Are you looking for an inviting and exciting career opportunity? Do you want to provide a high quality of care and support to various children with developmental disabilities? If the answer is “Yes!”, this is the job for you!
Catholic Social Service is currently recruiting for a casual Children’s Outreach Workers in Wainwright. The hours for this position will be casual with the potential to increase in the future.
You will be joining an established Agency that is guided by faith to care for and bring hope to people in need with humility, compassion and respect. With more than 50 years of service delivery, Catholic Social Services is one of the largest multi-function social services agencies in Canada, with more than 1600 staff, and hundreds of volunteers delivering 130+ programs throughout Edmonton and Central Alberta.
The focus of the Children’s Outreach Program is to provide supports to families and children with disabilities. Important aspects of this position are to provide one-to-one support for children with disabilities, parental support, and to assist with family empowerment. Skill building and recreational activities are also important components of this satisfying position. The successful candidates must have the ability to work independently with children with a variety of disabilities as well as be part of a team.
Please note, as our programs operate 24 hours per day, shift work is required and will include weekends. The majority of the shifts will consist of after school, evenings and weekends. Please state your availability in your cover letter.
Education and Qualifications:
- High School Diploma
- Minimum 6 months experience working with children with developmental disabilities
- Valid First Aid and CPR is considered an asset
- Criminal Record Check
- Child Intervention Record Check
- Clear and Current Drives Abstract
- A vehicle and valid class 5 driver's license – requirement to transport clients in your` personal vehicle
- Proof of Vehicle Insurance showing $2 million liability coverage
The salary range for this position is$15.89 to $16.85 per hourbased on qualifications and experience.
Please apply online atwww.cssalberta.ca/careers, to competition number 18-093.
We thank all applicants. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
We offer flexibility, a comprehensive benefits package and a supportive working environment.
We embrace diversity and offer equal opportunities to all qualified applicants regardless of origin, culture, ethnicity, age, ability, gender identity and people of faith or no faith.