The Senior Support Worker plans, implements, and oversees the day to day activities of a program.  Participates in program development, procedures formulation, program evaluation, scheduling, and financial operations.

Job Title: Senior Support Worker | #1155
Location: Vancouver
Start Date: As soon as possible
Term/Status: Permanent Full Time
Schedule/Hours: Primarily Monday to Friday daytime with some flexibility to work the occasional Saturday // 37.5 hours per week
Hourly Wage: $24.36-$25.65 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.
  • 2 years of experience working with people with developmental disabilities in community settings.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully implement instructional and proactive training programs for clients.
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate multiple activities, scheduling, and resource allocation.
  • Experience implementing positive behavior support programs for those at risk, preferred.
  • Must be able to swim in chlorinated pools.
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Unrestricted Class 4 Driver’s License
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Computer literacy and knowledge/ experience of Microsoft Office Suite
  • 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