Westman Opportunities supports Vulnerable people while striving to ensure the highest quality of life. Direct Support Professionals will support individuals in a way that encourages personal growth and development while maintaining safety and ensuring the highest quality of care that values respect, personal dignity and choice.

West-Man Opportunities has open Direct Support Professional positions!

Westman Opportunities Inc is looking for

Casual and Part time
Must be available to work a variety of shifts; days, evenings, overnights; awake and sleep, weekends
Starting wage $13.75

Resume & cover can be sent to
Executive Director
westopps@wcgwave.ca

Cover letter must include availability, how many hours a week you’re available and a minimum of two (2) work-related references.

We thank all that apply, only those selected for interview will be contacted

***COVID -19 Pre-screening is mandatory for all interviews***

Qualifications
Grade 12 education
18 years of age
Clear Criminal Record Check (within 3 months)
Clear Adult Abuse Registry Check (within 3 months)
Current certification in emergency first aid and CPR (adult)
Valid driver’s license
Access to a reliable vehicle
Ability to multitask, problem solve and take initiative
Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
Ability to maintain integrity in all situations.
Previous experience working as a direct support worker and asset

Duties:
Maintain a friendly and supportive relationship with each individual in the home
Encouraging and assisting each individual to participate in the activities and duties in the home
Encouraging and assisting each individual to participate in activities in the community
Provide personal care as needed
Assist with skills development
Medication administration
Maintain required documentation

Additional Skills:
Effective communication and written skills in English
Previous experience supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities
Training in the Vulnerable Persons Act
Willingness to attend training as required by the agency
Work effectively as a team member.
Ability to maintain integrity in all situations.