Special Needs Support Workers

Nikhil’s Anand & Care Society

Nikhil’s Anand & Care Society in Abbotsford, V2T 0G7, is looking to hire three full-time, permanent Special Needs Support Workers (NOC 42201) to support their 24-year-old child in a private home setting.

Start Date:- As soon as possible

Shifts & Hours of Work: Variable shifts available
Monday to Sunday
07:00AM to 3:00PM
03:00PM to 11:00PM
11:00PM to 07:00AM

Wage: $25.00 -$27.00 per hour for 30-35 hours per week

Job duties will include (but may not be limited to):

·         Delivering exceptional care to the dedicated client in their home

·         Support social skill development, physical activity, speech and language learning activities

·         Help execute comprehensive personalized weekly schedules and care plans

·         Complete daily tasks in a safe and professional manner

·         Supply personal companionship, remaining actively engaged with the client by providing ongoing social & emotional support

·         Assist with personal care activities to include personal hygiene, mobility assistance, light housekeeping, feeding, communication and meal preparation

·         Keep order, safety and client enjoyment top priority at all times

·         Provide transportation to and from appointments, as needed

·         Administrative functions such as documentation of completion of tasks and report changes in the client’s physical condition, mental capability or behavior

·         Engage in gentle exercises and board games for physical and mental well-being of the client

 

Job Requirements:

·         Completion of a college or university program in social work, child and youth care would be an asset

·         Experience in a social service environment (paid or volunteered) would be an asset

·         Experience working with autistic children would be an asset

 

Additional Requirements:

·         First Aid Level 1 and Clean Criminal record check

·         Must be non-smoker and fully vaccinated

·         Be able to motivate the child in a friendly positive manner to achieve more independence and confidence

·         Driver’s License would be an asset

·         Empathy, patience and kindness are expected

·         Basic computer skills as well as overall technical savviness would be an asset

 

Interested applicants can send their resume to: hiring.nikhilanand@gmail.com

To apply for this job email your details to hiring.nikhilanand@gmail.com.