Community Support Worker

Website Community Link Connexions Inc.

Expanding Capacity, Capability and Understanding

Community Link is pleased to offer a unique Support Worker position in the Shawnigan Lake area to a compassionate individual who is interested in providing one-to-one support to a young man living with a developmental disability. Reliability will be essential for this position that will offer a three week break over Christmas and one week in the summer. The successful applicant will be self-motivated and competent in the realm of relationship building, life skills development, and fostering personal growth.

This permanent part-time position consists of two 11.5-hour shifts from 6:15-5:45pm with the potential of occasional 6-hour shift from 9am to 3pm. The applicant must be patient, kind, warm and engaging with the ability to interact on the client’s terms. Tolerance and patience with constant talk about movies and the ability to listen and use interests as teaching/mentoring moments will be an asset.

Wage

The hourly pay for this low-key permanent position is $20.00 with 6% vacation pay plus $50 dollars per week towards the cost of gas.

Duties will include

Life skills support, transportation to and from day program in Duncan, and leisure activities. A personal interest in popular culture, in particular movies and books, is an asset.

Basic Job Requirements

One-year minimum related education, training or experience working with individuals with cognitive challenges in a community residential setting, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

  • Valid British Columbia Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Good driving record/clean Driver’s Abstract
  • A reliable car to provide transportation to and from day program
  • Clear Criminal Record check
  • First Aid/CPR Certificate
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Non-judgmental discrete and confidential

To Apply

Please send cover letter and resume via email to tina.fabbro@clcx.ca

The position is available in in September 2018

Closing date for this posting is September 28, 2018

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Please note: This job posting has been provided by an employer external to Global Vocational Services Inc. GVS is not responsible for the accuracy of the content or the conduct of the employer.

To apply for this job email your details to tina.fabbro@clcx.ca.