Full Time Temporary Float Support Worker

Closing Date: May 11, 2018
Salary Range: $17.77 for nights and $19.12 for days/evenings to start

E3 Community Services Inc. is a multi-service agency offering a broad array of supports for children and adults with developmental disabilities. The agency also provides programs to the broader community such as Day Care and EarlyOn, as well as services such as ReUse Centre and Oasis by the Bay motel.

Why Work for E3?

E3 Community Services Inc. is a rewarding place to work. Whether you are interested in working as a front line staff member providing care for the people we support or in a position at the head office, E3 provides employees with a sense of pride and accomplishment. We strive to educate, enable and empower not only the people we support but also our employees.

We offer a competitive compensation package including

  • Health, dental, life and accident benefits for employees who work 30+ hours/week
  • RRSP plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • An extremely generous vacation entitlement
  • Time off through Floater days and personal leave
  • On-site training
  • Opportunities for advancement within the organization
  • A collaborative and supportive work environment

The Full Time Temporary Float Support Worker will provide relief support to all locations during times when staff are on vacation, sick or otherwise. The position will provide supervision and support to residents living in a group home setting in all aspects of daily living including personal care, domestic skills, home maintenance, money management, use of community businesses and resources, recreation, medical, medications and safety. The Float worker will participate in the planning process for residents and assist in development of strategies to achieve the plan. He or she will assist with the maintenance of the work site; keep up to date on agency information, policies and guidelines. The position practices fiscal responsibility to residents and agency and maintains accurate client and agency records, follows reporting procedures, and assumes other administrative duties. He or she will promote safety and well being of self and others; act as a liaison between internal and external contacts and maintain professionalism in all aspects of duties. Maintains current standing in required courses.

This position will work an average of 35 hours per week. This is a temporary position for 6 months. Two weeks notice will be given before the end of the contract. Work location and shift rotation is subject to change based on program needs. Shifts may include days, evenings, nights, statutory holidays and/or weekends as needed.

Educational Requirements:

  • DSW or equivalent (social services diploma)
  • First Aid/CPR certificate
  • NVCI certificate
  • French language proficiency would be an asset

Special Factors:

  • Valid driver’s license and access to one’s own vehicle
  • Criminal Reference Check

Come join us today and see what a difference you can make in the lives of others!

Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

E3 is committed to supporting a culture of diversity and inclusiveness across the organization. We believe in equal opportunity and it is our priority to ensure a barrier-free recruitment and selection process. If you are contacted for a position, please notify Human Resources of any accommodation needs you may have during the selection process. Information received regarding the accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all respondents for their applications but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.