|Address||11106 122 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5M 0B5, Canada
This Supportive Roommate position is for a 19-year-old man who is currently in the Architectural Technology Program at NAIT and has a developmental disability.
He requires the support of someone who is mature and will be committed to his inclusion in all areas of life. The person must have a valid driver’s license and their own vehicle. Your role would be first as a roommate, with shared upkeep in the condominium. You would function as a mentor/friend rather than a caregiver and provide him with the amount of required support for success.
The condominium is located in Kingsway area, close to many amenities including bus transportation. It is a furnished 2-bedroom condo with 2 bathrooms. You will have your own private bedroom, bathroom and parking. Shared areas include; laundry, kitchen and living room.
Although this is a live-in opportunity, there will still be flexible time for your own separate employment, school and personal commitments. There is also scheduled time off.
As his supportive roommate the responsibilities would be to strengthen his ability to live independently. Areas of support include establishing and maintaining routines for household management, healthy meal preparation, time and money management, health and wellbeing activities, organizing transportation, and facilitating community connections and relationships.
Start date- September 1, 2016.
Compensation – $1960/month
Rent - $700/month
If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to discuss further, please contact
John Lawton firstname.lastname@example.org