Job Posting

Community Inclusion Workers

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Employer Name: 
Sunshine Valley Community Services
Job Location: 
Grand Forks

Are you interested in seeing people succeed? Are you patient, able to make connections in the community and a good team member?

 

Who We Are:

Sunshine Valley Community Services provides opportunities to people with diverse abilities to expand their personal growth through experiences, advocacy and support for full community inclusion. SVCS is an accredited organization that delivers quality service to those with developmental disabilities, their families, and the community. Being a part of our team means that you will have continuous opportunities to learn and develop skills, share your interests with others and build positive, supportive working relationships with our highly valued team of staff and those we support.

 

What We Are Looking For:

SVCS currently has several Community Inclusion Worker positions available including full-time (30-40hrs/wk), part-time (up to 30 hrs/wk) and casual roles (on-call). Successful candidates will be motivated and use their creativity, planning, networking and communication skills to assist those we support in achieving meaningful inclusion in their community. Despite the challenges and expectations of this position, the work we do is often rewarding and fulfilling beyond measure.

Specific Skills Required: 

Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

Minimum one year previous experience working with people with various disabilities
Some post-secondary education (either certificates, diploma or degree)

Must have clean criminal record check, Class 5 drivers license, clean drivers abstract and First Aid
Ability to use email, various internet applications and Microsoft Office Suite
Understand the importance of empowering people to support themselves to be healthy, happy and safe
Perceptiveness and ability to resolve conflict in a diplomatic and reasonable manner
Demonstrate initiative, be resourceful and creative
Work independently, collaboratively within the team and with the organization

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Posting Will Expire: 
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 

More information can be provided by contacting us at 250-442-3335 ex. 202

Please forward resume to:

Sunshine Valley Community Services

e-mail: enquire@svcsgrandforks.com

Fax: (250) 442-5312

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