Life Skills Worker – Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) Job Posting

We are looking for an experienced Life Skills Worker – Acquired Brain Injury (ABI) to join our team of vibrant, sincere, and professional individuals. This position provides services within a psychosocial rehabilitation and harm reduction framework for ABI clients with or without concurrent disorders.

Job Posting: Life Skills Worker – Acquired Brain Injury

Position: Part-time

Hours: up to 21 hours per week

Shift schedule: Days, evenings and weekends are likely required.

Start date:  September 30, 2021 (target)

Grid Level:  10

Classification: Community Worker

Duties: Assists clients with their physical, economic, vocational, recreational, social, emotional, and daily life skills development.  Assists clients to achieve the greatest degree of independence and quality of life possible. In accordance with established treatment plans developed by IHA Case Coordinators, works with clients in their communities and homes in person (when possible) in developing, maintaining, or restoring daily living skills, and participates in activities to support skill development such as training, modeling, and support.

Qualifications: Grade12, certificate in a field relevant to the position (such as Community Mental Health Certificate, Human Service Worker Certificate, Social Services Worker Certificate, etc.), and one year of recent related experience working with ABI clients; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Application process and deadline: Submit a resume and cover letter to Pat Cope, Executive Director, pcope@fdx.family by 4:30 p.m., September 21, 2021.

PS: We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.