Calgary Progressive Lifestyles Foundation is a registered non-profit organization that serves adults with disAbilities.
Calgary Progressive Lifestyles Foundation is seeking a respite staff with mental health experience to provide support for a lady with cerebral palsy and various medical needs.
The successful candidate will provide support in all areas of daily living, relationship building, and leisure participation, as well as mental health and behavioural support. Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within a team, as well as with families, are required for this position.
Qualifications: A Diploma or Degree in Disability Studies, Rehabilitation, Social Work, Psychology, or a related field, along with 1 – 2 years of experience working with adults with developmental disabilities who have a dual diagnosis or an equivalent combination.
The successful candidate will have:
- ASL (American Sign Language) fluency.
- training in Nonviolent Crisis Intervention would also be a benefit for this position.
The lady requiring support has a small-breed puppy .
We offer a supportive team environment, training, and competitive wages.
Please submit your résumé for consideration.
Thank you to all applicants; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.