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Job Number:  46148
Community Support Worker
Job Posted: Tuesday, 10 July 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 10 August 2018
(42 days ago)
Community Ventures Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Casual
Location: Port Moody Salary: $18.15 per hour

Job Description

Community Support Workers needed

 

Casual position up to 32.5 hrs/wk

Monday- Friday 9am-3:30pm

 

Community Ventures Society is a small, values based, social profit agency providing services to adults with diverse abilities and children & youth with special needs.

 

We are looking for people to work in our Community Inclusion Program (supporting adults with diverse abilities) in Port Moody from Monday to Friday, 9 am - 3:30 pm.

 

Your duties may include:

  • Supporting individuals to find paid employment
  • Supporting individuals at their place of work
  • Teaching life skills
  • Supporting and encouraging independence and self-determination
  • Recreational and leisure activities (swimming, hiking etc..)
  • Facilitating community inclusion and relationship building
  • Supporting individuals to work on personal goals
  • Teaching and facilitating effective communication

Our requirements:

  • you have a passion for working with people
  • you have a positive attitude
  • some education and/ or experience working with people who have developmental disabilities
  • experience with behavioural support or behaviour intervention an asset
  • class 5 driver's license
  • a reliable car (w/ business insurance)
  • first aid and CPR certificate

At CVS we pride ourselves in our work. On a daily basis, we work to create the conditions that make for a better quality of life for the people we support. We need staff who are creative, values-based, and respectful. In return, we create a flexible and fun environment so that our employees can thrive and have the opportunity to help change people's lives. As an employer, we strive to be responsive, respectful and open.

 

The Community Support Worker hourly wage starts at $18.15. We also offer our employees counselling, a computer purchase program, and access to corporate cell phone rates. We have opportunities for advancement and we offer training in Mandt and Positive Behaviour Supports to help you advance your practice. You will have the whole community as a place to connect people and help them to be the best they can be. We recognize our staff for their achievements and we celebrate successes.

 

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please forward your resume and a short cover letter.
Contact Details:
Peter Stone
Manager of Human Resources and Quality Assurance

Community Ventures Society
2322 St. Johns Street
Port Moody, BC, V3H 2A9

W:604.939.8070 ext #2027
F: 604.939.8075
E:
www:   www.communityventures.ca


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