If you are looking for an opportunity to contribute your experience, knowledge, and passion in a meaningful way, CLBC is the place for you!
Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) is a crown corporation responsible for arranging supports and services for adults with developmental disabilities and their families. CLBC staff strive to advance the vision 'Lives filled with possibilities in welcoming communities'. More than just a job, CLBC is about compassion, commitment, contribution, collaboration and community.
As an Activity Worker at CLBC, you will perform a variety of duties to assist with social/recreational programming and client care.
Key responsibilities include:
In this position, you will work with individuals with mental health and behavioural challenges. You may have the need to restrain and seclude aggressive individuals per a Safety Plan and under the direction of the team; as well as assist in emergencies by initiating CPR or alerting emergency medical services; operate equipment to lift patients in and out of beds and wheelchairs.
Must be able to drive in winter conditions throughout BC.
Possession of a valid class 5 drivers license. Ability to acquire and maintain a class 4 drivers license.
Shift: Shift work, including days, afternoon/evenings, and weekends, as required
Single site order: In accordance with direction from the Provincial Health Officer during the COVID-19 pandemic, you are required to work solely at the Provincial Assessment Centre.
Location: The Provincial Assessment Centre (PAC) is the designated tertiary care mental health service for individuals aged 14 years and older who have a developmental disability and a concurrent mental illness or behavioural concern. PAC provides multi-disciplinary and specialized inpatient assessment and treatment for dually diagnosed individuals.
This is an auxiliary position. Auxiliaries may be hired to cover vacancies or leaves of varying lengths.
Classification/Salary: MHSW R13 - Starts at $26.18 per hour
Apply now! Submit a resume and cover letter through our online application system to the attention of Jaimie Willows. Resumes received by other methods will not be considered.
Successful applicants are subject to a Criminal Record Check (Criminal Records Review Act).
Community Living BC is an equal opportunity employer.
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