Temporary Support Worker III

Job Overview

Location
Etobicoke, Ontario
Job Type
Temporary
Salary / Compensation
Details Not Provided
Date Posted
9 months ago

Additional Details

Experience
Some Exp. Required (2 - 5 Years)

Job Description

Community Living Toronto, one of the largest agencies of its kind in North America, is a dynamic innovative organization committed to a vision of promoting a welcoming community.  As a leader in the field, Community Living Toronto offers support to over 6,000 individuals with an intellectual disability as well as support to their families, including residential and day support, assistance with employment, community support, early childhood services, and respite.

Qualifications

Post-secondary education with a focus on Social Services or Developmental Services is required and knowledge of healthcare procedures and mechanical equipment – wheelchairs, lifts, G-tubes, and other specialized equipment is required. Post-secondary education in a non-related field will require an additional minimum of 1 year of related work experience. Successful completion of internal legislated and mandated training is required.  A valid driver’s license is an asset.

Job Summary:

Identifies the needs of individuals supported and delivers supports and programs consistent with life plans in order to enhance their capacity to function in all aspects of community living.

Responsibilities

Under the direction of a program supervisor, this position is responsible for:

  • Supporting the development of strategies and delivery of services and supports according to life plans and personal outcomes.
  • Providing case management to individuals on caseload and assisting with case management of other individuals supported.
  • Ensuring that appropriate personal and physical care, crisis response, counseling, and emotional support is provided.
  • Participating in assessing the long-term service needs of individuals supported and of the program and identifying opportunities to improve service delivery.
  • Coordinating and providing direct support in the implementation of life plans and monitoring achievement of personal and program outcomes.
  • Maintaining documentation, monitoring finances for individuals supported and ensuring an appropriate standard of living for individuals supported.
  • Locating housing and employment opportunities for individuals supported.
  • Providing direction to staff regarding service delivery.

Please send your application to careers@cltoronto.ca and quote job posting E21-51 in the subject line.

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