Website KW Habilitation
We are looking for an experienced Direct Support Professional to join our team and support people in their community. Specific duties for this role include: providing respectful and supportive care, promoting people’s skills and abilities, providing the opportunity and education for growth and development, honouring personal choice and informed decision- making, and implementing individualized routines plans with attainable outcomes. Successful applicants will demonstrate a strong commitment to person directed support and the vision of KW Habilitation.
College diploma (2 years), Developmental Service Worker (DSW) Apprenticeship Certificate, and/or University degree in Human Services.
Minimum one year direct experience
A comprehensive understanding and demonstration of Core Competencies and person-directed support and planning concepts
Ability to implement positive approaches for any demeanor, work as an integral part of the team, and be an effective interpersonal communicator
You must believe in an inclusive community, fostering independence, and advocating for others to have their own voice
Able to provide physical (e.g., lifting, transfers) and behavioural support, including crisis response, as required.
Able to demonstrate initiative, resilience, collaboration, creative problem-solving and decision-making
A valid G or G2 driver’s licence, current First Aid, SMG, NVCI, and computer skills are also essential
Fully vaccinated for COVID-19
Schedule: Rotating 7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm, and every 5th weekend
Start Date: September 12th, 2022
Rate of Pay: $24.23 – $26.59 (includes wage enhancement)
How to apply:
Via Agilec - firstname.lastname@example.org