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Community Support Worker - CSW2817

Job Type: Permanent

Hours per Week: 10 hours per week

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: $20.25

Location:


Description:

Calgary Alternative Possibilities (CAPA) is looking for Community Support Worker to provide supports to an individual in their own home and in the community. The CSW will focus on increasing skill development as well as assisting with daily living skills i.e. budgeting, household management, meal preparation, hygiene and medical appointments, emotional support and community inclusion. 

The schedule for this position is 10 hours per week on Saturday and Sunday with flexible shift times.

All CASS staff are required to provide a Police INformation Check including Vulnerable Sector Check. 

 

Required Education:
Disability Studies Diploma or equivalent

Required Training:

Successful applicants 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:
Previous experience providing community/residential supports to adults with developmental disabilities.

Other Required Skills:
Previous experience in the area of addictions is mandatory. A valid Driver's License and reliable vehicle are required.

How to Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and a resume stating position CSW2817 for and send to our Human Resources department via the following options: Email: jobs@c-a-s-s.org Fax: 403.283.0691 Mail to: Calgary Alternative Support Services 2335 - 30th Avenue NE Calgary, AB T2E 7C7. Only those applicants suitable to work with this client will be interviewed - no phone calls please.

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