Weekend Community Resource Worker 2 - Residence 1
McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association
Leduc, AB

Details: In this position you will assist three (3) male individuals with developmental and physical disabilities, mental health disorders and some complex behaviors to enrich their quality of life in their homes and communities. Please note that this position requires the successful candidate to participate in recreation and leisure activities with the individuals; including swimming. The candidate must be willing and able to drive a wheelchair accessible van and their personal vehicle.

Hours: Saturday and Sunday 9:00am—9:00pm; 24 awake hours—every weekend

Why Work For McMan:

¨ An opportunity to make a difference in the lives of individuals with disabilities

¨ A chance to work with a team of dedicated staff

¨ Comprehensive benefits package that begins day one of employment

¨ Generous paid time off

¨ Opportunities for professional growth and development; paid training

¨ A commitment to a healthy work life balance

¨ The ability to work with an agency that appreciates YOU!

In your role you will:

¨ Connect with and develop helping relationships with individuals with disabilities

¨ Act as a strong advocate for individuals in the community

¨ Work effectively as a team with the individual and their support team to help achieve their goals

¨ Case management; including support plan development and implementation

¨ Complete daily documentation

¨ Support and participate in recreation and leisure activities

¨ Perform administrative and cleaning duties relating to the operation of the home

¨ Participate in on-going program development

As one of the ideal candidates, you possess:

¨ Completion of High School diploma

¨ One (1) year experience working within the Human Services field; demonstrated case management skills

¨ Equivalencies may be considered

¨ Police Information Check; including the Vulnerable Persons Sector Check (from within the last 6 months)

¨ Valid Class 5 drivers license, current drivers abstract and auto insurance are required

¨ Standard First Aid—Level C CPR + AED

¨ Strong verbal and written communication skills

¨ Computer/Word processing skills

¨ Ability to assist with personal care, lifts and transfers

¨ Knowledge about seizures is a strong asset

¨ Ability to implement behaviour management

¨ Desire to see individuals succeed

Rate of Pay: $20.77—$23.38 per hour; depending on experience and education

Closing Date: January 24, 2019

Competition #: 10LDWE2—268 (Please quote on cover letter or resume)

Please apply to McMan Human Resources:

Mail: 11016-127th Street, Edmonton, Alberta T5M 0T2

Fax: (780) 409-9419

For more information please visit our website at www.mcman.ca

Thank you for your interest. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Part-time

Experience:

  • Human Services: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Licence:

  • Class 5 License, Drivers Abstract, and auto insurance (Required)