Community Resource Worker I

EDMONTON

Full-Time

Closing Date: When successful candidate is hired
Start Date: ASAP

EDMONTON

Full-Time

Community Resource Worker I

Closing Date: When successful candidate is hired
Start Date: ASAP

Full-time, temporary position with the potential for becoming a permanent position

Work Setting: Individual’s home and Community environment

Other Information: The position supports individuals with developmental disabilities in a residential setting.

Client: Male, Deaf, intellectual disability, mental health disability,

Specific Skills:

  • Assess the client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • provide crisis intervention
  • resolve conflict situations
  • provide life skills training
  • assist in accessing community events and agencies as required
  • liaise with other community agencies engaged in the consumer’s life
  • liaise with guardian/parent, family, and Support home provider as identified or required
  • provide personal services support to persons with special needs
  • maintain records such as log notes, communication & medical notes
  • maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research
  • assist in evaluating the effectiveness of programs

Security and Safety: Criminal record check, Child welfare check required

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, physically demanding

Work Location Information: Work in employer’s/client’s home and community at large

Essential Skills: ASL experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred), reading text, document use, writing, oral communication, working with others, problem-solving, decision making, critical thinking, finding information

 

Qualifications

Skill Requirements: American Sign Language experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred),

Education: Post-Secondary Education

Credentials:

  • ASL experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred)
  • Human Services related degree or Diploma
  • Community Support Worker (CSW) Diploma
  • (CPR) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI or MANDT) Certificate
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • Medication Administration Certificate
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (First Aid and CPR are required to start employment other courses or workshops could be provided after the candidate has been hired)

Experience: 3 years

Languages: American Sign Language experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred), Speak English, Read English, Write English

ONLY CANDIDATES WITH AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE WILL BE CONSIDERED

Hours

Hours of employment are primarily in the daytime but may include the occasional evening.

Compensation

Salary to be negotiated

Email resume to:

Connect Society helps Deaf and Hard of Hearing children, adults and their families become full participants in society. Our family focused approach supports our clients so they can fulfill their goals and achieve success.

Full-time, temporary position with the potential for becoming a permanent position

Work Setting: Individual’s home and Community environment

Other Information: The position supports individuals with developmental disabilities in a residential setting.

Client: Male, Deaf, intellectual disability, mental health disability,

Specific Skills:

  • Assess the client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • provide crisis intervention
  • resolve conflict situations
  • provide life skills training
  • assist in accessing community events and agencies as required
  • liaise with other community agencies engaged in the consumer’s life
  • liaise with guardian/parent, family, and Support home provider as identified or required
  • provide personal services support to persons with special needs
  • maintain records such as log notes, communication & medical notes
  • maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research
  • assist in evaluating the effectiveness of programs

Security and Safety: Criminal record check, Child welfare check required

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment, Work under pressure, physically demanding

Work Location Information: Work in employer’s/client’s home and community at large

Essential Skills: ASL experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred), reading text, document use, writing, oral communication, working with others, problem-solving, decision making, critical thinking, finding information

 

Qualifications

Skill Requirements: American Sign Language experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred),

Education: Post-Secondary Education

Credentials:

  • ASL experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred)
  • Human Services related degree or Diploma
  • Community Support Worker (CSW) Diploma
  • (CPR) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI or MANDT) Certificate
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • Medication Administration Certificate
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (First Aid and CPR are required to start employment other courses or workshops could be provided after the candidate has been hired)

Experience: 3 years

Languages: American Sign Language experience is required (level 3 or higher preferred), Speak English, Read English, Write English

ONLY CANDIDATES WITH AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE WILL BE CONSIDERED

Hours

Hours of employment are primarily in the daytime but may include the occasional evening.

Compensation

Salary to be negotiated

Please send resume to this email:

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