Are you interested in making an impact in the lives of youth with disabilities while working in a fun environment? If so, Strive is the perfect place for you!
Our organization offers full benefits upon meeting eligibility requirements, great opportunities to grow within and a fun and positive environment for both staff and clients!
Exciting opportunities exists for the right individuals to join a progressive non-profit organization as a Specialized Support Worker in our Children and Youth Department. The position entails working in specialized residential setting with individuals who are diagnosed with developmental delays, ADHD, FASD as well as Autism, OCD and challenging behaviors.
The ideal candidate must have experience supporting youth with complex behaviors and an understanding of the challenges present for verbal and non-verbal youth with Autism, challenging behaviors and other diagnosis.
You must possess knowledge of positive behavioral, visual and sensory support strategies, medication administration and report writing. Your responsibilities include maintaining boundaries, providing daily structure and consistently following the support plan outlined within a warm and supportive environment.
The successful candidate must have or be ready to acquire:
Competitive compensation starting at $24.42
Strive Living Society is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate against age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.
If you are interested in joining our team please submit a copy of your resume. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those who meet the minimum qualifications will be contacted for interview.