Mental Health Support Worker

The In Home Support program is seeking a candidate for the permanent, full time position of Mental Health Support worker. Please review the position opportunity below and submit your Resume and Cover Letter to Emma Halling – no later than 2pm Monday 5th March, 2018.
Program: In Home Support
Position: Mental Health Support worker, Expected Shifts: 12 hour day shifts on a 4 on 4 off rotation
Salary : $46,273
Program Information: The In Home Support program is a community based support program with a focus on meeting clients developmental needs. We offer a structured daily program in a residential setting with the goal of teaching the life skills that would be needed to increase the clients independence. We are a contracted program through Alberta Human Services .
Role and Responsibilities: The role of the Mental Health Support Worker is responsible for providing, in a team approach with other In-Home Support workers, care and supervision of adults in a support home environment. The position includes working variable hours and shifts. Within the role, support workers are expected to provide a safe, comfortable, nurturing environment with firm, consistent limits, assist the client to recognize their individuality and uniqueness; as well as to model appropriate behaviours and attitudes in any situation. They shall display appropriate feelings and maintain professional boundaries, and demonstrate sensitivity, creativity and initiative within the program, to promote growth, and adaptive learning experiences for the client to thrive.
Must have:
Clear Current Criminal Record Check
Clear Child Welfare Check
Drivers Abstract
Valid Drivers License
2 Year Diploma or Degree in Related Field.
Vehicle Insurance with $2 Million Liability and access to a Vehicle