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Community Participation Support Worker

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Full Time - TBD

We are recruiting for a permanent full-time Community Participation Support Worker in Barrie. Utilizing a personal outcome based approach, support people in making informed choices that lead to successful inclusion and participation in community based recreational/leisure activities; work/volunteer placements. This position works up to 37.5 hours per week, with a rate of pay of $23.62 per hour.  
  MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB INCLUDE:

Degree or diploma in developmental services or a closely related field; or a combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge;
one year recent full time work experience working in a community setting supporting the integration of people supported through outcome based approach;
demonstrated knowledge of community resources;
excellent written and verbal communication skills, good interpersonal skills combined with good computer skills and experience in Microsoft office applications and database administration;  
valid class "G" driver's licence and own reliable transportation is required to be used in the course of employment;
current valid certificates and a demonstrated proficiency in First Aid, C.P.R., and N.V.C.I. is required;
will be required to work flexible hours which will include working some evenings, weekends, and statutory holidays.

OVERVIEW OF DUTIES: (not inclusive of all duties):

Facilitate and support participation in meaningful community based activities which support individuals to develop skills utilizing community infrastructure such as transportation services, to promote and develop leisure, recreational, employment and volunteer opportunities within the community;
support people to successfully transition from school;
assist people to maintain positive relationships in volunteer placements; providing job coaching as required;
participate in goal planning with the people supported and attending individual planning meetings as requested;
provide personal support and assistance in the community which are of interest and appropriate to the needs of the person supported;
facilitate positive involvement and interaction in the community, acting in a professional manner at all times and as a role model for people supported;

Empower Simcoe, is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace. We provide a competitive compensation package with support to succeed through our extensive training and development program. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
Internal 4:00 p.m. November 14th, 2019 
External November 21st, 2019
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2310. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Posting #19-55

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Part-Time Support Worker - Barrie

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on November 29th, 2019
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2310. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - Orillia

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!!                   
 Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on November 29th, 2019
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2310. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Barrie

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on November 29th, 2019
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2310. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Orillia

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
 
4:00pm on November 29th, 2019
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2310. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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