Intellectual Disabilities Worker Posted on Feb 26, 2018 by Alberta Adaptabilities Association
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $16.40 to $20.70 hourly
Work Hours 30 to 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2 Vacancies
Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Alberta Adaptabilities Association
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- First Aid Certificate
- CPR Certificate
- Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
1 year to less than 2 years
Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
- Community centre
- Social service or charity agency
- Persons with physical disabilities
- Persons with learning disabilities
Security and Safety
- Child welfare check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Criminal record check
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Work Location Information
- Work in employer's/client's home
- Urban area
Type of Community or Social Service
Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
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Interest in consulting with social assistance recipients and pensioners to advise and aid them in locating and utitizing a variety of community resources; in referring clients to other social services; in counselling clients living in group homes and halfway houses and assisting in pre-release and release planning; in providing crisis intervention and emergency-shelter services; and in co-ordinating volunteer activities of community and social services organizations
Interest in compiling information to participate in the selection and admission of clients to appropriate programs; to assess clients' relevant skill strengths and deficits; and in maintaining contact with other social service agencies and health care providers involved with clients to provide information and obtain feedback on clients' overall progress
Interest in assisting clients to sort out options and develop plans of action, and in implementing and organizing the delivery of life-skills workshops, substance-abuse treatment programs, behaviour management programs, youth services programs and other community and social service programs under the supervision of social workers and health care professionals
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