Direct Support Professional - Crest Support Services (Meadowcrest) Inc.


Job Details

Position Type

Part Time

Job Categories

Personal Support Worker / Caregiver, Social Worker

Experience

1+ years

Education

University or Community CollegeDegree/Diploma

Salary

Competitive wages plus 4% vacation pay

Date Posted

01-Dec-2017

Application Deadline: 

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Position Description

Our team is looking for energetic individuals! Be part of a supportive, not-for-profit organization committed to encouraging and supportive opportunities for vulnerable adults to achieve independance through intergration into communities of support in an atmosphere of respect. Employment with Crest enables you to contribute to a community where individuals have meaningful connections and are inspired to realize their potentional as active participants.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing supports, within a residential setting supporting adults with serious mental illness and/or developmental/intellectual disabilities. This is a 24/7 operation, including days, evenings, overnights, weekends and public holidays.

Education/Qualifications and Required Skilles:

  • University or Community College Degree/Diploma in the Human/Health/Social Services; DSW; PSW;  

  • Experience supporting people with serious mental health and/or developmental disabilities

  • Knowledge of medication administration

  • Knowledge of Person Centred Planning

  • Occupational Health and Safety, WHMIS

  • Must have current First Aid/CPR Certification

  • Current Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (C.P.I.)

  • Current clear Criminal Records Check with the Vulnerable Sector Screening

  • Valid “G” driver’s license, insurable at acceptable rates

  • Minimum one (1) year related experience

  • Physical ability to fulfuil the demands of the postion

  • Ability to make independent decision based on company Policies & Procedures

How to Apply

Contact Name: 

Hiring Personnel

Phone

519-227-6886

How to Apply: 

  • cover letter
  • resume

Fax: 

519-227-6768

Application Deadline: 

Wednesday, December 27, 2017
13570 Elginfield Rd., RR 1
Lucan N0M 2J0
519-227-6766
519-227-6768

Contact Phone

519-227-6886

Contact Name

Hiring Personnel

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