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 of 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.
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
Location: The Provincial Assessment Centre (PAC) is a designated tertiary care mental health service. Our team provides multi-disciplinary and specialized inpatient assessment and treatment for individuals ages 14 years and older who have a developmental disability and a concurrent mental illness or behaviour issue. PAC is located at Healing Spirit House.
Single site order: As a designated mental health facility, the Provincial Assessment Centre falls under the Provincial Medical Health Office Single Site Order; as such, we will be unable to accept applications from candidates who are currently working at another facility impacted by the Single Site Order. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding this exception.
This is an auxiliary position
Classification/Salary: MHSW R13 - Starts at $26.70 per hour
Closing date: August 31, 2021
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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