Community Resource Workers 1 - Casual - Edmonton and Leduc

McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Details: In these positions you will assist various individuals with developmental and physical disabilities, mental health disorders and some complex behaviours to enrich their quality of life in their homes and communities. Due to pets in some homes, the successful candidates cannot have allergies.

When applying, please specify your preference for location of shifts: Edmonton or Leduc.

Hours: The hours for these positions are casual and can vary, including days, evenings, weekends and overnights.

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

¨ 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

¨ Act as a strong advocate for individuals in the community

¨ Work effectively as a team with the individuals and their support team to help achieve their goals

¨ Complete 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)

¨ Valid Class 5 drivers license, current drivers abstract and auto insurance are assets; however, not required

¨ Standard First Aid—Level C CPR + AED

¨ Strong verbal and written communication skills

¨ Computer/Word processing skills

¨ Ability to assist with personal care, lifts and transfers

¨ Experience assisting individuals with G-Tube feeding and Insulin Injections is an asset

¨ Ability to converse using Sign Language is an asset

¨ Ability to implement approved restrictive practices

¨ Desire to see individuals succeed

Rate of Pay: Edmonton - $17.06 per hour

Leduc - $18.11 per hour

Sleep rate - $15.00 per hour

Closing Date: July 4, 2019

Competition #: 10ECIREL—080 (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 Types: Casual, Permanent

Experience:

  • Human Services: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Licence:

  • Class 5 License, Drivers Abstract, and auto insurance (Preferred)