Job Posting 89952

Community Support Worker/Life Navigation Worker
Sources Community Resources Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
Surrey, BC
closes in 2 days (Fri, 2 Dec)
full time - temporary / contract  •  20.94 per hour

November 23,2022| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING 

COMPETITION NO. 22-145

Position: Community Support Worker/ Life Navigation Worker

Location: Life Skills Program (Newton)/ Community

Hours: 35 Hours per week-Temporary Maternity Leave until May 2023

We are looking for a Community Support Worker/Life Navigation Worker to join our Sources Life Skills, Community Inclusion team! This individual must be motivated, client focused and creative.

About Sources

SOURCES is a community-based non-profit organization that has been providing support, encouragement, and hope for individuals and families in White Rock, Surrey, Delta, Langley, Prince George, and Parksville for 40 years. We serve 40,000 individuals yearly and that is all owing to our dedicated team. We welcome people of all genders, races, cultures, ethnicities and abilities. We strive to create more vibrant and resilient communities by offering support to children, youth, families, persons with disabilities, seniors, LGBTQ2S+ individuals, and others who are coping with isolation, addiction, mental illness, poverty, disability and conflict. We also support our communities through leadership, education and volunteerism.

SOURCES is also committed to learning about, celebrating and incorporating Indigenous knowledge into our practices as we continue our work in truth, reconciliation and resurgence.

We value diversity, respect and collaboration as we are all striving to promote the same mission—social wellness for our community.

 

The Life Skills Program is a multi-faceted service that offer individuals a wide range of center and community-based services. Our diverse, talented, and experienced staff continually strive to expand the participant’s horizons and life opportunities.  We place a strong emphasis on developing confidence through meaningful activities and learning experiences that promote healthy relationships, self-expression, and inclusiveness for clients in their own communities. Person-centred, we endeavour to assist a range of clients in progressing to their highest potential while also providing on-going supports to ensure long-term stability and quality of life.

General Responsibilities:

  • Responsibilities include supporting adults in their homes, community and center based as needed
  • Direct client support through modelling and teaching
  • Supporting clients with personal care needs as needed
  • Behaviour and communication support
  • Reporting and documentation
  • Engaging in positive and meaningful supports with service users
  • Working cohesively with a team of caring and compassionate professionals

 

Qualifications:

  • Effectively utilize Office suite including Excel, Word, Outlook and central data systems
  • Effectively communicate professionally, verbally and written in English
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Training (Training provided by Sources)
  • Clear Criminal Records check through the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General Criminal Records Review Program
  • Valid Class 7 or 5 BC Driver's License and clear driver's abstract
  • Use of personal vehicle, reimbursement of mileage and yearly insurance top-up (Required)
  • Proof of Full Vaccination
  • Applicable Education and/or experience will be considered

Start Date: December 19, 2022

Salary: $20.94

Closing Date: December 2nd, 2022

 

How to apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to Christine Diamond-Community Inclusion Manager, . Please include where you saw this job posting in your email. Thank you.

 

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