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Main Purpose

Through a Christian perspective, enable clients to pursue and achieve a better quality of life, empowering them to flourish.

Description

The CDSW is responsible for the supervision, work and home life skill development, and social skill development of the client. This person works primarily within a team setting, however, may also work independently within a program or through community access. This is front line position that has responsibility to support and facilitate the development of skills and competencies that will assist clients to pursue and fulfill their goals, objectives and aspirations.

Skills Required

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Equivalent of High School education from a recognized institution (or currently enrolled in High School)
  • Proficient command/comprehension of the English language
  • Police Information Check that does not disqualify you from employment
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in the use of basic office applications
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR
Additional Qualifications:
  • Medication Administration Training
  • Abuse Prevention & Response Protocol
  • Client Rights
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training
  • Community Disability Studies Certificate or related Human Service Education
  • Foundations Certificate
  • Open Futures Learning courses
  • Vehicle and Class 5 Driver’s License (Exception- Calgary) 
Years of Experience:
  • Less than six months of progressive, relevant experience working with persons with disabilities
 
Clients with Complex Needs:

Applicant must have:

  • One year formal education in a related field such as Community Disability Studies, Child and Youth Care, Community Mental Health Certificate, etc. & at least 1 year of experience with complex needs
  • In the absence of education, two years of experience with complex needs
  • In the absence of education and two years of experience with complex needs, five years in the community disability sector
  • Validated: Community Disability Studies, Child and Youth Care, Community Mental Health Certificate or 5 years complex support needs

 


Current Openings

 Salary

Dependent on relevant education and/or experience: wage range: CDSW - $16.15 to $19.87 per hour
w/Complex Needs - $19.15 to $22.87 per wake hour; Sleep Rate: $15.00 per hour

Coaldale Openings

  • #30-00- Relief- Various hours in various program

  • #30-22W1 - w/Behavioral Complex needs (Please review requirements posted above) 16hrs week   /  0800-1600   /  Saturday & Sunday 
  • #30-22W4 - w/ Behavioral Complex needs (Please review requirements posted above) 16hrs week   /  0800-1600   /  Saturday & Sunday 
  • # 30-002 - w/Behavioral Complex needs (Please review requirements posted above) 16hrs per week / 1600-2400 / Saturday & Sunday 

 

  • #30-035- 15hrs week/ Monday to Friday/ 0530-0830 *Female Preferred*
  • #30-043- 10 wake hrs week/ Every other weekend- Saturday 1000-2000 / Sunday 0800-1800 
  • #30-054- 28hrs week/ Sunday 1100-2000 /Thursday 1600-2100 /Friday 1600-2100 Saturday 1100-2000
  • #30-055- 8hrs week / Saturday & Sunday 1200-1600 
  • #30-057- 12hrs week/ Alternating Weekends/ Saturday & Sunday / 1200-2400 (Applications in review) 
  • #30-062- 12hrs week/ Alternating Weekends/ Saturday & Sunday 1200-2400 *Female Preferred* (Posting Closes: October 27, 2019) 

Lethbridge Openings

  • #30-017 -  w/ Medical Complex needs (Please review requirements posted above) 8hrs week / 0000-0800 / Alternating Saturday & Sunday (WAKE shift) *Female Preferred*
  • #30-033- w/ Medical Complex needs (Please review requirements posted above) 10hrs week/ 0700-1200/ Saturday & Sunday *Female Preferred*

 

  • #30-066- 22 wake hrs week/ Saturday 1200-2300/ Sunday 1200-2300 *Female Preferred* (Posting Closes November 11, 2019) 

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