I am a young adult man, with a developmental disability (ASD), seeking a motivated individual, dedicated to providing compassion and quality assistance, supporting me to establish an independent dynamic lifestyle. Do you have a strong sense of social justice for inclusion and a desire to understand developmental disabilities? Can you provide support in ways which are unique to me, my family and friends, and to the community.
As Facilitator, support me to actively engage within the community. Reporting directly to my family and myself you will be responsible for liaising with a variety of community entities. I am passionate about lifelong learning. I like to volunteer in special events such as VIFF (Vancouver International Film Festival), theatre, etc. I like to attend community events, theatre, movies as well as outdoor/recreational activities. I like to read, golf, hike, curl, ski, travel, watch hockey, and movies. Do you think you are interested and motivated to create inclusive opportunities, and enjoy participating in activities with me?
$18/Hour Part-time / Flexibility Required / Summer + (South Surrey)
Excellent interpersonal skills and problem solving skills.
Strong communication skills; deal with people in a tactful way in diverse environments.
Ability to work independently as well as a team.
Must be dependable, punctual, organized, and accountable.
Leadership skills; positive role model.
Prior knowledge or experience working with adults with developmental disabilities is not essential.
A valid Class 5 driver’s license is an asset.
Criminal Record Check required.
To Apply For This Position: Please provide your resume and a brief cover letter telling me why we would be good working together and why you are interested in this position.