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