North Shore Adult Residence

CA-North Vancouver
Req No.
2016-1189
Category
Adult Services
Type
Regular Part-Time
Blueridge House

Overview

Are you looking for a new and exciting career in Social Services and want to work in a rewarding and challenging field?

 

Our organization offers full benefits upon meeting eligibility requirements, great opportunities to grow within and a fun, positive environment for both staff and clients!

 

We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals to join a progressive non-profit organization as a Residential Support Worker. The position entails working in an adult group home settings and within the community.

 

We support individuals who have developmental delays, who are on the Autism Spectrum, may have physical disabilities or some mental health issues in a Complex Care Home with 4 residents in North Vancouver.

 

Some residents are self-directed while some require full support while others may be independent with self-care.

 

The right candidate should have experience with Behavior Management, Personal Care, as well as Medication Administration and at least 1-2 years experience with various disabilities listed above.

 

Position available: Casual

 

*Casuals needed specifically for North Vancouver with opportunities to grow and become part time/full time.

 


If you don't have a Class 4 BDCL, Strive would be happy to reimburse the cost for one successful passing of the written exam, a physician’s exam, and road test. The Class 4 license must be acquired within three (3) months of employment.

 

Responsibilities

Job Duties Include:

  • Knowledge and experience working with developmental, physical disabilities, mental health and behaviours
  • Ability to create a meaningful routine
  • Knowledgeable of creating independence vs. creating dependence
  • Following health care plans*
  • Completing daily documentation
  • Implementing personal protocols, schedules, and activities
  • Accompanying/transporting individuals to appointments and activities in the community
  • Knowledge and experience with community integration and teaching life skills

Qualifications

 

Job Qualifications Include :

  • Class 4 BC Driver’s License required and clean driver’s abstract
  • Minimum of 1 year experience
  • Positive Behaviour Management
  • Criminal Record Check
  • Negative TB test
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Mandt Certificate
  • Food Safe Certificate

*Other requirements which may be specific to the individual(s) served*

 

Compensation: $19.31-20.34 hourly as per the collective agreement, plus benefits upon meeting eligibility requirements.

 

Strive Living Society is an equal opportunity employer which does not discriminate against age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.

 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

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