The Association employs over 235 full and part time support professionals, who are committed to providing opportunities to people to achieve their personal goals, facilitate relationships, enhance skill development and build social roles within their community.

In order to be considered for employment with Community Living Central York, you must have the following:

 

  • Valid Ontario Driver’s Licence (G or G2)
  • Access to a reliable vehicle with proof of valid insurance
  • A completed Police check (vulnerable sector screening), which is not older than 6 months
  • Valid Standard First Aid and CPR Level C.
  • Education related to Human Services or a related University Degree, or previous experience working/volunteering with people who have an intellectual disability.

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Support Worker | Part Time | Various Shifts

SUMMARY STATEMENT:

To support people who have an intellectual disability to achieve their personal goals, as they relate to work and alternative options.  Facilitate relationships, skills and roles which promote their effective participation in the typical and valued life of the community.

POSITION (Classification):

SUPPORT WORKER, PART TIME

REPORTING TO:

Supervisor

HOURS:

Up to 30 hours per week with the ability to pick up additional shifts

Days, Evenings, Overnights, Weekends

 

HOURLY RATE RANGE:

Part Time: $20.74-$22.14
Overnight Rest: $18.93

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of two years experience working with people who have an intellectual disability preferred
  • DSW or equivalent preferred
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to support behavioral needs and protocols
  • Previous experience providing support to people who have a mental health diagnosis, and dealing with high anxiety situations
  • Ability to work independently providing one-to-one support and as a team in a group living setting
  • Experience in providing respectful personal care
  • Training in dispensing medication
  • Ability to operate large vehicles such as an accessible mini-van
  • Good written and verbal communication scales
  • Ability to engage with and captivate people that do not use words to communicate
  • Ability to maintain accurate documentation
  • Experience caring for individual with medical and physical needs
  • Current Standard First Aid, CPR-C
  • Valid driver’s license, insurance, and reliable vehicle
  • Current Vulnerable Sector Screening within the last 5 months

 

GENERAL DUTIES:

  • Supporting a person with an intellectual disability to participate in their community
  • Engaging with the person and providing them with various options for community & recreational activities and outings that will interest them
  • Assisting the person to participate in activities of their preference and choice

 

Community Living Central York is an equal opportunity employer which welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.

We are committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please let us know if you require accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

COVID-19 Considerations:

We require all new staff to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire. Should any candidate be unable to vaccinate for a bona fide human rights related reason, Community Living Central York will investigate whether accommodation is possible without undue hardship based on the position.

New employees will be fully trained on all IPAC measures, including Personal Protective Equipment and precautionary measures the organization has put in place to protect employees and the individuals we support from Covid-19.

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Support Worker | Full Time Position | Various Shifts

Position Type

Full Time Support Worker

Summary

To support people who have an intellectual disability to achieve their personal goals, as they relate to work and alternative options.  Facilitate relationships, skills and roles which promote their effective participation in the typical and valued life of the community.

Reporting To

Community Living Supports Supervisor

Hours

37.5 hours per week
Days, Afternoons, and Evenings shifts. Weekend availability is required for all CLCY employees

Hourly Rate Range

Full Time: $25.91-$27.51

Qualifications

  • DSW or equivalent, preferably with a minimum of two years experience working with people who have an intellectual disability
  • Ability to support behavioural needs and protocols
  • Previous experience supporting people who have mental health diagnosis and dealing with high anxiety situations
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Ability to follow and create Support Plans
  • Ability to relate to the specific support needs of the people supported at said location
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills including written and verbal
  • Ability to maintain accurate documentation and some experience scheduling
  • Current First Aid, CPR and Non-violent Crisis Intervention certificates
  • Proven use of CPI strategies including verbal de-escalation
  • Training in dispensing medications
  • Valid driver’s licence, insurance, and reliable vehicle
  • Commitment to providing supports to people in accordance with Social Role Valorization
  • Vulnerable Sector Screening

General Duties

  • Establish a respectful relationship with each individual which recognize their rights as a citizen and promote their dignity and well-being.
  • Support individuals to develop decision-making skills, exercise choices, and assume responsibilities and reasonable risks. Involve individuals and their advocate in the decision-making process.
  • Develop and/or implement support agreements to achieve personal outcomes using Personal Outcome Measures.

This position will require staff to provide supports to a wide range of complex needs, including behavioural supports, medical supports, and providing personal care. The incumbent of this position will have a demonstrated degree of flexibility regarding work hours and schedules to meet the needs of the organization and the people we support. Day time, evening, weekend availability will be required.

Community Living Central York is an equal opportunity employer which welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.

We are committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Please let us know if you require accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

COVID-19 Considerations:

We require all new staff to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire. Should any candidate be unable to vaccinate for a bona fide human rights related reason, Community Living Central York will investigate whether accommodation is possible without undue hardship based on the position.

New employees will be fully trained on all IPAC measures, including Personal Protective Equipment and precautionary measures the organization has put in place to protect employees and the individuals we support from Covid-19.

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Qualified applicants are invited to submit their resume indicating the position applied for as follows:

By Mail: Community Living Central York
Attention:  Human Resources
575 Penrose Street, Newmarket ON L3Y 5L5

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