Sat, 21 July, 2018
Welcome, New user? Register here  |  Already registered? Sign in

 

Residential Care Worker - Casual On Call
Posted date [Jul-14-18]  (ID: 202747)
| More

Duties&Responsibilities:

The role of a Residential Care Worker is to support individuals with intellectual

disabilities in their homes and in the community. This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Preparing healthy meal choices for clients
  • Medication management, administration and required documentation
  • Personal care routines
  • Housekeeping, universal precautions and the use of personal protective equipment
  • Working as a positive role model
  • Supporting meaningful community inclusion and integration
  • Facilitating the involvement of clients’ family and friends
  • Administrative duties including computerized logs and reports, and accountability of both program and client funds

Additional Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with people with intellectual disabilities in residential and community settings
  • Experience working with people with challenging behaviours
  • Experience/formal training in augmentative communication
  • Knowledge of safe handling of individuals, and equipment including lifts
  • Ability to support individuals during community activities

Benefits of Working at ConneXions:

  • Unionized position – Hospital Employees’ Union (HEU)
  • $18.15 - $21.14 / hour

Additional 9.8% pay in lieu of benefits

  • Flexible work schedule

Hiring Requirements:

  • Two or three professional references (from a manager or supervisor)
  • Class 4 or 5 BCDL (Class 7 is not accepted) and driver’s abstract
  • Emergency or standard first aid with CPR/AED training
  • Criminal record check and tuberculosis screening clearance
  • Medical approval to work

How to Apply:

Send a cover letter and resume to the attention of Staff Services via email or fax to 604.984.9882.

Please quote Posting #RCWCOC-1801 when applying.

Job Title Residential Care Worker - Casual On Call
Company Name North Shore ConneXions Society
Email careers@nsconnexions.org
Category Category -> Healthcare
Job Type Job Type -> Part-Time
Salary
Location North Vancouver
Area Location -> BC - Vancouver