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Supportive Roommate

Apr 08, 2019

Job Posting for Supportive Roommate


About Us  
We are a family who desire to support our adult daughter to continue on her journey towards independence – assisting her in creating a meaningful life. At this time she is living in a house near Millgate Transit station and would benefit from a Supportive Roommate. If you are interested in providing a secure and sustainable environment for her, then we would like to hear from you and about your experience. 


Role 
 We are currently recruiting for a Supportive Roommate. Primarily supporting our daughter in minimal day to day activities. As a Supportive Roommate you may choose how many hours and what skills you would like to support our daughter with and other staff will be hired to support her various activities. Depending on your schedule you may choose responsibilities that promote her growth & skills (cooking skills) developing greater autonomy (ETS trip planning to new locations), coordinating appropriate activities and sharing information / managing support together with her family and the agency supporting her. Duties could include administering medication, meal planning and preparation, coordinating housekeeping duties and care of the premises.


Qualifications
Good written and verbal communication skills in English are required for recording and reporting information. A high school diploma with at least one year of secondary studies plus six months related work experience along with being a non-smoker / non-alcohol drinker are required. Preference will be given to those with social work, psychology, education or theological studies. Equivalencies may be considered. Your ability to work independently with flexibility will be critical to your success in this role. 


 Salary 
 Approximately $18.00 per hour depending on experience.


 Notes 
 This position involves flexible hours.
The successful candidate must provide a Criminal Records Check.


Benefits
Large Furnished House with a double garage and low rent   


 To Apply 
 Please submit your cover letter and resume to lhildebr@icloud.com.
Only successful applicants will receive a response and have an interview scheduled.

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