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Job Title:
Community Support Assistant Casual

Posted Date:
2/7/2019
Closing Date:
2/19/2019
Education Level:
College Diploma

Job Description

COMMUNITY SUPPORT ASSISTANT

Bargaining Unit: OPSEU
Status: Casual (3 POSITIONS)
Department: Medium & High Support Housing
Site: Commmunity Residences - St. Joseph's Health Centre
Shifts: Days/Nights including weekends (12 hour rotation)


The Community Support Assistant is responsible for providing supportive services to clients/tenants residing in the St. Joseph's Care Group medium and high support community residences. This position works in conjunction with the clients/tenants' treatment teams.

Qualifications:

Education/Experience:

- Community Support Assistant Training Program or an equivalent combination of education and experience
- Standard First Aid and Heartsaver Plus Certification

Skills/Abilities:

- Working knowledge of the Principles of Psychosocial Rehabilitation
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Sound judgment, good problem solving skills, solid interpersonal skills including tact, diplomacy and sensitivity to tenants and their family members and other service providers
- Able to work in a team environment
- Basic computer skills
- Demonstrated regular attendance at work

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:

- Valid Class G Driver's License and adequate insurance


St. Joseph's Care Group is committed to providing high quality client-centred care by building a respectful and inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. Individuals who speak a second language including French, Finnish, Italian, Ojibway, Cree, Oji-Cree, etc. are encouraged to apply.

Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process.

We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.