Direct Support Worker
Lisa Savoy (Job Developer)
The Employment Centre - 5 Queensway Drive East - Unit # 2 - Simcoe, ON N3Y 5K2
(519)428-1135 x 232 (office) or (519)709-1178 (cell)
NOTE: Please apply in accordance with the Contact Information in the posting
Provide ongoing supports to a wide variety of individuals who are supported by Community Living Tillsonburg. This will include supports within their own homes, community involvement opportunities and recreational/leisure activities.
This may involve personal attendant care, following through on person centred plans, creative problem solving, fostering independence, administering medications; provide knowledge and training in areas such as life skills, organizational skills, social skills and safety awareness.
Supports are provided 24 hours a day/7days a week including all public holidays. The successful candidate must be flexible to work a variety of shifts including weekends, public holidays and nights.
Diploma in a Human Services field including Developmental Service Worker; Child & Youth Worker; Social Service Worker; Community Service Worker etc.
Experience working with people with an intellectual disability is an asset.
Current Standard First Aid/CPR certification.
Valid Driver's License and use of own vehicle.
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