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Spring in the Chapel 2019: 

Tyndale invites you to join us as we celebrate the resurrected Christ during this Easter season. This benefit concert is directed by Dr. Melissa Davis and features the Tyndale Community Choir and other musical artists — April 13th, at 3:00pm

Instructor of Persons with Disabilities

Instructor of Persons with Disabilities

Company: Jenny Tin
Contact Person: Jenny Tin
Location/Address:
250 Ormsby Road East
Edmonton, Alberta , T5T 5x6
Phone: 7809707606

Position Description

Duties

  • Develop individualized education and intervention plans based on special needs of client to facilitate their readaptation, independence and development objectives
  • Assess individuals in areas such as physical limitations, orientation and mobility skills, and cognitive, social and emotional barriers to establish client rehabilitation or adaptation goals
  • Assist individuals with physical, intellectual, and visual disabilities or multiple disorders to develop life skills and provide job training
  • Instruct individuals with disabilities and their families in the use of rehabilitative techniques, prosthetic devices, wheelchairs and other equipment designed to maximize clients' independence and potential
  • Instruct persons with a visual impairment in the use of special equipment or adaptive mobility devices
  • Collaborate with specialists, such as rehabilitation counsellors, speech-language pathologists and occupational therapists, to develop programs for clients' special needs

Work setting: Residential/Client's home

Work hours: 44 hours/week including weekends and some evenings.

Work rate: $26.67/hour

Employment requirements

  • Completion of a college program in special education, rehabilitation, orientation and mobility, visual impairment, hearing impairment or intellectual disability is required.
  • A bachelor's degree in special education or a related field such as social work or psychology may be required.
  • 2 to less than 3 years related word experience.
  • Hydrotherapy trained preferred.
  • Behavioral training certification preferred.
  • Physically fit to bend, crouch, kneel, and be ready to enter pool.
  • Have patience.
Posted: March 7, 2019 | Expires: April 8, 2019
Posted Under: Miscellaneous
Career ID: [ 6509 ]