Community/Residential Worker
Trillium Support Services
Niagara, ON

We are currently looking for workers to provide support and guidance to people with highly complex special needs and varying levels of abilities and independence. Our workers will have the opportunity to work within residential support services, day program services and community support.

We Offer:

  • Flexible Hours
  • Various Settings
  • Ongoing Education and Training
  • WSIB/EI Coverage
  • Referral Incentives
  • Active Employment Engagement
  • Growth Opportunity

Qualifications:

  • University degree or College diploma in a related discipline (DSW, SSW, CYW, EA, SNS, P.T.A, Behavior Sciences, or equivalent)
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience working in social services with individuals with complex special needs
  • Up to date Vulnerable Sector Police Check
  • CPR and First Aid certification
  • Certification in a recognized Crisis Intervention/Prevention Program

Attributes:

  • Passion and demonstrated ability to work with clients who have complex special needs
  • Ability to build therapeutic rapport and follow prescribed programming
  • Experience in design and implementation of life skills, cognitive retraining and behaviour management programs
  • Ability to function within a team or in the community
  • Well developed communication, interpersonal, computer and writing skills
  • Committed to your professional development
  • Flexible to work evenings & weekends
  • Committed to making a difference and in working with us to create the very best in practice

We would like to hear from you if you have the drive, determination, compassion and care to make a difference in the lives of these individuals.

We appreciate your interest however, only those applicants selected will be contacted.

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Experience:

  • direct service work with complex needs: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • DCS / DEC (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Ontario Drivers License (Preferred)

Language:

  • and write fluent in English (Required)