Fisher Farm Residential Association Ltd.

Disability Support Worker (Residential and/or Community Support Worker)

Fisher Farm Residential Association Ltd.

Position Location: Three Hills Alberta

Hours: 15 Hours per week during the day.

Disability Support Worker (Residential and/or Community Support Worker)

Part time: days, weekends

*Do you have a passion to help people? Do you want to help those who need support to live in their homes, be part of their community and live their best lives?

*Do you want to make a difference in your community?

  • Fisher Farm Residential Association Ltd. (FFRA) is seeking a professional and responsible individual for an exciting part-time opportunity working with dependent adults with developmental disabilities in all aspects of their daily living.
  • FFRA is a non profit organization that has been providing support and services to individuals in Olds and surrounding areas for 30+ years.
  • FFRA is recruiting for a position in Three Hills, Alberta.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure individuals have adequate support while focusing on independence and autonomy with home living.
  • Responsible for various medical needs of individuals.
  • Plan and prepare nutritious meals.
  • Personal care and hygiene while respecting individual dignity.
  • Maintenance of safe and personalized homes.
  • Carry out all aspects of the person’s Individual Support Plan and help achieve goals.
  • Medication administration and documentation

The Choice Candidate:

  • Ability to work schedule shifts; which includes working, day, evening, overnight sleep and weekend hours.
  • Current drive’s license, reliable vehicle and carry 2 million liability insurance
  • A clean Criminal Record Check.
  • Experience and education/courses related to working with people with disabilities; specifically with mental health and/or FASD and Autism
  • Current First Aid/CPR certification is an asset but can be obtained upon commencement of employment.
  • Basic computer skills, strong oral and written English communication skills.
  • Demonstrated maturity and responsibility.
  • Effective problem solving skills.
  • Willingness and desire to learn.

FFRA offers:

  • Immediate on the job training.
  • Ongoing professional development.
  • Creative and fulfilling work.
  • Flexible hours.
  • Friendly environment.

If you are passionate about helping people and want to make a difference in your community, we want to hear from you! We thank all candidates in advance for their interest in this position: however, only those being considered will be contacted.

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Salary: From $18.50 per hour

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Flexible schedule
  • Wellness program

Schedule:

Day shift Application question(s):

  • Do you understand these position are in Olds, Didsbury, Carstairs and/or Three Hills Alberta, Canada?

Experience:

Human services:

  • 1 year (preferred) but willing to train the right candidate.

Licence/Certification:

  • Drivers License (required)
  • First Aid/CPR Certification (preferred)

Work Location: In person (Three Hills)

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