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Community Support Worker - Residential Program

Job Type: Permanent

Hours per Week: Various Hours Available

Start Date: On-Going

Salary: $18.40/hour

Location: Calgary


Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services (CASS) is continuously looking for enthusiastic people for our Residential Program. 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 Required Skills:
Must have valid Driver's License and reliable vehicle.

How to Apply:

Please submit a cover letter and a resume stating the position applied 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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