Job Order #: 5726959
This position holds responsibility assisting a number of adults with differing abilities in a supportive independent living program by in enhancing their skills and abilities to attain their maximum level of independent living.
To follow the established person-centered plans, and assist clients in a manner that maximizes their potential and quality of life.
To provide growth and educational opportunities to improve and maintain independent living skills.
To maximize the opportunity for each individuals ability to make choices, and operate his/her own affairs for independently living.
To assist with dignity and respect and to create a safe and caring environment for individuals to live and grow.
Duties include, but are not limited to:
-Meal planning to meet individual’s dietary needs
-creating and abiding by a budget for needs and wants
-determining and planning to successfully achieve goals
-assistance with care and maintenance of individuals home, including completing household chores
scheduling and attending appointments
assisting individuals to build and maintain employment skills
-helping to find and access a variety of social opportunities in the community and build relationships in order to be safe, happy and healthy
We appreciate all applicants, only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted. This position may be filled before the application deadline, so apply as early as possible.
Skills And Abilities
– Working with others
– Problem solving
– Decision making
– Job task planning and organizing
– Continuous learning
– Own vehicle
– Valid driver’s licence
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
– First Aid Certificate
– Housekeeping activities
– Food preparation
– Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
– Implement life skills workshops
– Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs
– Provide personal services support to persons with special needs
– Private home
– Group home
Work Location Information
– Work in employer’s/client’s home
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
– Fast-paced environment
– Physically demanding
Security and Safety
– Criminal record check (abstract)
Target Groups or Clients
– Persons with intellectual disabilities
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