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WJS Canada

Apr 15, 2021

WJS Canada Job Posting: CONTRACTED Support Home Care Providers - Alberta - Job ID J0421-0576

Organization: WJS Canada 
Job Title: CONTRACTED Support Home Care Providers - Alberta
Job Type: Contract
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Hours of Work Per Week: Various models
Scheduled Days Each Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Scheduled Hours: Various models, upwards of 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, live in supports. For the wage - this is variable, depending on the referral.
Number of Positions: 1
Compensation: $0.0000 - $0.0000 /Day
Closing Date: June 15, 2021 or until a suitable candidate is found.
The Position
Do you desire to make a difference in the life of a person with a developmental disability?
Do you want to be part of a dedicated team?

If you answered yes, WJS is looking for YOU!

We are looking for Support Home Care providers in Edmonton & area, Alberta.

In Your Role You Will
We offer an extensive orientation process that ensures you are prepared, and once you join us, we will have support available to you 24 hours per day, 7 days per week, 365 days per year. In this role, you can also access additional training opportunities to further develop your skills in providing assistance to others in need. Our model of providing specialized residential care is to provide supports to persons with developmental challenges.
WJS is looking for people that are dedicated to delivering supports in and out of their homes, and want to make a difference to persons living with developmental disabilities.
Contract amount is compensatory and will be discussed once initial screening is completed.

*** Prior to confirmation of employment all applicants must provide a current (dated within 6 months of hiring date) Criminal Record Check and Ministry Check. These checks can take up to 6 weeks to obtain, please ensure you prepare accordingly.

As An Ideal Candidate You Possess
Please apply with a resume and covering letter (outline education, experience and references).

• Prior professional and/or personal life experience with individuals with a developmental disability
• Prior experience in trauma informed care is an asset
• Prefer single person or older couple.
• Valid CPR/First Aid certificate (or will obtain prior to contracting)
• Valid Non Violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) certificate
• Current Conflict Resolution training

Suitability of the applicant will be determined through a rigorous screening process based on an agency interview and a screening by the supported individuals (and any persons in the home), reference checks, submission of required documentation (including criminal record search by local police, vulnerable sector check, current first aid certification, immunization records and a medical fitness confirmation).
What WJS Canada does
variety of programs and services, including:
• Community-based homes and residential care
• Supportive Independent living
• Family support services, including respite care
• Day programs, community involvement, employment
• Behaviour, emotional and mental health support
Our Employees Enjoy
• Safe, respectful and caring team environment
• Training programs to ensure professional development
• Flexible hours

For more information on WJS Canada visit our website:

No telephone calls please. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be notified.


  • Aboriginal
  • Aggressive behaviour
  • At Risk Youth
  • Behaviour Management
  • Behaviour Strategies
  • Behavioural Intervention
  • Case Aide
  • Child and youth care
  • Child Care Worker
  • Child protection
  • Child, Youth And Family Enhancement Act
  • Children With Developmental Disabilities
  • Community Support Worker
  • De-escalation
  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Education Assistant
  • Family Counselling
  • Family enhancement
  • Family intervention
  • Family Reunification
  • Family Service Worker
  • Family Services
  • First Aid
  • First Nations
  • Foster care
  • Group Home
  • Health Care Aide
  • Home Share
  • Human Service
  • Key Worker
  • Medication Administration
  • NVCI
  • Personal Support Work
  • Psychologist
  • Residence Worker
  • Respite
  • SAFE Home Course
  • Social Service
  • Social Work
  • Social Worker
  • Special Needs
  • Substance Abuse
  • Supervised visits
  • Supervisor
  • Support Worker
  • Trauma Informed Practice
  • Work with families
  • Youth Worker

To apply click on the link below: