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Community Support Worker

Community Support Worker

ID: 
60793
Expiry Date: 
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 8am
Job Type: 
Full-Time
Region: 
Campbell River Region
City: 
Campbell River
Company: 
Campbell River and District Association for Community Living
Industry: 
Other
Wage: 
TBD
Details: 
NATURE OF POSITION: Day programs relief
Qualifications & Experience: 
REQUIREMENTS: Valid Class IV Driver's License, current First Aid and CPR, negative TB test results, current Criminal Record Check as per Association policy, and a completed Physicians Approval of Health. Food Safe Certification and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention also required.
QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: Human Services Certification or certification in a relevant field preferred. Three to six month prior job experience (paid orvolunteer), working with people with developmental disabilities. Preference given to those with previous experience working with people with a dual diagnosis ad challenging behavior. Must display a proven ability to calmly and effectively work with individuals with complex behavioral and emotional needs. Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as basic computer knowledge. Program development and report writing skills are preferred and the ability to work with individual and family in program development. Must display enthusiasm, energy and a willingness to be flexible in adapting to a varied schedule. Must be physically fit, willing and able to meet all physical demands of the job, including swimming. Must be comfortable and willing to work independently. Preferred applicants will have experience providing programming focused on the arts, or willingness to learn.
How to apply: 
Email or fax Michelle Albrecht, Human Resources at:
careers@cradacl.bc.ca
or fax: 250-286-3732