Surex Community Services Part-Time/Casual Part Time in Toronto, ON

Surex Community Services

Branch Toronto ON CA

Toronto, ON

You interact with our people in a respectful and dignified manner consistent with their legal, civil and human rights….

Surex Community Services is a community-based non profit organization providing support and assistance for adults with developmental disabilities living in a group home settings. All Surex staff will promote social inclusion, provide choice, facilitate independence in directing supports and assistance and respect the rights of adults in service.

As a staff member of Surex it is our expectation :

  • You interact with our people in a respectful and dignified manner consistent with their legal, civil and human rights.
  • Actively listen to and observe people in order to empower them to exercise preferences, be self directed and learn.
  • Provide choice by creating and offering options in day to day living experiences.
  • Promote social inclusion by accessing the community for goods, services, recreation and social intereaction.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Ensuring health and safety of our people
  • Implementing positive behaviour support, crisis intervention
  • Teach new skills (e.g. independent living, self advocacy)
  • Supporting self-determination and self-direction of our people
  • Working with family members
  • Medication administration
  • Assisting with home skills such as meal planning and preparation, housekeeping and budgeting
  • The provision of personal care and hygiene

Required Qualifications:

  • DSW diploma or related post-secondary education preferred
  • Related work experience of more than 1 year
  • Able to work well in a team environment as well as independently
  • Able to perform delegated tasks with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Able to respond to a flexibile work schedule involving shifts or emergency staffing needs
  • Must be available to work shift work, evenings, weekends and holidays
  • Valid First Aid and CPR, Safe Management

You will be required to provide 3 work related references at time of interview.

Upon hire, you will be required to provide a current policy vulnerable sector screening, including medical check.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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