• Community Support Workers

    Vernon Chamber of Commerce
    Job Description
    Locations: Armstrong / Vernon Fulltime / Part-time / Casual Education and Experience Required College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program such as Special Needs Worker, Developmental Service Worker, Social Worker, Care Aide and/or experience working with children/youth/adults with developmental disabilities. Position Overview Working under the direction of the Manager, designate, or team leader, will coordinate the improvement of the quality of life for persons with developmental and physical disabilities through the creation of community connections/inclusion and safeguards. The goal is to build community based personal support networks that effectively provide for quality of life, personal growth and safety for each individual. The principles of Person Centered Planning/Thinking and Optimal Individual Service Design will be utilized. The successful candidate will provide various services including employment, learning, and recreation with a focus on inclusion within various community based locations in the North Okanagan or as designated as part of various individual’s service plans. This position requires supporting the individuals in all areas of their lives including home, work, social recreation and the community. May be required to provide 1:1 support for an individual who requires full support to participate in activities, needs personal care and has some behavioural challenges. About Kindale Kindale Developmental Association is a non-profit charitable Society with operations in Greater Vernon, Armstrong, and Salmon Arm. Kindale provides a variety of services and supports for children, youth, and adults with developmental disabilities and other challenges. Kindale’s services include: residential homes, home sharing, outreach support, community inclusion, day programs, recreational activities, employment training, and employment supports. Wages are governed by BCGEU agreement. To Apply Please send cover letter, resume, and references to: Kindale Developmental Association P.O. Box 94 Armstrong, BC V0E 1B0 FAX 250-546-3053 Email: kindale@kindale.net *** NO PHONE CALLS, PLEASE ***
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