Job Posting 79443

Residential Counsellor
Salvation Army Lawson Ministries Hamilton
Hamilton area
closes in 25 days (Tue, 22 Feb)
full time  •  19.43 per hour plus the $3 premium until March 31 2022

The Salvation Army Lawson Ministries Hamilton (SALMH) is committed to establishing a network of people who provide support and social inclusion to adults with developmental disabilities and their families.  We accomplish this through residential supports and day activities in supportive, caring environments that address individual needs.

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  • Developmental Social Worker Diploma or equivalent in Human Services field.
  • Experience working with adults with developmental disabilities and vulnerable populations.
  • Experience working with  behaviour support plans.
  • Experience developing, implementing and evaluation of  individualized program plans.                                
  • First Aid & Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation with Defibrillation training,                                                          

Non Violent Crisis Intervention training and Medication Administration is an asset.

  • Experience with providing personal care supports.
  • Current Police Check.
  • Good communication skills - verbal and written.
  • Experience with Computer literacy.

Please note this position is eligible for RRSP's and Health Benefits 

$19.43 per hour plus a $3 premium per hour until 03/31/2022

In support of our commitment to a healthy and safe workplace and community, The Salvation Army (TSA) has a vaccination requirement for all employees in Canada.  The successful candidate will be made an offer of employment on the condition of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and will be required to provide proof of full vaccination, prior to their employment start date. The requirement to be fully vaccinated is subject to provincial/territorial human rights legislation. If the candidate is unable to vaccinate for a reason protected by the Human Rights Code, a request for accommodation can be submitted and written proof satisfactory to TSA will be required.

If you feel that you have the skills to join our team , complete the below link.

The Salvation Army Lawson Ministries embraces a culture of diversity and inclusion and welcomes applications from all qualified persons.  We will accommodate candidates as required under applicable human rights legislation.   If you require a disability-related accommodation during this process, please inform us of your requirements.

We thank all applicants for applying; however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

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