Job Posting 83644

Community Inclusion Assistant
Willowbridge Community Services
Southern Ontario
54 Brant Ave brantford on
closed 4 days ago (Tue, 24 May)
canada summer jobs / summer students  •  $15 per hour

 

Please forward your cover letter & resume in one document to by 4:30p.m. on or before, May 20, 2022. Note, applications that are not submitted to the email above will not be considered.

 


Willowbridge Community Services (formally known as Family Counselling Center of Brant - FCCB) is a not-for-profit organization offering developmental services and counselling, across Brantford and Brant areas. Here, we believe that everyone deserves relationship, community, and celebration.

 


The role:
We are looking for a dynamic Community Inclusion Assistant for the summer, who will work within our Day Program and will assist clients with development disabilities with participation in leisure, individual and group programs including our summer camp. In this position you are required to provide program participants with a variety of social, recreational and life skills based on the individual’s interests and goals using a person-centered approach. Working under the guidance of the program manager, you will assist individuals to live a good life, develop friendships, feel connected to community, develop a socially valued role, support individuals to independently set goals, develop skills and participate in leisure and social activities.
Please note that Willowbridge requires that all newly hired employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of being hired. We require proof of full vaccination, proof of a bona fide medical, or Human Rights Code exemption.


What We’re Looking For:
 High school diploma and between the ages of 18 -30 to be eligible for Canada Summer Jobs.
 Strong commitment to supporting individuals in actively participating in their community
 Able to support individuals in their daily living activities
 Ability to help plan and carry out activities for individuals and groups
 Able to support both adults and children
 Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
 CPR/First Aid Certificate (asset).

 

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