Come work with us.

If you'd like an opportunity to support individuals with developmental disabilities, inquire with Community Living North Perth about exciting roles and positions within the organization.

READ HERE FOR AN INDEPTH DESCRIPTION OF CORE COMPETENCIES THAT OUTLINE THE SKILLS AND ABILITIES WE ARE LOOKING FOR IN SUPPORT STAFF.

Part-time Support Workers - Will keep your resume on file so when we are hiring Part-Time we will refer to the resumes

Closing Date: Ongoing
Responsibility: Providing supports to people with developmental disability to live fulfilled lives.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Vulnerable Sector Police Clearance issued by local police station within the last 12 months

  • Valid Ontario G2 or G driver’s license

  • Completed Health & Safety Awareness Certificate (free training available online atwww.labour.gov.on.ca)

  • Current certification in CPR/First Aid

  • Related experience

  • DSW or equivalent preferred; minimum grade 12 education

  • Minimum age of 18 years

  • Experience working with people with a developmental disability in a community oriented setting

  • Current CPR and First Aid certificates

  • Good driving record and a reliable vehicle.

  • Effective problem solving, decision making and communication skills

  • Knowledge of the Community of North Perth

  • Proficiency in the use of computer programs such as Word processing, Spreadsheets, Databases, E-mail and Internet.

RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

Inclusion

  • Assist people to realize their potential as persons and the responsibilities they have as citizens in their community

  • Respect and be actively supportive of the choices people make

Support Agreement

  • Follow the support agreement

  • Implement the support agreement

  • Follow the direction of the Support Coordinator in implementing the support agreement

  • Maintain required documentation

PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

  • Be a strong advocate for the people supported

  • Be reliable, punctual, flexible and innovative

  • Promote the vision and mission of Community Living North Perth

  • Provide the creative supports necessary to assist people in achieving their goals/dreams

  • Assist people being supported in meaningfully participating in community life and in developing natural supports

  • Enhance the independence and quality of life of the person being supported

  • Anticipate, respond and advocate with respect to health, welfare and personal issues related to the people being supported

  • Work closely with teams of support workers to enhance and improve the supports provided

  • Maintain an active role with families

  • Take an active and involved role in organizational meetings

  • Conduct oneself in a professional manner at all times when representing Community Living North Perth and be aware of the ongoing opportunity for public relations

  • Display a positive and respectful attitude towards others when representing Community Living North Perth

  • Familiarity with and action in accordance with the policies and procedures of Community Living North Perth

  • All staff are required to sign a confidentiality document and provide a satisfactory criminal reference check

  • Other duties as assigned

NIGHTS

  • Staff providing night support may be permitted a number of hours of sleep based on the identified needs of the people being supported. Hours of sleep will be paid at the identified rate


MORE SPECIFIC DUTIES, RESPONSIBILITIES AND PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT CAN BE FOUND IN THE SUPPORT AGREEMENT OF THE PERSON BEING SUPPORTED

 

Please Note:
Community Living North Perth is only able to consider applicants for interviews who have had a Police Vulnerable Sector Check issued by a local police station within the last 12 months. If your police clearance was issued over 12 months ago please consider obtaining a renewed copy from your local police station before you apply for a position with us.

While a Police Vulnerable Sector Check could take up to 3 months to process, you may be eligible to pay for an expedited service. Please contact your local police station for further information.

Applicants who meet the above criteria are invited to apply via e-mail to the following address hr@clnorthperth.ca

We thank you for your interest in Community Living North Perth. We will review your resume and contact you if a suitable position is available.
 



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Community Living North Perth is a not-for-profit charity. We champion and advocate for the inclusion and citizenship of  people with developmental disabilities in North Perth.