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Job Posting

Community Support Worker

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.

Required Education:

Disability Studies Diploma or equivalent

Required Training:

Successful candidates will complete mandatory training within 3 months of hire:

  • Emergency First Aid;
  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention;
  • Health and Safety;
  • Abuse Awareness;
  • Introduction to Your Role;
  • Challenging Behaviours (Part I&II). The majority of these course are offered either online or in-house.

Experience:

Knowledge in supporting adults with developmental disabilities preferred

Other Requirements:

A Police Information and Vulnerable Sector Check less than 6 months old.

Must have valid Driver’s License and reliable vehicle.

How to apply?

Please email your resume and cover letter to: jobs@c-a-s-s.org and include your First Name, Last Name and Job Reference number in the subject line.

Alternative ways to submit your resume:
Fax: 403.283.0691
Mail: Calgary Alternative Support Services Attn: Jobs at CASS;
2335 - 30th Avenue NE Calgary Alberta, T2E 7C7

Only applicants suitable for the role will be contacted. No phone calls please.