Support Team Member

Location: Kelowna, BC
Position: Support Team Member
Hours: Casual/On-Call
Wage: Starting Wage of $21.00/hour

Position Overview:

The Team Member will engage in enriching recreation activities with a young man (J) with Autism. The Team Member will participate in community-based programming with J, such as swimming, hiking, cooking, snowshoeing, attending Parkinson Rec Centre, etc. Under the supervision of the Program Coordinator, the Team Member will provide safe, respectful, and inclusive support while building an interactive and engaged relationship with J.


• Participate in community-based activities with J, assisting J in enjoying these activities
• Support J in creating positive, meaningful experiences and relationships
• Provide verbal cues and directions to J to ensure enjoyment and safety during activities
• Transportation of J self to and from activities
• Assisting J in some personal care activities in the home and away from the home
• Maintain relevant documentation for J (ex: daily activities summary)
• Be an active participant with J, and have fun!


• Experience in OR interest in working with adults with developmental disabilities and special needs (experience with Autism an asset)
• Physically healthy and able to participate in physical activities
• Comfortable working with adults with diverse abilities, including those who use unique forms of communication rather than verbal
• Willing to provide some personal care to J
• Must be able to work independently and be ethical, reliable, and self-motivated
• Ability to go with the flow, have fun, and laugh!


• Valid B.C. driver’s license and clear driver’s abstract
• Reliable vehicle with business insurance
• Standard First Aid with CPR-C
• Food Safe certificate an asset
• Must consent to a Criminal Record check with Vulnerable Sector and comply with the Criminal Records Review Act
• Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training an asset
• An ability to laugh and have fun
• Willing to work evenings and weekends

Send Résumé to: Janessa Collins (Program Coordinator)
E-mail: [email protected]
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Location:Kelowna, British Columbia
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Post Date:Feb 10, 2019
Exp. Date:Mar 12, 2019
Listing Type:Private
Ad Number:3540303