The Disability Support Worker provides assistance to adults with intellectual disabilities to reach their life goals and build connections to the community. Our employees give people the support to contribute to the community in valuable ways through living independently in their own homes, obtaining employment, building relationships and having equal access to opportunities that many take for granted.
What our employees do daily will vary depending on the personal goals and interests of the person or people they are assisting. Some things you could do in your role of a disability support worker include:
You must have a valid drivers license to be considered for these positions. Access to a vehicle an asset.
The successful applicant will be asked to provide a Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search and both a Child and Adult Abuse Registry check upon hire at their own expense (in light of long processing times for these checks we encourage applicants to apply early – this will reduce wait time to begin employment).
Successful candidates will be team players who demonstrate a positive attitude and the desire to support people with intellectual disabilities to reach their goals and be participating members of the community.
Starting Wage $13.00 – $13.75 hourly, depending on qualifications. Competitive comprehensive benefits available .
Please indicate in your cover letter “DAY SERVICES” when applying for this position.
We thank all applicants in advance; only those chosen for interviews will be contacted.
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