Developmental Support Worker, Personal Support Worker, Child and Youth Worker, Social Service Worker

Blossom Group
Published
May 30, 2024
Expires
June 29, 2024
Location
Orillia, Oro-Medonte, Minesing
Category
Health  
Job Type
Location
Orillia, Oro-Medonte, Minesing
Other Requirements
  • Drivers License
How to Apply
Email
Expiration Date
6/30/2024
Start Date
5/30/2024
Wage / Salary
$20-$25
Days of the Week
Sundays, Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays
ID
431

Description

  • 1:1 support for a complex care clients in residence and out in the community, by providing behaviour management support
  • Support clients to reach their full potential by building relationships, demonstrating an interest, responding to needs, negotiating focused goals and building self-esteem
  • Support and follow individual plans consistently while facilitating and implementing educational, recreational, and vocational programs.
  • Communicating and documenting any change in the status or needs of individual clients while maintaining positive and effective relationships with clients, their families, co-workers, and management
  • Participate as a member in a team environment by promoting and maintaining professional conduct, resolving conflict, acknowledging individual differences and supporting team members and residents
  • Protect self and others by maintaining a safe environment via safety inspections, emergency procedures, crisis intervention techniques and Safe Management
  • Direct care of our complex clients; including feeding, bathing, dressing, grooming, and bowel and bladder care (for some individuals)
  • Responsible for implementing programs and making suggestions for improving programming
  • On-going housekeeping related duties which include, meal preparation, laundry and light clean up
  • Complete necessary documentation in accordance with our Policies and Procedures, and the Ministry/QAM requirements and maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Must be available to work all shifts including weekends, weekdays, evenings and holidays.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Candidates are recommended to have completed or are in the process of completing a Degree or Diploma from an accredited college or university in the Human Services field (including, but not limited to: DSW, SSW, CYW, ECE, BSW, etc.);
  • Candidates must be available to work all shifts, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and statutory holidays;

As a condition of hire, candidates must be willing to provide a current, clear criminal record check with vulnerable sector screening;

A valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

This position has a base rate of $17.25 - $22.00 per hour, with an additional $3 wage enhancement per hour, paid by the government, as reflected in the wage posted.

Experience:

  • Direct Care: 1 year (required)

Skills Required

On-going housekeeping related duties which include, meal preparation, laundry and light clean up

Direct care of our complex clients; including feeding, bathing, dressing, grooming, and bowel and bladder care (for some individuals)

Support and follow individual plans consistently while facilitating and implementing educational, recreational, and vocational programs.

First Aid Certification (preferred)

Only registered members can apply for jobs.