An exciting opportunity exists to join the team of a progressive large non-profit organization as a 1:1 support worker for a day program that is educational based with some recreation for a non-verbal young man with Autism. Our client loves the outdoors and a variety of activities. The ideal candidate must also enjoy these activities and have experience working with Autism.
If you have the skills necessary to deal with possible challenging behaviours, non -verbal communication and are able to build trust, be a quick thinker, is energetic and able to motivate and mentally stimulate this young man, we want to hear from you!
Shifts are: Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm
Applicants pursuing and education in psychology, early childhood education, school education teacher assistant, speech pathology, occupational therapy and recreational therapy are encouraged to apply.
The successful applicant must have the following skills:
Must be able to obtain:
Compensation: $19.58-$20.62 per hour, plus benefits upon meeting eligibility requirements.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
Strive Living Society is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate against age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.