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Job Order #: 5949856

NOC: 4212
Employer Name:
Cosmopolitan Industries Ltd
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Full/Part Time
Length of Employment:
Technical/Applied Science Certificate
1-2 Years
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Cosmopolitan Industries Ltd
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Carey Teichroeb
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The DSW is responsible for planning and providing individualized support and/or to facilitate group activities for program participants. Following established person-centered plans, they support participants to maximize their potential and contribute to a positive quality of life. Programs are both community and center based.

1. Develop effective working relationships with all staff and participants.
2. Support program participants to participate in programs such as supported work/volunteer work, fitness/leisure, recreation, community events etc.
3. Offer support to encourage independence and assist to achieve personal goals.
4. Provide feedback for Personal Program Plans and Support Plans; monitors relevance and participation.
5. Documentation and reports.
6. Provide physical and/personal supports to participants as needed.
7. Provide transportation as needed.
8. Medication administration.
9. Cross-train for other duties.

Works alone with participants in the community and during transport.
Program locations subject to change.
Must have a valid Sask Driver's licence and regular access to a vehicle.

Must provide a satisfactory Criminal Records Check with Vulnerable Sector Check prior to employment.

Must attain mandatory minimum training during first year of employment (if required).

Only selected applicants will be contacted for an interview.


Skills and Abilities

Essential Skills
 - Reading text
 - Document use
 - Writing
 - Oral communication
 - Working with others
 - Problem solving
 - Decision making
 - Critical thinking
 - Job task planning and organizing
 - Finding information
 - Continuous learning
Ability to Supervise
 - 5-10 people
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
 - Fast-paced environment
Security and Safety
 - Criminal record check (abstract)
Target Groups or Clients
 - Persons with intellectual disabilities

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