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Calgary Alternative Support Services is pleased to announce its active recruitment and search to fill job vacancies in our human services field. CASS strives to be an employer of choice with many benefits to working in the sector (including mileage & expense claim reimbursements as potential examples).

Below is a listing of all positions CASS is currently looking to fill.

If you are contacted for an interview and require specific accommodation(s) for the interview process please notify at the time of scheduling.

For job posting details, click on the job title.

Post date: 2018/01/12 - 08:48
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Temporary
Description:

We are currently seeking a Community Support Worker to join the Calgary Alternative Day Options (CADO) Program. The CSW responsibilities will include facilitating recreation and leisure activities and helping to maintain the client's volunteer commitment at an animal shelter one day a week. 

The schedule for this position is 27 hours per week - Monday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. Wednesday hours are flexible.

Temporary contract end date: December 31, 2018.

The hourly pay rate for this position begins at $18.40 and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probation period (3 months), completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

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

Post date: 2018/01/02 - 14:12
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Support Services (CASS) is a Not-For-Profit Human Service Agency which was founded in 1988. CASS is committed to building diverse and inclusive communities. CASS provides person-centered supports to youth and adults with disabilities or barriers.  We support people to have greater overall well-being through housing, employment, life skills development, community involvement as well as opportunities to develop social networks and engage in valued roles in their communities.

We are currently seeking a part-time Administrative Assistant to join our Human Resources team. This administrative professional will provide department and organizational administrative supports while demonstrating excellent customer service, professionalism and a high degree of confidentiality.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Creation and maintenance of electronic and hard copy staff files 
  • Appropriate categorization and distribution of all incoming hard copy and electronic documents
  • Regular follow up for any outstanding documentation
  • Collection of incoming training certifications, etc. and maintenance of internal tracking mechanisms
  • Accurate data entry and filing
  • Creation and distribution of internal/external communications, updates and notifications as per appropriate timelines  
  • Creation and maintenance of email and website accounts for all staff; provide troubleshooting support to staff experiencing issues with accounts
  • Provide ongoing tracking and reporting of sub-contractor positions, Commercial Third Party Liability Insurance payments and renewals
  • Participation in meetings and minute taking as required
  • Participation in department/organizational projects as required
  • Provide main desk reception coverage as required (approx. 1-2 hours per week)
  • Other duties as required

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

Post date: 2017/12/06 - 16:20
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Day Options program is seeking a Community Support Worker (CSW) to support an individual in the community. The CSW responsibilities include providing support to explore and pursue various interests including recreational opportunities and promoting community inclusion.

The schedule for this position is 9 hours per week - Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm. The hourly pay rate for this position begins at $18.40 and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probation period (3 months), completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

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

 

 

Post date: 2017/10/06 - 14:16
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
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. 

 

Post date: 2017/10/06 - 13:17
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Residential Services (CARS) is looking for an openminded, experienced Community Support Worker to support an individual in the community. Responsibilities include facilitating recreation and leisure activities and supporting the individual to maintain a healthy lifestyle.

The schedule for this position is Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm and Wednesday noon - 5:00 pm. The hourly pay rate for this position begins at $18.40 and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probationary period (3 months), completion of mandatory training, and submission of required documentation.

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

 

 

 

Post date: 2017/09/27 - 17:24
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Residential Services (CARS) is a division of Calgary Alternative Support Services and had been providing a variety of residential services since 1988. CARS provides supports to persons with high needs both within their home and in the community. The support is provided by staff who share a 7 day schedule, allowing for supports both day and night. 

The Residential Support Worker provides support with daily living activities such as household duties, preparing meals, managing emotions, grocery shopping, attending appointments and engaging in recreational activities. They are responsible for prioritizing safety and adhering to the support plan at all times. Documentation, effective communication and setting clear boundaries are essential to the position.

Available Shifts: You must identify which shift(s) you are interested in being considered for. All shifts are 4 on 4 off - day shifts 7:00 am - 3:00 pm; evening shifts 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm; night shifts 11:00 pm - 7:00 am. **Overnight shifts are 4 on 4 off and are all awake hours. The overnight Residential Support Worker will focus on prioritizing safety and adhering to the support plan at all times. Documentation, effective communication and setting clear boundaries are essential to the position.

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

Post date: 2017/09/07 - 13:46
Start Date: TBD
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Residential Services is looking for an experienced and outgoing person to support an adult with developmental disabilities to participate in activities in the community as well as increasing the individual’s knowledge of American Sign Language (ASL). Previous experience in the disability field and fluency in ASL is preferred. Basic ASL is required.

The schediule for this position is Monday through Friday 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm.

 

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

Post date: 2017/09/06 - 10:29
Start Date: ASAP
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Day Options is looking for experienced and outgoing people to support adults with developmental disabilities and mental health disorders in the community. Responsibilities include supporting them to pursue their interests, maintain healthy relationships and explore recreational and vocational opportunities.

The schedule is Monday through Friday with shift times being approx. 9:00 am - 3:00 pm - both full-time and part-time shifts are available. 

The hourly pay rate for this position begins at $18.40 and will increase to $20.25 upon completion of a successful probationary period (3 month) and completion of mandatory training and required documentation. 

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

 

 

Post date: 2015/05/27 - 14:12
Start Date: To Be Determined
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Residential Services is accepting applications for the position of Supportive Roommate on an ongoing basis, to ensure a good match for both staff and clients.  In this position, support will be provided in your own home, or in the client's home, focusing on increased skill development.  Responsibilities of these positions include (but are not limited to); assisting our clients with daily living skills such as budgeting, household management, meal preparation, hygiene and medical appointments, providing emotional support, recreation and leisure activities and assisting with volunteer opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming a Supportive Roommate please fill out the attached "Supportive Roommate Application Form" (449KB PDF), and enclose it (completed) with your resume and forward to: jobs@c-a-s-s.org.

Please ensure you provide detailed information about the available space, home environment and geographical location.  Previous experience in providing community/outreach support to adults with developmental disabilities is preferred.  A criminal record check will also need to be provided; for safety and security purposes.

Should there be a match with your qualifications and available vacancies, you will be contacted by a Community Support Coordinator.  We do not provide individual applicants with updates unless you have been selected to go through the interview process.

Thank you for your application!

 

Post date: 2014/10/06 - 23:00
Start Date: An on-going basis
Job Type: Permanent
Description:

Calgary Alternative Residential Services is looking for an experienced, upbeat and positive relief staff to support an individual in the community.  

The responsibilities include supporting an individual in participating in activities in the community.

Experienced staff with a working knowledge in the disability field is preferred.  Fluency in ASL is required, and a Criminal record check will also need to be provided for safety and security purposes.

Variable shift schedule, with various hours worked.