Application Deadline: COMPETITION CLOSING DATE: September 29, 2017
Are you seeking fulfilling work that gives you the opportunity to make a difference in
the lives of others? Do you believe in the integration of persons with disabilities into
all aspects of community membership? Do you enjoy assisting others in the learning
process? Then read on …
A Community Disability Services Worker supports and facilitates the development of skills
and competencies to assist individuals with disabilities to pursue and achieve their goals by
accessing meaningful community based activities.
14.75 hours per week; weekday mornings.
The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
May include but are not limited to:
Fostering proactive, innovative results to individuals and families affected by brain injury,
developmental disabilities and/or fetal alcohol spectrum disorders.
Promoting healthy and active lifestyles.
Assisting with skill development in areas such as daily living activities and social
Providing encouragement while assisting with exercises/physical fitness activities, or other
identified skill development domains.
Attending medical or community appointments.
Locating and participating in meaningful community based employment, community and
volunteer placements, recreation and leisure and life skills activities.
High school diploma and/or two years direct frontline experience in the field.
Dependable, team player.
Reliable vehicle, valid driver’s license, registration and insurance ($2,000,000 liability
Current Criminal Record Check/Vulnerable Person’s Check.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Physically able to safely support individuals in activities such as lifting and transferring.
Date Posted: 09/15/2017
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to be flexible and adapt to changes.
START DATE: ASAP
Successful applicants who possess a MSW or BSW, or Diploma in Social Work are required
to register and maintain registration with the Alberta College of Social Workers prior to
commencement of employment.
Attention to: Human Resources
Contact Person: Debra Scarf
Mailing Address: Lethbridge Family Services
1107 – 2 nd Avenue “A” North
Lethbridge AB T1H 0E6
Phone: (403) 327-5724
Fax: (403) 329-4924
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