We are looking for two outgoing, enthusiastic, energetic people to work as personal support workers 1 or 2 shifts per week.
These positions are integral members of his team. The shifts that are available are Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and every other Monday. The shift starts at 7:30 a.m. until 7:30 a.m. the next day. Pay is based on a 24 hr shift. Starting rate is between $275 - $290 depending upon experience.
Our son is a very good natured, ambulatory, easy going 32 year old who has Angelman Syndrome. (www.angelman.org) He has a fantastic sense of humour and loves being with his family and friends. He loves watching his home movies, going for drives and being treated like the Prince he believes he is!
We need you to take him to his scheduled community activities at various locations throughout the city in your dependable vehicle.
- Parkinson Rec programs, cooking, art, drama, bingo
- Low impact exercise classes
- Cool Arts program
- Special Olympics bowling
- Movies and hanging out with his friends
Duties also include continuously working on life skills, communication and planning fun and engaging activities. He lives in his own home so housecleaning, laundry and cooking healthy meals (leaning towards vegetarian/vegan) are required. Working with other members of his support team and family to ensure he has an active and fulfilling life in the community.
Qualities required include patience, reliability, punctuality and the maturity to advocate on his behalf when necessary. Preference will be given to those with experience and/or training in this field but is not a requirement. All members of his team have had their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.
- Criminal record check
- Drivers abstract
- $3 million ICBC liability insurance
- Valid CPR/first aide certificate
We appreciate everyone who applies for this position but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Part-time hours: 24-48 per week
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: $275.00-$290.00 per day