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Temporary Support Approach Consultant


Description

Supported Lifestyles Ltd. is a not for profit agency that provides services to adults with developmental disabilities. At Supported Lifestyles Ltd. there are a number of service areas that provide specialized services to our clients. 

The Temporary Support Approach Consultant will be a 12 month contract (until March 2022). The successful candidate will utilize highly developed behavioural intervention skills to provide short-term, intense support for the development and implementation of intervention plans. These intervention plans will help to facilitate the optimal functioning of individuals with complex needs in their families and/or in the community. Under the guidance of a qualified psychologist and the Director, the Support Approach Consultant will use behavioural intervention skills to develop quality support plans for front-line teams to implement. The Support Approach Consultant will also support individuals through advocacy, skill training and community education. The successful candidate will also support community members and organizations to develop best practices.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Degree in human services from a recognized post-secondary institution or equivalency is required (e.g. psychology, social work)
  • Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities 
  • Experience working with individuals with dual diagnosis/complex needs preferred
  • Minimum three years supervisory/consultation experience 
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Strong time management skills and ability to manage time effectively within required time lines
  • A vehicle is required for this position as travel to various locations around the Calgary region is involved



  • Typical Schedule

    The typical schedule for the Support Approach Consultant is Monday-Friday from 08:30am – 04:30pm, however flexibility is required.

    Compensation

    Starting annual salary of $51,277.82 and we offer a competitive benefits package.

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    Interested candidates can submit their cover letter and resume to employment@supportedlifestyles.com and quote “Temporary Support Approach Consultant” in the subject line.




    Supported Lifestyles Ltd. thanks all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.