Support Worker - Connor Homes, New Liskeard, ON
Full-Time • Temiskaming Shores Region
Care Workers Wanted
Location: New Liskeard
- Bi-weekly pay
- *starting wage $18/hr plus $3/hr temporary wage enhancement
We are looking for those who have experience/knowledge assisting clients in therapeutic residential programs. Care workers will work one to one to support our clients in; attending court, academic/day programming, home visits, and in the home with day to day functions.
We see Care Workers that have a strong ability to work in a fast paced, demanding environment that are willing to make long term commitments to the clients we serve as our best candidates.
Experience dealing with adults who have special needs and/or behaviour difficulties is preferred as well as the ability to assess, interpret and record behaviour in a meaningful way.
The ability to build trusting relationships with clients and participate in a professional treatment team approach is required.
Candidates must possess effective social skills to be a positive role model for clients. Verbal and written communication skills, particularly with recordings and reports.
We recognize the importance of having our staff culturally reflective of the clients we serve and providing equity within services. Therefore we are requesting candidates to be able to demonstrate concepts of power, privilege, and social location to the specific forms of oppression (such as LGBTTIQQ2SA, disability, race/culture, gender, religion and socio-economic status).
Must have the ability to relate to Indigenous individuals and have an understanding of the various issues that impact this population.
What are our employees saying:
Rewarding Place to Work!!
Foster parent/ CYW (Current Employee) - Temiskaming Shores, ON - May 11, 2020
Management and area supervisor have always been super supportive & understanding. This position has allowed me to become more mindful & empathetic.
With a focus on education, personal growth and team building, this company stays true to their word about providing residential services to individuals which allows them to grow and emerge.
Education and Background
Completed or working towards one of the following:
Child and Youth Worker, CYW, Developmental Service Worker, DSW, Social Service Worker, SSW, Police Foundations, Law and Security, Community Justice Worker, Youth Outreach Worker, Addictions Worker, Addictions Councillor, Residential treatment, Mental Health, Corrections, MSW, Masters of Social Work, CYC, Child youth counselor, PSW, Personal support Worker, Children Services, ABS, Autism Behavioural Science, BSW, Bachelor of Social Work, EA, Educational Assistant, Behavioural Specialist, Recreation and Leisure, Special Needs Support, ECE, Early Childhood Educator, Child Therapist, Child Welfare Worker, Outreach Worker, Psychology, Indigenous Community and Social Development.
If you are interested in joining our team of professionals please forward your resume to: Sarah Connor-Peeling
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: From $18.00 per hour
- 10 hour shift
- 12 hour shift
- 8 hour shift
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
- Night shift
Education: DCS / DEC (Required)
Experience: Support Care: 1 year (Preferred)
Licence/Certification: Drivers License (Required)
Work remotely: No