Nights Community Disability Support Worker (4 hrs sleep) - Slave Lake
Job Number: J0620-0885
Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time
City: Slave Lake, Alberta
Hours of Work Per Week: 32-40
Scheduled Days & Hours Each Week: 7pm to 7am, 8 hours regular time and 4 hours sleep. Shift rotation will consist of 3 days on and 3 days off including weekends and holidays.
Number Of Positions: 2
Hiring Manager Name & Title: Dorita Dias - Program Manager
Compensation: $22.72 - $24.30/Hour
The WJS Canada Community Disability Services program in Slave Lake, AB, helps people with developmental disabilities become active and involved in their communities. In our passion to improve lives and develop life skills, we encourage inclusion and participation through community living and life skill coaching, career development, rest and relief for care-givers and family support. Our wide range of local programs and services includes supported independent and semi independent living, behaviour consultation, mental health and physical care.
The Overnight Community Disability Support Worker, working 32-40 hrs/wk, (7pm - 7am), is a front-line role who assists persons with complex needs, mental health concerns, and/or developmental disabilities to live in and actively participate in their community. During overnight hours they ensure a consistent, healthy and safe environment for the persons in care and are available to provide immediate support in crisis situations. In the event of an emergent situation sleep staff will be responsible for awake responsibilities.
This position reports to an assigned Team Leader.
***This 12 hour shift position is 8 hours complex needs rate (reg rate $19.72-$21.30/hr + $3/hr) AND 4 sleep hours, paid at $15/hr***
*** Prior to confirmation of employment all applicants must provide a current (dated within 6 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 'Strengthening people and communities with innovative, individualized services'. The support 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. Services are individualized and based on the family's belief that their own internal resources can be strengthened and that other helpful skills can be developed. For more information on WJS, services and career opportunities, visit www.wjscanada.com
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