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Part Time Position: Mentorship & Support

We are a rural family operating a large grain farm. Passionate about our grain production, we also grow a large vegetable and herb garden in season.

We require the support of a creative person skilled or with an interest in fitness including yoga and/dance or other related healthful pursuits to join our circle of support around our adult daughter with special needs. An ideal candidate would also possess interest in card making, gardening, and other creative outlets.

This position of mentorship and support would assist our daughter in meeting the goal of improved fitness, flexibility, strength and joy in movement, as well as time spent in creative pursuits.

Flexible hours, one to two days per week. Ideal for someone wishing to add hours to their current school or work week.

Requirements: basic first aid or ability to update, reliable vehicle, recent police check complete with a vulnerable sector search.

Preference given to individuals with experience supporting someone with special needs or students currently training in a related field.

We offer competitive compensation and we are considerate of travel expenses.

Contact sheilak1@telus.net to arrange an interview and discuss further details.


Inclusion Support Worker

We are seeking a part-time (10 hours per week +/-) Inclusion Support Worker who will be responsible for providing support in the community to a vibrant individual with a developmental disability to enable the individual to be a valued, contributing member of the community. Guided by the goals and objectives determined in collaboration and consultation with the individual and her family, the Inclusion Support Worker will be responsible for supporting (as a mentor) the development of skills and competencies that will assist the individual to pursue and fulfill her goals and aspirations. The Inclusion Support Worker will be required to assist the individual in exploring volunteer opportunities, support the individual while out in the community, attending various events, courses, shopping, etc . The Inclusion Support Worker will be responsible for liaising with a variety of community organizations (employers, clubs, recreational groups) to support those organizations in their efforts towards inclusion.

The ideal candidate will possess;

  • a steadfast belief and commitment to inclusion, the right for all people to belong, participate and contribute to the community.
  • the ability to work independently in unstructured environments and to employ effective time management skills
  • excellent coaching skills – knowledge of and ability to demonstrate and support the development of skills as they relate to work and social life.
  • knowledge of community resources available to support the person’s participation and inclusion within their community
  • the ability and willingness to work mostly evenings and weekends (flexible hours) to start
  • a love for animals
  • A valid Class 5 driver’s license; access to a reliable vehicle and applicable insurance
  • First Aid and CPR certification
  • A Recent Police Check

An industry competitive salary is offered. The successful candidate will work under contract for the individual’s family. Consequently, the name of the employer is not published for confidentiality reasons. If you are interested in lending your skills and talents to making a real difference, submit your resume and application by February 15th. to the following; (only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted)

Email: workerdcl@gmail.com


Inclusion Support Worker

We are seeking a part-time (20 to 30 hours per week) Inclusion Support Worker who will be responsible for providing employment support and support in the community to a vibrant individual with a developmental disability to enable the individual to be a valued, contributing member of the community. Guided by the goals and objectives determined in collaboration and consultation with the individual and her family, the Inclusion Support Worker will be responsible for supporting the development of skills and competencies that will assist the individual to pursue and fulfill her goals and aspirations. The Inclusion Support Worker will be required to assist the individual in exploring employment opportunities, support the individual in the job search process, and provide on the job support. The Inclusion Support Worker will be responsible for liaising with a variety of community organizations (employers, clubs, recreational groups) to support those organizations in their efforts towards inclusion.

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • a steadfast belief and commitment to inclusion, the right for all people to belong, participate and contribute to the community.
  • the ability to work independently in unstructured environments and to employ effective time management skills
  • excellent coaching skills – knowledge of and ability to demonstrate and support the development of skills as they relate to work and social life.
  • knowledge of community resources available to support the person’s participation and inclusion within their community
  • the ability and willingness to work some evenings and weekends (flexible hours)
  • a love for animals
  • A valid Class 5 driver’s license; access to a reliable vehicle and applicable insurance
  • First Aid and CPR certification
  • A Recent Police Check

An industry competitive salary is offered. The successful candidate will work under contract for the individual’s family. Consequently, the name of the employer is not published for confidentiality reasons. If you are interested in lending your skills and talents to making a real difference, submit your resume and application by February 15th. to the following; (only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted)

Email: workerdcl@gmail.com


Inclusion Support Worker

We are seeking a part-time (20 to 30 hours per week) sports oriented Inclusion Support Worker who will be responsible for providing support in the community to a vibrant individual with a developmental disability to enable the individual to be a valued, contributing member of the community. The Inclusion Support Worker will be required to assist the individual in exploring and engaging in sports oriented community activities and volunteer opportunities. The Inclusion Support Worker will be responsible for liaising with a variety of community organizations (employers, clubs, recreational groups) to support those organizations in their efforts towards inclusion.

The ideal candidate will possess;

  • a steadfast belief and commitment to inclusion, the right for all people to belong, participate and contribute to the community.
  • the ability to work independently in unstructured environments and to employ effective time management skills
  • excellent coaching skills – knowledge of and ability to demonstrate and support the development of skills as they relate to work and social life.
  • knowledge of community resources available to support the person’s participation and inclusion within their community (with an emphasis on sports)
  • A valid Class 5 driver’s license; access to a reliable vehicle and applicable insurance
  • First Aid and CPR certification
  • A Recent Police Check

An industry competitive salary is offered. The successful candidate will be directly employed by the individual and family. Consequently, the name of the employer is not published for confidentiality reasons. If you are interested in lending your skills and talents to making a real difference, submit your resume and application by (January 25th, 2017) to jailing@shaw.ca. (only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted)