OverviewNew Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL) Supported Living Facilitator Full Time in Fredericton, NB
New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL)
Branch Fredericton NB CA
Supported Living Facilitator
Human Services diploma or Post-secondary degree in the social sciences; Amanda Dobbelsteyn, Social Inclusion Coordinator….
The New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL) is looking for an enthusiastic, energetic individual committed to the vision, values and philosophy of inclusion. The Supportive Living Facilitator position is part of the Social Inclusion Program for persons with disabilities in New Brunswick. This position will be located in Fredericton and the successful candidate will work in the greater Fredericton area. This is a contract position, full time, 40 hours a week.
The Supported Living Facilitator will assist individuals with an intellectual disability to develop opportunities for social inclusion within their communities. This includes the development of personal support networks, facilitating connections to community and the monitoring of supported living arrangements.
Candidates should be able to demonstrate strength in the following areas:
Ability to work simultaneously on multiple tasks;
Oral and written communication, including mediation;
Problem solving and creative thinking skills;
Previous experience in working with persons with disabilities, knowledge of inclusive practices, and knowledge of the local community will be considered assets.
Qualified candidates will also possess the following requirements:
Human Services diploma or Post-secondary degree in the social sciences;
Experience working with individuals with a disability;
Valid driver’s license, a reliable vehicle necessary for work related duties and willingness to travel throughout the assigned work area and province;
Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Persons Check;
Ability to work independently and work flexible hours;
Bilingualism will be considered an asset.
Please forward resumes and cover letter no later than 4:30 pm, Wednesday January, 7 th 2015 to:
New Brunswick Association for Community Living
Attn: Amanda Dobbelsteyn, Social Inclusion Coordinator
800 Hanwell Road
Fredericton, NB E3B 2R7
Fax: (506) 453-4422
We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Fredericton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2014-12-17