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Position Details: Community Disability Worker- Children and Youth Services Relief

Location: Sherwood Park, AB
Openings: 1
Salary Range: $15.61 - $20.15 per hour

Description:

Position: Community Disability Worker
Location: Various
Hours: Relief - various


Overview

Family Support services provides services to families and their children within Sherwood Park, Fort Saskatchewan, and surrounding areas.  This program provides services to individuals from birth to 18 years old with various physical and mental disabilities.

The Children and Youth Services program is hiring indidviduals with positive, motivating, and engaging attitudes to support our clients in their homes and out in the community.  Individuals would be confident in working independently within family's homes and as part of a team during group programs.  

Hours of Work: Relief - evenings and weekends


Duties and Responsibilities
  • Support clients in daily routines and activities as required
  • Engage in program activities within the center and community recreational activities
  • Perform and assist with personal care, administering medications, wheel chair transfers
  • Attend training and staff meetings as required
  • Report to the program coordinator
Requirements
  • Permanent Canadian resident
  • Grade 12 and/or equivilant education, experience, and training working with children in the disability and mental health sector
  • Valid Alberta Driver's License and Vehicle
  • Able to provide a Clear Criminal Record Check (with a vulnerable sector check)and Child Intervention Check prior to commenceing employment
  • Ability to lift, transfer, and pivot with ease

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