Community Service Worker

The Good Samaritan Society - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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PROGRAMS FOR PERSONS WITH
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (PPDD)
AUPE
Preference Will Be Given To Internal Candidates
All Candidates Will Be Considered Eight Days After The Posting Date
Closing Date Sep-16-2019
Hours of Work

Sunday - Tuesday

2300 - 1000 (awake)
Employment Type
Permanent Part Time 0.83 FTE

Location Edmonton West - Westpark

Wages
$15.00 - $20.18

Duties and Responsibilities

Community Service Workers are required to provide physical, emotional, and/or behavioural support to persons with developmental disabilities in all areas of daily living, recreation/leisure activities and community inclusion. Client support includes personal care, lifting and transferring, behavioural intervention, assistance with meal preparation, and housekeeping activities.

Qualifications

  • previous experience supporting persons with disabilities
  • behavioural experience and ability to implement behavioural programs
  • personal care experience and /or education
  • previous community inclusion experience and knowledge of community resources
  • strong verbal and written communication skills
  • computer skills required
  • ability to perform lifts and transfers per job requirements
Requirements

  • Valid First Aid and CPR Certification
All new employees are required to submit:
  • a current and clear Criminal Record Check and if applicable, a Vulnerable Sector Check that has been obtained no more than 90 calendar days prior to the hire date;
  • a tuberculosis screening that has been completed no more than 12 months prior to the hire date.