Thompson Okanagan Community Services Co-operative is an organization of non profit societies devoted to enriching the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities. Since 2005, we have been committed to supporting purposeful and meaningful lifestyles. We aspire to enhance the lives of the people we support. Whether alone or in partnership, TOCSC offers services that focus on promoting community connections, personal independence, meaningful employment and socially valued roles.
Thompson Okanagan Community Services Co-operative
Position Title: Supportive Roommate
Report to: Service Coordinator
Overall Responsibility: Sharing a home with an adult with a developmental disability, while providing personalized support services.
Key Areas of Responsibilities:
Aiding the individual with personal health and hygiene
Providing a safe and nurturing environment
Facilitating valued roles in the community
Presenting the individual in a positive and respectable manner
Promoting independence
Participating in household chores
Skills and Attributes:
Open-minded attitude
Excellent communication skills
Dedication for promoting personal growth in one’s life
Creative and outgoing personality
Strong ability to work in an independent setting
Proficient decision making skills
Experience Requirement:
Experience in the social services would be an asset
Clear criminal record check
Clean driving record
Position Title:Respite Worker/ Live-In Support Worker
Report to: Service Coordinator
Overall Responsibility: Providing 18 or 24 hrs rotational shifts of personalized support to an adult with a developmental disability.
Key Areas of Responsibilities:
Aiding the individual with personal health and hygiene
Providing a safe and nurturing environment
Providing companionship
Presenting the individual in a positive and respectable manner
Promoting independence
Participating in household chores
Skills and Attributes:
Open-minded attitude
Excellent communication skills
Dedication for promoting personal growth in one’s life
Creative and outgoing personality
Strong ability to work in an independent setting
Proficient decision making skills
Experience Requirement:
Experience in the social services would be an asset
Clear criminal record check
Clean driving record
Position Title:Community Support Worker
Report to: Service Coordinator
Overall Responsibility: Providing flexible, customized assistance to support an individual in every aspect of their community and social life.
Key Areas of Responsibilities:
Establishing socially valued roles based on the individuals unique personality, interests, and competencies
Developing and building on unpaid fulfilling relationships
Presenting the individual in a positive and respectable manner
Promoting and modeling personal growth, respect, and self-esteem by serving as a positive role model
Skills and Attributes:
Open-minded attitude
Dedication for promoting personal growth in one’s life
Creative and outgoing personality
Strong ability to work in an independent setting
Experience Requirement:
Experience in the social services would be an asset
Clear criminal record check
Clean driving record
Location of Position: Kamloops, BC
If you are interested in this rewarding and life changing experience, please send your complete resume with references to one of the following addresses:
By direct mail:

Thompson Okanagan Community Services Co-operative
#4- 237 6th Avenue
Kamloops, BC
V2C 3R2
By email:

TOCSC@Shawbiz.ca
Subject line: Attention Hayley
We thank all who apply, however only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Thompson Okanagan Community Services Co-operative requires thorough screening and a criminal record check.
 
Contact information
Administrative Office:
#4-237 6th Avenue
Kamloops, BC
V2C-3R2
Email: TOCSC@Shawbiz.ca
Fax: 250-434-9274
Phone: 250-434-9268

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