Casual Support Worker

Posted on January 30, 2017. Region: Kenora, ON

Casual Support Workers (Quote file# 9/17)

UNION POSITION
10 positions available

Wage
$17.23 Per Hour

Responsible for developing a positive relationship with children, act as a positive role model, and provide opportunities for social and recreational outings.
Supervise children who may be at risk due to their behaviour, assist with educational difficulties at home or in a classroom setting, providing in home respite for foster families.
Provide transportation for children to and from appointments such as medical, dental or family visits.
May also be responsible for providing the physical care and daily routines for youths, meal planning and preparation, and for providing the required child care documentation.

Qualifications
Experience as a parent and/or formal child care training.
Mature and stable personality and a positive and non-judgemental attitude.
Ability to establish a caring relationship with clients and a professional relationship with Agency staff.
An awareness of First Nations issues including knowledge of the communities, family structures, customs, and traditions is an asset.
Knowledge of basic First Aid would also be an asset.

Requirements
Must possess a valid Ontario Driver’s License and have access to a vehicle with an OPCF6A Insurance endorsement and minimum of $1,000,000 Liability.
Clear criminal reference check, clear vulnerable sector check, and a driver’s abstract.

Hours of Work
Casual on-call. Must be available to do some evening and weekend work.

Please submit your letter of interest and resume by Feb. 28, 2017 to:

Human Resources Department
Kenora-Rainy River Districts Child and Family Services
820 Lakeview Drive
Kenora, Ontario P9N 3P7
Fax No. (807) 467-5539
Email [email protected]

We would like to thank all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Location:


Kenora, ON

Job type: Part-time