40 hr Awake Overnight Worker-Rosslyn-SPD-Edmonton

McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association - Edmonton, AB (29 days ago)

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Hours: Sunday—Thursday 11:00pm—7:00am; 40 awake hours per week

Details: In this position you will assist three (3) individuals with developmental and physical disabilities and some complex behaviours to enrich their quality of life in their homes and communities. Due to a difficult bus schedule at this shift schedule, having a valid license and a vehicle would be an asset, however not required.

Why Work For McMan:

  • An opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities
  • A chance to work with a team of dedicated staff
  • Comprehensive benefits package that begins day one of employment
  • Generous paid time off
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development; paid training
  • A commitment to a healthy work life balance
  • The ability to work with an agency that appreciates YOU !

In your role you will:

  • Connect with and develop helping relationships with individuals with disabilities
  • Acting as a strong advocate for individuals in the community
  • Work effectively as a team with the individual and their support team to help achieve their goals
  • Completion of daily documentation
  • Support and participate in recreation and leisure activities
  • Perform administrative and cleaning duties relating to the operation of the home
  • Participate in on-going program development

As one of the ideal candidates, you possess:

  • Completion of High School diploma
  • Six (6) months experience working within the Human Services field
  • Equivalencies may be considered
  • Security Clearance Check; including the Vulnerable Persons Sector Check (from within the last 6 months)
  • Standard First Aid—Level C CPR + AED
  • Valid Class 5 drivers license, current drivers abstract, and auto insurance is an asset, however not required
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Computer/Word processing skills
  • Ability to assist with personal care, lifts and transfers, g-tube feeding
  • Ability to implement behaviour management
  • Desire to see individuals succeed

Rate of Pay: $17.06—$18.11 per hour; depending on experience and education

Closing Date: February 22, 2018

Competition #: 10ROSAON—440 (Please quote on cover letter or resume)

Please apply to McMan Human Resources:

Mail: 11016-127th Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5M 0T2

Fax : (780) 409-9419

For more information please visit our website at www.mcman.ca

Thank you for your interest. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent