Weekend Support Worker – Oshawa

Job title: Weekend Support Worker – Oshawa
Posted on: December 5, 2022
Job Description:

Seeking a caring support worker to assist a man mid-fifties with special needs in daily living and community involvement in Pickering. This man lives in his own co-op apartment, has a pleasant and easy-going manner and enjoys the outdoors.

This is a contract/self-employed position.  The ideal candidate will be available Saturday 8 am to 10 PM. Overnight position also available Saturday 10 PM to Sunday 7:30 am continuing to Sunday 1 pm.

The successful candidate will be willing and able to provide support in all areas of daily living, including personal care, planning and preparation of nutritious meals, administering meds, general housekeeping and more.
Personal qualities … ability to be a team player and communicate with family and other support persons.

An understanding of the gifts and contributions of people with disabilities and a conviction that communities are better when all people are included.


  • Current vulnerable police check
    Reliable vehicle
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Cean driver’s abstract
  • Willing to drive person short distances in Pickering and surrounding area

This is a self-employed position with a family.

Employment Type: Part-time
Field of Work: Other
Required skills:

Assist with personal care
Support during times of seizure activity

Company information

Company Name: Durham Family Resources & Support
Contact Name: Melissa Labelle
Address: 20 -850 King Street East
City: Oshawa
Postal Code:L1J 8N5
Telephone: (905) 436-2500
Email: mlabelle@dafrs.com
Additional information:

Self employed position with a family

Prefered method of contact: Email