Nights Community Disability Worker (full time) - Barrhead
Job Number: J1119-0713
Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time
City: Barrhead, Alberta
Closing Date: Until filled
Hiring Manager: Marie Stad - Program Manager
Compensation: $17.09 - $20.00/Hour (+$3/hr complex needs rate)
Program 336-43 - Auto Alley
WJS Canada is hiring a highly qualified Disability Support Worker for a residential home in Barrhead to support/supervise individuals with challenging behaviours and developmental disabilities including: developmental delays, epilepsy, Disruptive Behavior Disorder and PTSD. Challenging behaviours will occur on a daily basis and therefore, only those with previous experienced with de-escalation techniques and providing supports to persons with high behaviours and complex needs will be contacted for an interview.
**As a Complex Needs program this qualifies for an additional $3/hr to the regular wage**
Barrhead is a town in central Alberta, located 1.5 hours northwest of Edmonton.
Only applicants with a minimum of 2 years experience working with individuals with significant mental health concerns, aggressive behaviours and/or trauma will be interviewed for this challenging position. Please provide a cover letter detailing your suitability for this role.
**10 awake hours at regular wage ($17-20 + $3 complex needs rate); 4 sleep hours at $15/hr
*** Prior to confirmation of employment all applicants must provide a current (dated within 3 months of hiring date) Criminal Record Check and Ministry Check. These checks can take up to 6 weeks to obtain, please ensure you prepare accordingly.
WJS Canada’s mission is ‘We serve individuals and families with high quality, personalized, and culturally responsive support’. The social supports we provide for families, emphasizes building relationships to enhance the family's strengths and achieve goals that address their needs for support in areas of struggle.
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