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New Leaf Enterprises / Easter Seals Nova Scotia Program Assistant (Summer Student Position) Temporary in Halifax, NS

New Leaf Enterprises / Easter Seals Nova Scotia

Branch Halifax NS CA

Position:
Program Assistant (Summer Student Position)
Location:
Halifax, NS

Provide the Client Services Instructor with a written bi-weekly report of the accomplishments to date with respect to client training goals….

PURPOSE

To work with clients of New Leaf Enterprises individually and in small groups to assist them in meeting work related goals allowing them to increase their independence and improve their skills so they can enjoy greater community integration.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must have been a full-time student during 2017-18 and must be accepted to attend a post secondary institution full time in September 2018
  • Must be a Canadian resident, legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Must be between 15 and 30 years of age
  • Good communication skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to function as part of a team
  • Sensitivity to the needs and goals of persons with disabilities
  • Experience working with adults with physical and intellectual disabilities a definite asset

DUTIES

  • Work in all program areas to establish a rapport with clients in the centre
  • In cooperation with the Client Services Instructor in the centre, determine specific goal areas for clients
  • Work in community locations and in the centre to help clients achieve their identified goals
  • Provide the Client Services Instructor with a written bi-weekly report of the accomplishments to date with respect to client training goals
  • Produce a final report for the Executive Director and Client Services Instructor outlining the goals accomplished and the level of success with respect to individual clients
  • Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $12.00 /hour

Experience:

  • working with persons with disabilities: 1 year

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Halifax, NS, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-25
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