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Calgary Alternative Support Services Residential Support Worker Temporary in Calgary, AB

Calgary Alternative Support Services

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Residential Support Worker
Location:
Calgary, AB

The duties include healthy meal preparation and grocery shopping, household cleaning and maintenance, personal care, client engagement and interaction, outings…

Calgary Alternative Residential Services is looking for a Residential Support Worker to support 1 male with a profound developmental disability, autistic tendencies with delayed echolalia, and epilepsy in his home. The duties include healthy meal preparation and grocery shopping, household cleaning and maintenance, personal care, client engagement and interaction, outings in the community, attending medical appointments, medication administration and documentation.

Average: 36 Awake Hours / Week and 28 Sleep Hours / Week

  • After a standard 90-day/3-month probationary period ends; the salary has the potential to increase to $4,408.44/Month, and the closing date/deadline for submitting applications to this job vacancy is Thursday, July 30/2015.

Required Education:
Diploma or equivalent Disability Studies

Required Training:
A Police Check is required from all CASS Staff. The successful applicant will have/or complete the following training within three months of being hired; Abuse Awareness Training, First Aid, CPI, Health & Safety Training, Medication Administration, Introduction to Your Role and Challenging Behaviours (Parts I & II) online material. Some of these courses are available here at CASS.

Experience:
Knowledge in supporting adults with developmental disabilities mandatory

Other Required Skills:
How to Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and a resume stating the position applied for and send to our Human Resources department via the following options: Email: [email protected] Fax: 403.283.0691 Mail to: Calgary Alternative Support Services 2335 – 30th Avenue NE Calgary, AB T2E 7C7. Only those applicants suitable to work with this client will be interviewed – no phone calls please.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-23
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