Developmental Services Worker

MIDDLESEX COMMUNITY LIVING - Strathroy, ON (30+ days ago)

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Vision Statement:

Valued Citizens, Inclusive Communities

Mission Statement:

Middlesex Community Living is committed to supporting citizens with a developmental disability to achieve their fullest potential and to foster the development of inclusive communities.

Qualifications:

  • Developmental Service Worker Diploma, BA in a Social Science, Social Service Worker, PSW, Child Youth Worker, post- secondary students with experience in the sector.
  • Working with people who have a developmental disability in their community.
  • Interpersonal skills in communicating and counseling the people receiving support.
  • Creative skills to develop support strategies to enable people to achieve the outcomes that are most important to them.
  • Teaching skills to support people to enhance their skills and abilities.
  • Knowledge of community resources.
  • Valid First Aid, CPR and CPI. Pharmacology preferred.
  • Understanding of responsibilities under the Occupational Health and Safety Act.
  • G license

Required education:

College Diploma or equivalent

Required experience:

Support Care: 1 year

Please be advised that a reference check may be conducted as part of the selection process.

Your interest in this opportunity is appreciated. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. Successful candidates, as a condition of job offer, would be required to provide a satisfactory vulnerable police sector check (original document) completed in the last 6 months.

Middlesex Community Living is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and

appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this process, please inform the organization's representative of your need for accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $19.56 to $21.90 /hour

Language:

  • English (Preferred)
  • French (Preferred)