The Community Living Society (CLS) is an innovative, non-profit organization dedicated to serving people with developmental disabilities. We have been assisting individuals to live full, productive, and meaningful lives since 1978. We are leaders in providing quality Individualized Supports services, which allow people to reach their greatest potential. We have over 500 employees and serve over 400 individuals throughout the Lower Mainland and Greater Vancouver Area.
About Individualized Supports
Individualized Supports services are provided one-to-one either in the community or in the person’s home. This is a hands on support role with some offline administrative duties. The goals of people who choose Individualized Supports often include a desire to:
About the Opportunity
Your role as an Individualized Supports Community Living Counsellor, Assistant Coordinator will be to provide support to the Coordinator in all aspects of administration and team leadership. You will work closely with the team to provide meaningful feedback and role-model Person-Centered Active Supports. Some of your duties can include:
Your experience in providing sound, consistent, resourceful and creative support to adults with disabilities coupled with your leadership and management skills will enable you to flourish in this role. You are motivated by enabling individuals in achieving greater success in certain areas of their lives by providing skills and opportunities to develop, participate in their community, take part in community activities, obtain volunteer or paid employment and learn tasks of daily living. You will also meet other unique support needs including personal care.
Additionally, you have the following requirements:
Our Commitment to You
We make significant investments in our people, which is why we take great care to hire those who we believe will thrive at CLS. Our progressive and unique culture sets us apart and provides:
Hours: Weekdays (Monday-Friday)
Wage: External Candidates = $20.75 | Internal Candidates + Base wage + $1.00
We at Community Living Society celebrate and embrace diversity as an integral part of our organization. As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to be an inclusive, equitable and accessible environment for both our employees and supported individuals alike, ensuring everyone feels valued and respected.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.