OverviewCatholic Social Services Community Disbility Worker III Contract in Red Deer, AB
Catholic Social Services
Branch Red Deer AB CA
Community Disbility Worker III
Red Deer, AB
Experience with persons with developmental disabilities and with personal care. As a Catholic social services agency, we are guided by faith to care for and…
Competition #: 15-062
Job Category: Contract Full Time
Number of hours per week: 40
Two full time contractual 40 hour per week positions available
At Catholic Social Services we believe that all people have value and self-worth. 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.
As a Community Disability Worker you would take a leadership role in promoting the independence, self-determination and overall health and safety of the individuals in our care. You would enhance the everyday quality of life of persons with developmental disabilities by providing physical assistance, emotional support and personal care, as well as assistance with accessing recreation/leisure activities and community inclusion opportunities. Your role would also include responsibility for assisting with developing individual service plans.
We are looking for people with the passion to expand the quality of life of another, as well as the following qualifications:
Grade 12 or equivalent and two years of related experience
Experience working with individuals with complex medical and behavioural needs
Experience with persons with developmental disabilities and with personal care
Class 5 driver’s license and driver’s abstract
Criminal Record Check with vulnerable sector search included
Alberta Children’s Services Intervention Record Check
The salary range for this position is $20.84 to $22.12 per hour and is calculated based on qualifications.
We offer flexibility, a comprehensive benefits package and a supportive working environment .
Police Information Check, Intervention Record Check and/or summary of driving record are conditions of employment and the financial responsibility of the candidate.
We thank all applicants. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted
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
Red Deer, Alberta
Phone: (403) 347-8844
Fax: (403) 342-1890
Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Red Deer, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-24