Support Person (Passport Worker) ID: 62872

Deadline Date: N/A

Location:  Marathon

POSITION SUMMARY: The passport worker will be responsible for working with a visually impaired client, will meet with the client 7 days a week (flexible hours) to provide support in regard to improving daily living activities. An understanding of guide dogs would be an asset

Posting Date:
2020/02/20
City:
 Marathon
Province:
 
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Type:
 Contract
Hours:
 7 Days Week (Flexible hours)
Wage:
 TBD
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 
Occupation:
 
Duties:
 JOB DESCRIPTION:
-Duties may include but are not limited to;
- Accompany client on walks and outdoor activities
- Maintain a high level of confidentiality standards
- Be respectful of and contribute to the wellbeing of the client
- Accompany the client on excursions in and around the community such as bowling and swimming
- Assist in maintaining safe, clean and positive client environment
Qualifications:
 QUALIFICATIONS:
- Completion of an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (Preference will be given to an individual who has a post-secondary education in Social Work or Support Worker or with relevant experience)
- 1-2 year of experience working as a companion aide an asset
- Male support person "preferred" to help assist with before activities changing etc.
- Valid drivers licence and access to a vehicle
- Excellent communication skills (written, verbal and nonverbal)
- Strong ability to communicate sensitively and effectively
- High level of patience
- Ability to build good relationships with other community members
- Possess a non-judgemental approach
- Bilingualism an asset
- Must not be intimidated by animals as client has a guide dog for assistance
Misc.:
 Posting Date: February 20th 2020 Job Title: Passport Worker Job Class: Contract Location: Marathon Hours & Days: 7 Days a week, flexible with hours
Remuneration: To be determined
Start Date: ASAP
Closing Date: Open until filled
Closing Date/Apply by:
 
How To Apply:
  Apply with a Resume to Northwest Employment Works 52 Peninsula Road Marathon newmarathon@confederationc.on.ca

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Northwest Employment Works
Position Title:
 Employment Programs
Company Name:
 Confederation College
Address:
 52 Peninsula Rd
City:
 Marathon
Province:
 ON
Postal Code:
 P0T 2E0
Phone:
 (807) 229-3223
E-mail:
 newmarathon@confederationc.on.ca
Web Address:
 http://www.northwestworks.ca
 

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