Summer Employment
Community Ambitions Day Service Inc.
Winnipeg, MB

Community Ambitions Day Service Inc. - Direct Services Worker – Summer Staff

Due to the position being funded by the Canada Summer Jobs Grant only people between the ages of 18 and 30 are eligible to apply.

Nature of the position – Summer Staff

Reporting to the Directors, the incumbent will provide support and services to adults with Developmental Disabilities within the Day Service Facility and in the community. Adhere to Family Services practices, the Vulnerable Persons Act, and Individual program plans.

Responsibilities and Duties

Enable/assist individuals to complete contract work and other tasks within the facility while promoting their independence and the goals related to their Individual program plan.

Enable /assist individuals to fully and appropriately take part in community. Volunteer work, recreational, and employment activities.

Respond to any aggressive or inappropriate behavior in a quiet and professional manner.

Assist individuals to maintain good personal hygiene.

Assist in maintaining a healthy safe and clean environment. Performing routine housekeeping tasks.

Assist with lunch preparation and snacks.

Assist with ambulation when necessary.

Report to Director any changes or concerns regarding program participants.

Uphold and promote the organization’s values relating to ethics, privacy, morality, professionalism and integrity.

Other duties as required.

Qualifications/ Requirements

Experience working with individuals living with an intellectual disability or a desire to learn more about the field.

Criminal Record check/child abuse registry check .

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. (English)

Physically able to meet job requirements.

Valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle.

- Summer Term Position

- Wage per hour. $12.00

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: $12.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Direct Support: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Winnipeg, MB (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Manitoba Drivers (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)