Job Posting 72877

Residential Support Worker
Mission Association for Community living
Fraser Valley
Mission
closed 6 days ago (Fri, 30 Jul)
on-call / relief / casual  •  $21.63-$25.19

Job description

Mission Association for Community Living (MACL)-On the Job Training

 

What are we looking for ?

We are looking for kind people who care deeply about others and want support the individuals we serve to lead terrific lives. At MACL we empower growth and are looking for people to join our team who want to inspire change.

 

We provide on the job training for those wanting to make a career change and are open to the opportunity.

MACL is an organization in Mission that provides quality support to a variety of programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities, and have been doing so proudly since 1958. We are guided by our core values to create a trusting and safe environment both for persons served and staff. We treat the individuals we support, employees, and greater community with fairness, dignity and respect and are looking for team member that reflect these values.

 

What do we need?

MACL is currently looking to hire Part Time and Casual Employees to work in our staffed residential group homes . All of our program sites are in the Mission, BC area. We are looking for energetic creative individuals committed to providing quality support to individuals in our residential homes and support them to live their best lives.

We are a commutable distance from: Abbotsford, Chilliwack, Maple Ridge and other local Fraser Valley and Tri-city communities.

Here are some of the QUALIFICATIONS needed for hiring at MACL:

  • Clear Criminal Record Check
  • Background clearance check though MCFD
  • Experience in the Community Living, Social Service, health care sector is preferred but not a must.
  • Valid First Aid certificate
  • Physician’s report indicating good physical and mental health, free of communicable diseases
  • Tuberculosis risk management program
  • Food Safe (Level 1) certification
  • Class 5 drivers license. Restricted Class 4 Driver’s License for multiple program positions
  • Computer competency

Qualities and Characteristics we are looking for in potential employees:

  • Demonstrated ability to work independently in the community
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work within a team
  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated ability to provide health supports, including personal care
  • Demonstrated ability to support individual(s) with high activity levels and lifestyles
  • Demonstrated ability to establish communication with individual(s) being served; sign language skills an asset .
  • Demonstrated ability to facilitate opportunities for development of personal relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement Individualized Service Plans, with family involvement, including Behavior Support Plans/Safety Plans, as required.
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain a safe and healthy physical environment
  • Commitment/practice in Professional Ethics
  • Demonstrated ability to meet the standards outlined by our Funders (CLBC & MCFD) and MACL policies

We encourage job seekers to review our website at www.missionacl.org for current job opportunities and more information.

We look forward to speaking with you more and are happy to answer any questions you might have.

 

Compensation/Benefits:

· Starting wage: $21.63-$25.19 per hour

* On the job training*

· Paid vacation time

· Super-fantastic benefits available, including an employee assistance program, extended health and dental

· A defined benefit pension plan

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Casual, Permanent

 

COVID-19 considerations:
MACL has a comprehensive Pandemic Plan that ensures the Health and Safety of the individuals we support as well as out staff team. For more information please visit our website : http://missionacl.org/2020/03/13/covid-19-information/

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