Catholic Social Services is currently recruiting for a contract Part Time position (Friday 1:00PM - 9:00PM, Saturday and Sunday 9:00AM to 5:00PM), as a Community Disability Worker at McDaniel Manor in Edmonton, AB.
You will be joining an established Agency that is guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility, compassion and respect. With more than 50 years of service delivery, Catholic Social Services is one of the largest multi-function social services agencies in Canada, with more than 1800 staff, and hundreds of volunteers delivering 130+ programs throughout Central Alberta.
“As a Catholic social services agency, we are guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility, compassion and respect.”
Motivated, compassionate and organized, you enthusiastically assist with daily living activities and social events supporting dignity, independence and empowerment. You will be skilled in providing personal care, supporting persons with developmental disabilities, supporting mental health challenges and implementing programs tailored to individual needs. The successful candidate will be creative, energetic, and possess a calm personality to work with individuals with complex needs. You will be willing to engage in various community activities with a focus on recreation.
Education and Qualifications:
Minimum Grade 12 education. A Diploma/Degree in Disability Services, Social Work or Human Services (or equivalent) is considered an asset
Minimum 6 months experience working with persons with developmental disabilities
Should have good experience in personal care, as well as lifting.
Should possess experience working with high behaviors, complex needs and dual-diagnosis.
Criminal Record Check
Child Intervention Record Check
Must have valid drivers license and vehicle
Able to get $2 Million liability insurance
Valid Drivers abstract
The salary range for this position is $17.77 to $18.86 per hour based on qualifications and experience.
Please apply online at www.cssalberta.ca/careers to competition number 20-339.
We thank all applicants. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
We offer flexibility, a comprehensive benefits package and a supportive working environment.
We embrace diversity and offer equal opportunities to all qualified applicants regardless of origin, culture, ethnicity, age, ability, gender identity and people of faith or no faith.