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Job Description

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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: $16.15 to $19.87 per hour; Sleep Rate: $15.00 per hour.

 Openings

  • #20-00 - RELIEF -  Various hours within various programs in Stony Plain, Spruce Grove, Edmonton & Parkland County

Stony Plain Openings

 

  • #20-034- SIL- 20hrs per week/ 1700-2100/ Monday to Friday 
  • #20-036- RES- 31hrs per week/ Friday 1600 – 2200/ Saturday 0800 – 2000/ Sunday 0800 – 1500/ Monday 1500 – 2100
  • #20-067- 16.5 wake + 18 sleep hrs per week / Friday 2200-2400/ Saturday 0000-1000 Saturday 2200-2400/ Sunday 0000-1000 Sunday 2200-2400/ Monday 0000-0830 Temporary Contract NOV 1-30, 2019 (Posting Closes November 3, 2019) 

Spruce Grove Openings

  •  #20-008 RES- 6.5 hrs/week (Friday 1530-2200) Class 4 required within 3 months

  • #20-050 RES - 20hrs per week / Sunday 1000-2200 / Saturday 1000-1800 

Edmonton Openings

  • #20-063- 9 hrs/week / Sunday 1200-2100 Posting Closes October 2, 2019) 
  • #20-055- 22.5hrs/week( 15.5 wake, 7.0 sleep) Friday 1630-2400/ Saturday (0000-0700 sleep)/  Saturday  0700-1500 
  • #20-068- 12 hrs/ week (+3 hrs alternating Saturdays) - Respite- Tuesday/Wednesday/ Thursday/ Friday/ Alt. Saturdays (Flexible 3hrs/day) *male applicants preferred* (Posting Closes November 11, 2019) 

 

  • #20-069- 24hrs/week(10 wake, 14sleep) Friday 2200-2400/ Saturday (0000-0700 sleep)/  Saturday  0700-1000 / Saturday 2200-2400/ Sunday (0000-0700 sleep)/  Sunday 0700-1000 (Weekend Overnights) Contract Position: December 30, 2019- December 4, 2020 (Posting Closes November 18, 2019) 

 

  • #20-066- With Complex Medical Needs- 33 hrs per week / Sunday 1400-2200/ Wednesday - Friday 1500-2100/ Saturday 1300-2000 

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