SELF-EMPLOYED SUPPORT WORKER

Victorian Order of Nurses (VON)

The Victorian Order of Nurses is looking for Self-Employed Support Workers to join their team and support their clientele. 

Duties

  • Provide support to children with a developmental and/or physical disability and adults with a developmental disability
  • Provide respite care
  • Assist people to develop skills and independence
  • Access various community activities
  • Assist families and VON to develop and implement individual support plans

Qualifications

  • Ability to respect confidentiality and professional boundaries
  • Excellent communication skills to engage with Clients, Client’s family members and Case Coordinator on relevant plan information.
  • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team providing support
  • Availability to work evenings and weekends is preferred
  • Experience providing support or care to individuals with a disability
  • Education and training in related field is required
  • Access to a vehicle for work purposes is preferred
  • Patient, committed, reliable

What we can offer you:

  • Opportunity to use your skills and expand your knowledge
  • Opportunity to make a difference in your community
  • Flexible hours based on your preferred schedule. Whether you are looking for part-time work that is flexible or have limited availability, we find solutions that work best for you and our clients!
  • Diverse Care – tailor your experience to your area of interest and expertise among our diverse range of clients requiring care.
  • This position is eligible for the temporary $3.00 per hour wage enhancement from the Ontario Government for all hours spent directly caring for clients

Interested applicants are encouraged to submit their resume to VON at the contact information below. Only those candidates selected for screening will be contacted. Please direct resumes to Program Lead- Leah Davidson at familysupport.resume@von.ca Once you submit your resume, you may be invited to an information session to learn more about the screening process for Support Worker opportunities. Successful candidates will be invited to complete our screening process.

To apply for this job email your details to familysupport.resume@von.ca