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Community Housing and Inclusion Program Manager

Job description

Are you someone who excels at working with individuals with diverse abilities and their families? Is performing truly impactful work a must for you? Do you agree that the right to a better quality of life should be a minimum standard?

If you have answered yes to the questions above, the North Shore Disability Resource Centre (NSDRC) may be the place for you.

The North Shore Disability Resource Centre (NSDRC) provides quality programs and services to people with disabilities. We believe that everyone has the right to participate as an active member of their community – communities that value inclusion, are committed to creating opportunities for all.

The NSDRC Supported Living Program is currently seeking a qualified/experienced Community Housing and Inclusion Program Manager to supervise, manage and coordinate, within a team structure, all aspects of service provision to the participants, their support networks, funders and the community within 30 hours per week on a permanent basis.

Prerequisites:
Ø Clear Criminal Record Search
Ø MCFD Hub Review including vulnerable citizens Criminal Record Search
Ø Current First Aid and CPR
Ø Negative TB test or clear chest x-ray
Ø Doctor’s Medical Note of good health
Ø Class 4 driver’s License
Ø Current Non-Violent Crisis Prevention and Intervention Certificate
Ø A vehicle is an asset

Qualifications:
University degree or Post Secondary Certificate in related field, a minimum of two years supervisory experience and two years direct experience supporting people with disabilities.
Or High School Certificate, related Human Service courses plus a minimum of five years employment providing direct support to children with disabilities.

Skills and Knowledge: Successful candidate will possess:
Ø Commitment to values and philosophy of the NSDRC and team building principles
Ø Well-developed and effective written and oral communication and interpersonal skills
Ø Effective time management
Ø Financial management
Ø Computer literacy
Ø Multitasking skills
Ø The ability to deal with change, stress and responsibility
Ø Experience, knowledge and the ability to interact effectively with individuals and their advocates
Ø Knowledge of current Community Care and Assisted Living Act*
Ø Knowledge of quality assurance, care and funding structures

Expressions of interest, including an updated resume and a cover letter describing how you meet or exceed the above-noted qualifications, must be received by email to k.miles@nsdrc.org before the deadline; Resumes without a cover letter will not be considered. Candidates who lack the basic experience and qualifications set out in the posting will not be considered.

More information can be found at: www.nsdrc.org

Reference ID: NSDRC CHIP Manager EN

Part-time hours: 30 per week

Application deadline: 2021-08-27

Expected start date: 2021-09-07

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $40,275.00-$48,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
The NSDRC takes staff and client health and welfare very seriously and follow all Provincial Health Orders accordingly.

*Covid19 double dose vaccination an asset

With grateful acknowledgement that the land on which we gather is the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil Waututh), sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) peoples.

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North Shore Disability Resource Centre

3158 Mountain Highway

North Vancouver, BC

V7K 2H5

phone: 604-985-5371

fax: 604-985-7594

email: nsdrc@nsdrc.org

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The NSDRC was started by a group of families in 1976. In the years since, we have worked for a "Community for All" by developing and providing residential services, infant development programs, youth groups, community based services, and information and advocacy.

We are grateful for the opportunity to work, live and play on the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.