Community Living BC - Vernon, BC (30+ days ago)

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If you are looking for an opportunity to contribute your experience, knowledge and passion in a meaningful way, CLBC is the place for you!

Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) is a crown corporation responsible for arranging supports and services to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. CLBC employees strive to live our corporate vision of 'Lives filled with possibilities in welcoming communities'. More than just a job, CLBC is about compassion, commitment, contribution, collaboration and community.

The Role:
As a Facilitator at CLBC, you will represent CLBC as the primary contact for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. This includes

Confirming eligibility for CLBC funded services;
Supporting and facilitating access to generic services, informal support and CLBC funded services and allocation of small targeted amounts of funding.
Responding to crisis situations and resolving problems;
Coordinating services;
Creating and implementing individual support plans, which include informal and formal safeguards
Assist individuals and families to connect to their community to build on the strengths and assets of the individual
Assist the individual and their family in identifying the activities and resources required to reach their goals, by supporting the individual to explore their capacity and enhance their ability to make informed decisions.

Bachelor of Social Work Degree or equivalent.
Experience working in the Community Living field with children, youth or adults with developmental disabilities and their families.
The duties of this position may require you to transport vulnerable adults from time to time. Transportation arrangements must meet the operational requirements of CLBC. Use of own vehicle on expenses.

As a CLBC employee, you will receive a comprehensive benefits package, including a pension, flex days, generous vacation and special leave to attend to personal/family matters, life insurance, and salary protection for sick days and if needed, long-term disability. Our development policies and programs ensure continuous learning and offer an opportunity for professional development and skill-building

Additional Info:
Term/Status: Regular, Part-time - 35 hours bi-weekly
Classification/Salary: Social Program Officer (Growth to R24) / $54,310 to $71,507 annually

Successful applicants are subject to a Criminal Record Check (Criminal Records Review Act) and are required to provide a clean Driver's Abstract.

Note: An eligibility list may be established.

Closing date: May 28, 2019

Community Living BC is an equal opportunity employer.