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Job: Support Service Worker – Outreach

Title Support Service Worker – Outreach
Job Information

Application Deadline: December 31, 2017

Job Summary: Outreach Services provides pre-booked personal support services for individuals with physical disabilities living in the community. These services can be provided in the client’s home, place of employment, and/or educational institution, where clients are pursuing a degree, diploma or certificate.

Bellwoods’ Outreach Services provide personal support services to people 16 years of age and older, living in their homes, who have a permanent physical disability and require assistance with their activities of daily living. Services are available throughout the Toronto Area, between the hours of 6:00 am and 12:00 midnight for up to 3 hours per day, and on a pre-scheduled visitation basis.

Duties/Responsibilities:

Our Outreach support services are client-directed and assist clients to carry out their activities of daily living as outlined in an individual support service agreement and individual service plan. These services are provided in one (1) to two (2) hour bookings.

Our PSW’s provide services such as:

  • personal grooming and hygiene
  • rising and retiring
  • positioning and transferring
  • dressing and undressing
  • eating
  • toileting
  • light meal preparation

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Completed Personal Support Worker certificate required.
  • Related work experience, within the community, with adults with physical disabilities an asset.
  • Good oral and written communication skills are essential.
  • Demonstrated capability to fulfill the physical demands and full time availability requirements of the position.
  • All applicants must be available to work weekends.

How to Apply:

Please click the “Apply Now” below, attaching your cover letter and resume.
We thank all who express interest in this position, but only qualified applicants will be contacted.

No phone calls please.

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