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Job Details

Job Number:  57468
Part-Time Awake Residential Night Worker #J0519-0539
Job Posted: Wednesday, 11 September 2019
Closing Date: Monday, 30 September 2019
(in 14 days)
WJS Canada
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Part time
Location: Nanaimo, BC Salary: Hourly wage of $17.27 - $20.11

WJS Canada is currently looking for an individual to join the Mains team in Nanaimo, as a Permanent Part-Time Awake Residential Night Worker.


Job Reference – #J0519-0539


The Program:

Main’s Program is designed to accommodate youth that have experienced a history of failure in other programs and group homes in Nanaimo, British Columbia. Our services support youth recovering from adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and overcoming other adversity by providing them with housing and trauma-based guidance.


We accommodate and support traumatized youth in comfortable and welcoming facilities with twenty four hour staffing. Paired housemates share common areas but each child has his or her own bedroom. We offer a safe environment in a residential and friendly neighbourhood. An open door policy encourages a wandering youth to return at any time.

The Position and Scheduling:

The Awake residential Night Worker (ARNW) for this licensed, accredited agency attends to the health, well-being, safety and security of residents and the program site at night, and provides general, non-specific services to clients as required. This position will be alone during the overnight hours and must feel comfortable working alone, with support from the On-Call Manager, as needed. Maintains a comfortable and clean living environment. This position requires union membership with BCGEU.



  • One (1) Permanent Part-Time position of 16 hours per week

  • Friday and Saturday 0000-0800

As an ideal candidate you possess:
  • Grade 12 education plus certificate or equivalent experience in related human/social service field

  • Other combination of education and experience may be considered

  • Preference given to those with one year experience operating a licensed home, trauma informed practice, ABA

  • Current WCB Occupational First Aid, Level 1 (or ability to obtain within the probation period)

  • Ability to use common computer applications required (training provided)

**Successful applicants will be required to participate in MCFD screening prior to confirmed employment with WJS Canada.**


Complete details can be found at https://clients.njoyn.com/CL4/xweb/xweb.asp?clid=76383&page=jobdetails&jobid=J0519-0539&BRID=EX122171&SBDID=21869&LANG=1


Applications will be accepted until September 30th, 2019, or until a suitable candidate is found.

How to Apply
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Applications will be accepted until September 30th, 2019, or until a suitable candidate is found.

Please apply via the Careers Page of www.wjscanada.com

Please be sure to include Reference #J0519-0539 with your submission.
Contact Details
William Hames, Program Manager
WJS Canada
www:   clients.njoyn.com/CL4/xweb/xweb.asp?clid=76383&page=jobdetails&jobid=J0519-0539&BRID=EX12217

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