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Residential Care Worker - LVH248-1810
Posted date [Jul-14-18]  (ID: 202752)
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Job Title: Residential Care Worker

Location: Lynn Valley House

Job Status: Part Time - Permanent

Rate of Pay: $18.15 to $21.14/hr

Benefits: Yes

Union Position: Yes

Driver’s Licence Required: Class 4 Restricted

Use of Own Vehicle Required? No

Hours of Work per Week: 26 hours/week

Thursday: 2:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Friday: 3:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Saturday: 2:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Sunday: 2:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Goals and Responsibilities of the Position:

  • Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Residential Care Worker provides a comfortable home environment in which individuals with intellectual disabilities have the opportunity to live active and fulfilling lives.
  • Works as part of a team to ensure that individuals achieve personally meaningful goals for independence, community access, and skill development.
  • Respects each individual’s right to privacy and confidentiality
  • Supports individuals to become self-sufficient in all areas of daily living
  • Maintains a safe and healthy environment for those you support, for your co-workers and for yourself
  • General administration, report writing, record keeping, and accountability of funds
  • See Job Description for a more complete list of responsibilities

Requirements of the Position:

  • Certificate in human services or related field (equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered)
  • Minimum of six months relevant experience in a similar environment
  • Experience with challenging behaviours, mental health concerns and delivery of personal care
  • Knowledge of Diabetes, Dysphagia, Dementia, special diets, Tube feeding, mechanical lifts may be required
  • Criminal record check, Valid First Aid and Crisis Intervention (NCI) certification, Medical Approval, TB Clearance, satisfactory Reference Checks, Reliable Vehicle and valid BC driver’s license (class 4 or 5 depending on the position)
  • This position is open to both male and female candidates

How to Apply:

  • Send a cover letter and resume via email by 4:30pm of the closing date
  • Please quote Posting # LVH248-1810 when applying.
Job Title Residential Care Worker - LVH248-1810
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