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Casual Contract Position Available

Do you have a strong belief in promoting inclusion and self-determination?
Do you have strong written, verbal, interpersonal, and organizational skills?
We have a position for you!

Position Type: Casual Contract
Employment Job Location:
Job Title: Options for Services Contractor
Contractor Salary: $17.00-$20.00/hour D.O.E.
Organization: Innovative LIFE Options
Hours Per Week: Varied

Job Description:
Options for Services (OFS) is a program of Innovative LIFE Options. It provides individuals with intellectual disabilities who self manage the option to hire a contractor to assist with administrative tasks. OFS contractors have completed agreements including (but not limited to) these examples:

 Placing ads, screening applicants, interviewing, coordinating mandatory trainings and checks.
 Reviewing job descriptions and completing orientation checklists with new employees.
 Creating documents such as job descriptions or training plans
 Problem solving and goal setting with employees for a general or specific purpose.
 Coordinating and leading staff meetings.
 Completing performance evaluations.
 Assisting with payroll and staff scheduling.
 Coordinating medical appointments, keeping track of and ordering medical supplies.
 Observing and providing feedback on improvements to systems.
 Mentoring and supervising employees.
 Coordinating details of a move, vacation, or wedding.

The job of the Options for Services Contractor will vary depending on the needs of the individual and support network. The contract staff is expected to work independently in completing the requirements of the agreement. This is a highly flexible position working with a progressive organization in the disability field.

Job Requirements:
We are seeking applications who:
 have experience with human resources, payroll administration, and/or supervision of a staff team supporting an individual with an intellectual disability
 have experience in providing supports to individuals with an intellectual disability
 have a strong value base in supported decision making and self-determination
 are organized, professional, and have good time-management and communication skills

We are looking for contractors in many areas of the province. If you live in the Winnipeg, Interlake, Eastman, Westman, or Parklands regions of Manitoba consider applying for this exciting opportunity.
Please send your resume and cover letter to the email provided below. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For more information or to apply for a position, please contact:

Liz Allen, Options for Services Program Coordinator
Phone:  204-772-3557 ext 3