The Community Support Worker (CSW) assists 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.

Job Title: Community Support Worker | #1120
Location: Vancouver
Start Date: 30 September 2019
Term/Status: Temporary Full Time
Schedule/Hours: Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 7:30-15:00  //  37.5 hours per week
Hourly Wage: $21.50-$22.65 per collective agreement

What We Offer:

  • An extensive employer paid benefits package that includes healthcare and dental
  • Municipal Pension Plan
  • On-the-job training
  • Professional development
  • Community involvement
  • An inclusive work environment

Requirements/Education/Experience:

  • Degree or Diploma in area directly related to supporting people with developmental disabilities such as Social Services, Human Services, or Education.
  • 1-2 years of experience working with people with developmental disabilities in vocational & community settings.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully implement instructional and proactive training programs for clients.
  • Must be able to perform lifts and transfers of 40lbs & ability to go in chlorinated swimming pools.
  • Experience with principles of positive behaviour management.
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance
  • Satisfactory Driver’s Abstract
  • Unrestricted Class 4 Driver’s License
  • Access to a vehicle for business use
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
  • Demonstrated competency in English
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Eligible to work in Canada

This position requires union membership

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Posted by human resources in: Community & Day Programs, Department, Full-Time, Job Status