Job Type: Permanent Hours per Week: Various Hours Available Start Date: On-Going
Salary: $18.40/hour Location: Calgary
Calgary Alternative Support Services (CASS) is continuously looking for enthusiastic people for Community Support Worker roles. As a Community Support Worker you will support a diverse clientele develop and maintain a healthy lifestyle by promoting positive mental health and through facilitating recreational & leisure activities in the community.
Schedules can fluctuate depending on client needs, and shifts are available during the day, evening and weekend. The hourly rate begins at $18.40/hour and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probationary period (90 days), completion of mandatory training and submission of completion documents.
All CASS staff are required to provide a Police Information and Vulnerable Sector check. CASS will accept Police & Vulnerable sector checks completed within the last six (6) months.
Disability Studies Diploma or equivalent
Successful candidates will complete mandatory training within 3 months of hire:
Emergency First Aid;
Non-Violent Crisis Intervention;
Health and Safety;
Introduction to Your Role;
Challenging Behaviours (Part I&II). The majority of these course are offered either online or in-house.
Knowledge in supporting adults with developmental disabilities preferred