Direct Support Worker 3
Deaf Home Supports

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New Directions is a social service agency offering a wide range of resources and services that provide supports to children, youth, and adults in a variety of settings. We are currently seeking full time Direct Support Workers to join the Deaf Home Supports team.

If you are looking for a challenge with endless rewards, hard work and possibilities; New Directions for Children, Youth, Adults & Families can give you that and more!

We offer:
• Industry competitive wage
• Growth and training
• Positive Team atmosphere
• Work-life balance and positive Leadership
• Positive learning environment

We need from you:
• High School or equivalent
• American Sign Language (ASL) proficiency
• Driver’s License
• First Aid (or ability to get)
• Compassion, empathy, and integrity
• Clear Criminal, Adult/Child Abuse Registry and Prior Contact Checks

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You will or might:
• Plan, make and shop for meals
• Help with personal care
• Assist with medications
• Drive to and attend appointments
• Learn how support individuals who live with trauma

You get to:
• Participate in recreational activities (sports, movies…)
• Make a positive difference to the individuals we support
• Build relationships and be a role model

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Would you like to warm the heart and life of the individuals we support? We have day, evening, and awake overnight shifts open to fill with caring staff!

The salary range for this 40 hour per week, full-time position is $15.66 to $21.92 per hour (Equivalent to $32,572 to $45,593 per annum), dependent upon education and/or experience. A full benefits package (which include Health and Dental Benefits, Long Term Disability Benefits, and a Pension Plan) is provided to regular full-time staff.

The successful candidate will be subject to Criminal Record, Child/Adult Abuse Registry, and Prior Contact checks. In addition, applicants will be required to provide a copy of their Driver’s License and a Driver’s Abstract.

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Please put “Direct Support Worker 3 – DHS” in the subject line of your email and forward resume, with covering letter and three references, by May 10th, 2021 to:
Recruitment Coordinator
New Directions for Children, Youth, Adults and Families
500 – 717 Portage Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3G 0M8
Email: Employment@newdirections.mb.ca

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We thank all applicants for their interest in New Directions; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
New Directions is committed to equity and diversity and especially welcomes applications from persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and newcomers to Canada. We strive for a skilled workforce that reflects the diversity of the people we support and contributes to the diversification of ideas.
Accommodations for accessibility purposes are available for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

To apply for this job email your details to Employment@newdirections.mb.ca