Access Support Worker
Maple Ridge, located in Metro Vancouver is a vibrant and rapidly growing Municipality with outstanding recreation, arts and cultural amenities and some of the most affordable housing in the region. This combined with a dynamic community translates into an enthusiastic and responsive local government that provides terrific opportunities for personal and career growth.
Maple Ridge Parks, Recreation & Culture has auxiliary opportunities in an active and energetic environment. We are currently recruiting for enthusiastic qualified Access Support Worker and Child Worker to join our team of professionals. These positions are best suited to creative; self motivated individuals who enjoy working with children in a dynamic fast paced environment.
If you have exceptional customer service, verbal and written communication, problem solving and interpersonal skills to work with the public, staff and external agencies, then we have the perfect opportunity for you.
You will provide support and assist in the integration of children with variable abilities in after school half day and full day long camps in our Parks and Recreation Programs
Preference will be given to applicants that have:
- Experience working with persons with varied abilities and behavioral issues
- Experience working in a recreation setting
- Ability to adapt activities to meet the participants’ needs
- Experience in providing personal care
- Conflict Resolution Skills
- Therapeutic Recreation Education
Successful candidate(s) will be selected based on their education, experience and skills related to the job. Please list all relevant certificates, experience and skills in your resume.
The successful candidate(s) will be required to complete a Police Information Check as a condition of employment. (Note – not required a part of the application process; however, will be required upon consideration for employment)
All required licenses, certificates and registrations associated with this competition must also be valid and current at the time the postings close and must be attached with your application. Please have these documents ready to upload when you apply.