To support people with disabilities, focus on a person-centered approach. The facilitation of personal growth, the building of relationships, fostering community membership-participation and presence; assist individuals to emerge in their rightful place within the community. Employment and employment participation, to be the focus of the support offered.
-Focus on the Person-Centered Planning (Approach-independence within an interdependent framework)
-Encouraging person skill development in all areas of a person's life through teaching and talking.
-Building self-esteem by "doing things together" rather than "doing things for"
-Provide opportunities for new experiences based on a person's interest.
-Increasing community presence and participation through employment, volunteer opportunities, work experience, leisure, and developing relationships with people.
-Doing "natural things in natural environments"
-Encouraging individuals to make informed choices and decisions about things that affect their lives while providing the opportunity to learn how to make those choices.
-Build relationships based on mutual respect; which enable you to provide support, guidance, and direction when appropriate.
-Facilitate in any way in which a person may need support in order to achieve their goals.
-Support people in social situations to learn to be comfortable and confident, while demonstrating appropriate social norms.
-Ensure items are purchased in order for people to meet their goals.
-Job search and development.
-Participate with the person in Leisure and Educational Activities.
-Complete all necessary paperwork, document accordingly.
All staff must have a clear Criminal Record Check and Adult Abuse registry. Staff must have a driver's license and access to a vehicle. Flat rate paid for use of personal vehicle.
Job Types: Full-time, permanent
Salary: From $14.53 per hour
T.S.E.N. will be closed on Monday February 20th , Louis Riel Day.