Job Posting 66947

Residential Care Worker
North Shore ConneXions Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, North Vancouver
closing tomorrow (Sun, 17 Jan)
part time  •  $20.52-$23.90

Who are we?

  • North Shore ConneXions Society is a mid-sized non-profit organization that provides a variety of services to people with intellectual disabilities.

Job Title: Residential Care Worker      

Location: Capilano House

Job Status: Part Time - Permanent

Rate of Pay: $20.52 to $23.90/hr

Benefits: Yes

Union Position: Yes

Driver’s Licence Required:  Class 5

Use of Own Vehicle Required? No

Hours of Work per Week: 36.5 hours/week

Monday 3:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Thursday 2:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Friday 2:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturday 3:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Sunday 3:00 pm – 10:30 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 of 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)

Send an expression of interest to Tammy Koert, Recruitment Specialist at . Please visit our website for more information about ConneXions.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. North Shore ConneXions Society is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, or disability.

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