Welcome Home Residence Inc., is a family owned and operated residential home for adults with developmental and physical disabilities. Welcome Home has one residential program in Cumberland, Ontario and is currently looking to take on new staff members.
Our team is committed to finding those who enjoy making positive changes in the life of individuals, while providing adequate care and guidance. As a Developmental Service Worker, you will find yourself working actively in the community and will gain a sense of achievement in the work you complete.
The philosophy behind Welcome Home Residence is to focus on building skills, in the areas of; communication, hygiene, daily living, social and leisure skills through the principles of learning within a positive behaviour support framework. As an employee at Welcome Home Residence, you will facilitate a loving, safe family home away from home for each resident who is entrusted into our care.
Our team is currently looking for Full Time, Part Time, Casual and one overnight worker sleeper , who are comfortable working days, evenings and weekends.
Bachelor of Early Learning and Community Development
Child and Youth Care
Developmental Service Worker
Early Childhood Education
Community and Addiction Service Worker
Community and Justice Services
Autism Intervention Program (ABA)
BA in psychology
***Please note, a high school diploma combined with a minimum of 5 years experience in the field may be considered.
Daily requirements of the job may include:
Going out into the community
Assisting with daily living routines
Supporting residents in matters of personal hygiene and self-care
Writing detailed reports for case management
Communicating with health care providers and social workers
Maintaining a working relationship with schools and day programs
Maintaining cleanness of the home
Providing balanced and nutritional meals
Implementing Behavior Support Programs
De-escalating crisis situations
Undertaking administrative tasks and maintaining proper data collection
Mentoring, coaching, and supporting individuals
Encouraging positive behavior
Taking into account the physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual needs of each individual
Teaching new behaviors and skills through the use of Applied Behavior Analysis techniques and positive behavior supports
Providing a safe and flourishing household which will protect ones cultural identity, sexuality, beliefs and values while uplifting their self-esteem
Serious Inquiries only as we are committed to a strong team who will be consistent in this individuals life.
** Vehicle required as we are not on a bus route
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: $17.25 /hour