Community Support Worker | Casual

August 12, 2021

Why do people select a particular job? Money, schedule, and fun? How about all of that? Developmental Disabilities Association needs Community Support Workers (CSW) to assist clients with their physical, vocational, recreational, social, emotional, and daily life skill development. The CSW supports clients to achieve the greatest degree of independence and quality of life as possible. Since 1952, the Developmental Disabilities Association has been helping thousands of people in BC with developmental disabilities reach their full potential through support and advocacy. Come see what we are about. Go to for all of our latest blogs and podcasts and scroll to the bottom of the page to connect with us on social!

Job Title: Community Support Worker
Location: Vancouver
Start Date: ASAP
Term/Status: Casual
Hourly Wage: $28.25 + 10.6% in lieu of benefits

What We Offer:

  • On-the-job training
  • Professional development
  • Community involvement
  • An inclusive work environment


  • Degree or Diploma in area directly related to supporting people with developmental disabilities such as Social Sciences, Human Services, or Education
  • 1 – 2 years of experience working with people with developmental disabilities
  • Experience with Dual Diagnosis preferred
  • Must be able to safely support clients in swim & water relaxation in community pools – includes entry into chlorinated water
  • Minimum availability of 3 shifts per week
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Class 4 Driver’s License OR use of  a vehicle for work with business class insurance
  • Satisfactory Driver’s Abstract
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
  • Demonstrated competency in English written and verbal communication
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Position involves assisting clients with personal care needs

Training is provided for: Client personal care & Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification


This position requires union membership

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