Direct Support Worker – Brandon MB

  Winnipeg

DAYS 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, may be required to fill other shifts as needed
Direct Support Worker will provide assistance to an adult with CP confined to a wheelchair in reaching life goals along with building connections in the community. A successful candidate will be a team player who demonstrates a positive attitude and ensure the highest quality of life.
Qualifications:
• Grade 12 education
• 18 Years of age
• Clear Criminal Record Check (within 3 months)
• Clear Adult Abuse Registry Check (within 3 months)
• Current certification in emergency first aid and CPR (adult)
• Valid 5 driver’s license & driver’s abstract
• Ability to multitask, problem solve and take initiative
• Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
• Know the community of Brandon
• Ability to maintain integrity and confidentiality in all situations
• Experience is preferred
Duties:
• Follow the mission, visions, and values of In Company of Friends (ICOF)
• Maintain a friendly and supportive relationship with the individual in the home
• Encouraging and assisting the individual to participate in activities in the community
• Provide personal care as needed
• Assist with skills development
• Medication administration
• Maintain required documentation
• Promote independence
• Monitoring and reporting on basic health and medical care
• Assistance in maintaining their home; cleaning, cooking
Cover letter along with resume and references can be emailed to.
smnorman@mymts.net

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