June 23rd, 2014 – August 22, 2014 (this includes up to 4 days of training)
42 hours/week, up to 12 weeks
Rate of pay – *$14/hour (*pending funding approval)
Community Living Mississauga is a non-profit organization, which provides support to individuals who have an intellectual disability so that their quality of life in the community is meaningfully improved.
DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM:
The Children’s Summer Support Program offers one-to-one support to children who have an intellectual disability while they participate in a day camp program, facilitating their inclusion into the setting. Children attend programs throughout Mississauga operated by the City of Mississauga’s Recreation & Parks Division and other day camps in Mississauga.
- At least one year of post-secondary education in a related area of study
- Valid driver’s license and use of a car
- Valid Emergency First Aid/CPR Certificate
- Experience supporting people who have an intellectual disability
- Supervisory experience is an asset
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
The Supervisor of the CSSP will coordinate a schedule for staff and the children, supervise a team of staff and volunteers, facilitate weekly staff meetings, assist in staff training, carry out administrative and record-keeping responsibilities, prepare a final report and above all, promote the inclusion of the children into the camp setting. The supervisor must be comfortable providing personal care support, participating in all activities with the children including swimming, and be physically fit to perform the essential duties of the job including performing lifts and transfers as necessary.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume by April 30th, 2014 to:
Mary Dillon, Community Recreation Liaison
Community Living Mississauga
6695 Millcreek Dr. Suite 1
Mississauga, ON L5N 5R8
Tel: 905 542-2694 ext. 2242 Fax: 905 542-0987