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McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association Temporary Team Leader – Calder Shared Living Temporary in Edmonton, AB

McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Temporary Team Leader – Calder Shared Living
Location:
Edmonton, AB

¨ Valid class 5 drivers license, current drivers abstract and auto insurance are required. In this position you will lead a team of staff who will assist three…

Hours: Monday to Friday 1:00pm—9:00pm; 40 awake hours per week

Details: In this position you will lead a team of staff who will assist three (3) individuals with developmental and physical disabilities and some complex behaviours to enrich their quality of life in their homes and communities. This position is temporary until January 2018.

Why Work For McMan:

¨ An opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities

¨ A chance to work with a team of dedicated staff

¨ Comprehensive benefits package that begins day one of employment

¨ Generous vacation allowance and personal days

¨ Opportunities for professional growth and development; paid training

¨ A commitment to a healthy work life balance

¨ The ability to work with an agency that appreciates YOU !

In your role you will:

¨ Connect with and develop helping relationships with individuals with disabilities

¨ Act as a strong advocate for individuals in the community

¨ Work effectively as a team with the individual and their support team to help achieve their goals

¨ Program creation, implementation and evaluation

¨ Oversee and coordinate all aspects of case management; including support plan development and implementation

¨ Completion of daily documentation

¨ Support and participate in recreation and leisure activities

¨ Perform administrative and cleaning duties relating to the operation of the home

¨ Staff supervision, evaluations and training

¨ Participate in on-going program development

As one of the ideal candidates, you possess:

¨ One (1) year towards completion of a Degree or Diploma in Disabilities Studies or the Human Services field

¨ Two (2) years experience working within the Human Services field; plus six (6) months supervisory experience

¨ Equivalencies may be considered

¨ Police Information Check; including the Vulnerable Persons Sector Check (from within the last 6 months)

¨ Valid class 5 drivers license, current drivers abstract and auto insurance are required

¨ Standard First Aid—Level C CPR + AED

¨ Strong verbal and written communication skills

¨ Computer/Word processing skills

¨ Ability to assist with personal care

¨ Ability to implement behaviour management

¨ Desire to see individuals succeed

Rate of Pay: $25.03—$26.55 per hour; depending on experience and education

Closing Date: Open until a suitable candidate is found

Competition #: 10SOUTTL—177 (Please quote on resume or letter of intent)

Please apply to McMan Human Resources:

Mail: 11016-127th Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5M 0T2

Fax : (780) 409-9419

For more information please visit our website at www.mcman.ca

Thank you for your interest. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Temporary

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • supervisory: 1 year
  • supporting individuals with disabilities in a residential setting: 1 year

Required license or certification:

  • Class 5 drivers license, current drivers abstract and auto insurance

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-12
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