Are you looking for meaningful work during these uncertain times? Do you have a clear criminal record check that is current? We have opportunities in Red Deer and we want you on our team!
Catholic Social Service is currently recruiting for Community Disability Workers in Red Deer.
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.
Motivated, compassionate and organized, you enthusiastically assist with daily living activities and social events supporting dignity, independence and empowerment. You will be skilled in providing personal care, supporting persons with developmental disabilities, supporting mental health challenges and implementing programs tailored to individual needs. The successful candidate will be creative, energetic, and possess a calm personality to work with individuals with complex needs. You will be willing to engage in various community activities with a focus on recreation.
Please note, as our programs operate 24 hours per day, shift work is required and will include weekends.
Education and Qualifications:
- Minimum Grade 12 education. A Diploma/Degree in Disability Services, Social Work or Human Services (or equivalent) is considered an asset
- Minimum 6 months experience working with persons with developmental disabilities
- Criminal Record Check
- Child Intervention Record Check
- Standard First Aid is considered an asset
- A vehicle and valid class 5 driver's licence, drivers abstract and vehicle insurance with $2 million liability coverage
The salary range for this position is $17.71 to $18.79 per hour based on qualifications and experience.
Please apply online at www.cssalberta.ca/careers, to competition number 20-201.
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.