Personal Assistant
Durham Family Resources and Support
Whitby, ON

We are looking for someone to work with a fun loving, outgoing, easy going young woman with a disability, to assist her with living her best life.

This position is ideal for someone who is linked to their community, enjoys seeing people connect to one another, and believes in the power of community.

Responsibilities

-Help the young woman to identify possible interests and then find community connections based on those interests and accompany her to them acting as a bridge to help her to build meaningful relationships

-Social support such as helping her to plan a social event and then accompanying her acting as a bridge to help her build meaningful relationships

Requirements

-Must have own vehicle

-Must be reliable and flexible

-Able to work 4-6 hours per week including weekends, evenings

-Must like people and comfortable striking up conversations

-Strong interpersonal skills

-Positive, outgoing and enthusiastic, eager to try and learn new things

-Resourceful with a high level of comfort thinking of new and creative ways to build connections within the community

-Demonstrated links and involvement within in your own community

-Ability to commit for a minimum of 6 months

-Personal and professional references

-Current valid police check

This is a self-employed contract position with direction from the family.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Location:

  • Whitby, ON (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driver's Licence (Required)