OverviewCatholic Social Services Community Disability Worker Contract in Wainwright, AB
Catholic Social Services
Branch Wainwright AB CA
Community Disability Worker
Motivated, compassionate and organized, you enthusiastically assist with daily living activities and social events supporting dignity, independence and…
Competition #: 15-068
Job Category: Contract Part Time
Number of hours per week: 24
One contract awake overnight position with the possibility of becoming permanent is available for 24 hours per week.
You can change the world of someone in your neighborhood. As a Community Disability Worker, you provide high quality group care supporting adults with developmental disabilities. You will be joining an established Agency that is guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility, compassion and respect. With more than 50 years of service delivery, Catholic Social Services is one of the largest multi-function social services agencies in Canada, with more than 1600 staff, and 2000 volunteers delivering 130+ programs through Central and Northern Alberta. Motivated, compassionate and organized, you enthusiastically assist with daily living activities and social events supporting dignity, independence and empowerment. Open to learning new things, you want to become skilled in providing personal care, supporting behavioral challenges, helping with medical needs or implementing programs tailored to individual needs. As our programs operate on a 24 hour basis, shift work is required and may include weekends, depending on the needs of the program.
Your grade 12 education (or equivalent) is preferably supported by some experience working with persons with developmental disabilities and complex medical and behavioural needs. A vehicle and valid driver’s license are assets, but not required for these rewarding opportunities.
The salary range for this position is $17.71-$18.79 per hour based on qualifications and experience
We thank all applicants. If you skill set matches that of other competitions, you may be also considered for other competitions. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
We offer flexibility and a supportive working environment.
Police Information Check including vulnerable sector search, Intervention Record Check and/or summary of driving record are conditions of employment and the financial responsibility of the candidate.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
As a Catholic social services agency we are guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility,
compassion and respect.
Closing Date: April 01, 2015
1037A 2 Avenue
Phone: (780) 842-6899
Fax: (780) 842-6887
Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Wainwright, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-24