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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

  • #20-022- Relief- 15hrs per week/ 1530-1830/ Monday to Friday

  • #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

  • #20-049-RES- 18hrs per week / Friday 1600-2200 / Saturday 1000-2200
  • #20-028- 2.5hrs per week/ Monday 0830-1100 
  • #20-054- RESPITE- 40 Flexible hours per month 

Spruce Grove Openings

  •  #20-008 RES (Mar. ’19) - 18.5 hrs/week (Friday 1530-2200, Saturday 1000-2200) Class 4 required within 3 months

  • #20-050 RES - 20hrs per week / Sunday 1000-2200 / Saturday 1000-1800 **Start date Sept. 29, 2019

Edmonton Openings

  • #20-003 (Mar. ’19) - contractual until September 12, 2019 *** must have verified Nursing, HCA, or 5 years verified experience working with complex medical support needs
    20 WAKE OVERNIGHT hrs week/ (Friday 2200-2400, Saturday 0000-0800, 2200-2400, Sunday 0000-0800) 

  • #20-058- 42 hrs/week - Monday 1600-2200/ Tuesday 1600-2200/ Wednesday 1600-2200/ Thursday 1600-2200/ Friday 1600-2200/ Saturday 1000-2200 Posting closes Sept 9, 2019
  • #20-059- 20 WAKE OVERNIGHT hrs week/ (Friday 2200-2400, Saturday 0000-0800, 2200-2400, Sunday 0000-0800) Posting closes Sept 9, 2019 
  • #20-060- 50 WAKE OVERNIGHT hrs week/ Sunday - Thursday overnights 2200-0800 Posting Closes Sept 10, 2019

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