Supervisor of Support Services
- AgencyCommunity Living Parry Sound
- Position Supervisor of Support Services
SUPERVISOR OF SUPPORT SERVICES
Community Living Parry Sound has worked with people with a developmental disability and their families over 56 years. Our purpose is to support people with disabilities to build better lives in community, and we envision a community where all people have the power and freedom to determine the life they want.
We are looking for a Supervisor of Support Services to provide operational leadership for the creation and promotion of opportunities for inclusion through community development. Leadership focus is on teaching and empowering staff, enabling them to become increasingly self-sufficient and nurturing self-determination while promoting teamwork to improve the quality of supports to enable a more meaningful life for people receiving services.
•Minimum two year college diploma DSW, Social Services or Human Services field •Minimum of two years of supervisory experience with a special needs population •Strong leadership with experience in motivating staff to achieve results •Strong team building skills to ensure effective working relationships •Ability to deal with difficult or sensitive situations •Excellent problem solving skills, time management skills, and written and oral communication skills •Proficiency with MS office suite, scheduling software, client databases, internet •Self-starter who is motivated, optimistic and handles stress effectively •Excellent interpersonal skills with a professional and enthusiastic demeanour •Unquestionable tact and confidentiality •Ability to multi-task with superior organizational skills and attention to detail •Achievement oriented and disciplined •Strong numeric ability •Cooperative and agreeable team player who is comfortable working in a busy setting •Comfortable with authority •Has objective, logical judgement