If you are an expert in helping people with disabilities to reach their full potential and also would like a job with a flexible schedule, the Life Skills Worker position at Developmental Disabilities is the job for you then. We are seeking a highly independent, organized, and flexible individual to provide comprehensive and effective support to adults with disabilities who live independently. Experience working with individuals with concurrent disorders is an asset.
Since 1952, Developmental Disabilities Association has been helping thousands of people in BC with developmental disabilities reach their full potential through support and advocacy. We create extended networks of support, invest in individual needs, and strive for an inclusive and safe community. Come see what we’re all about. Go to www.develop.bc.ca for our latest blogs and then connect with us on social and say hello! Facebook: @dda604 Twitter: @dda604 Instagram: @developdda
JOB TITLE: LIFE SKILLS WORKER | #1807
SERVICE AREA: Vocational & Community Services
START DATE: November 15, 2023
TERM/STATUS: Permanent Full Time
SCHEDULE/HRS: Flex Time // 37.5 hours per week
HOURLY WAGE: $27.29 as per collective agreement
The nature of this position is to provide comprehensive and effective support to individuals living independently.
Standard requirements of the Life Skills Worker include:
• Criminal Record Clearance
• Medical Clearance
• Satisfactory Driver’s Abstract
• Unrestricted Class 4 Driver’s License
• Valid First Aid/CPR
• Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
• Demonstrated competency in English
• Basic computer literacy
• Eligible to work in Canada
WHAT WE OFFER:
• A fully employer-paid, comprehensive health and welfare benefits plan
• Municipal Pension Plan
• Educational and training opportunities
*This position is open to male and female applicants.
*This position requires Union membership.
For more information, please visit our website at www.develop.bc.ca
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.