Community Living Worker Floater
Sources Community Resources Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closed 2 days ago (Tue, 30 May) full time
DATE May19, 2023 |INTERNAL JOB POSTING
COMPETITION NO. 23-054
Position: Permanent CLW Floater
Location: Archway House
This position requires HSA Union membership and is open to applicants of all genders.
Hours: 40 Hours (Saturday/Sunday 10am to 6pm) and 3 days/week Floater (Monday to Friday hours scheduled weekly hours as needed for the program).
*Shift times will vary dependent on the needs of the program. Must have flexible schedule and be available days, evenings, and overnights.* Must have a valid BC driver’s License Class 4*
We are looking for a Community Living Worker to join our Sources Community LivingServices team! This individual must be Passionate about working with people,Engaging, and Empathic.
SOURCES is a community-based non-profit organization providing support and hope to communities in the Lower Mainland, on Vancouver Island, and across Northern BC. Sources strives to create vibrant and resilient communities through support to adults, children, youth, and families facing challenges in life such as mental health, disability, poverty, substance use, and conflict. We support our communities through leadership, education, and volunteerism.
Sources is committed to learning about, celebrating and incorporating Indigenous knowledge into our practices as we continue our work in truth and reconciliation. People of all races, cultures, ethnicities, LGBTQ2S+, and abilities are welcomed to work with us. We value diversity, respect, and collaboration as we promote our mission: social wellness for our community.
Description of position:
The Community Living Worker supports individuals with developmental disabilities disorder and or intellectual disability in the residence, program, community, and other designated settings. Works mostly in the client's home, workplace and in the surrounding community. Shifts may be daytime, evening or overnight. The Community Living Worker may work independently with clients at times but will also work with other staff.
Build meaningful relationships and be an emotional support to service recipients.
Engage clients in activities.
Design and implement programming.
Assist in meal preparation and diet planning.
Assist with swimming (day program activity)
Provide personal care support as needed.
Document activities and report activities.
Transportation of individuals.
Support in crisis management.
Liaise with various stakeholders.
Maintain a safe working environment.
Key worker to one of the residents
Assisting with medical and dental appointments
Helping to maintain an environmentally clean and welcoming atmosphere.
Other tasks related to improving service delivery.
Punctual, professional, and a good representative of the organization
Thorough and accurate completion of administrative/reporting duties
Adherence to policies and procedures, collective agreement provisions, and other regulatory recruitments
1 year post-secondary education
2 year experience in social service field
Good communication abilities
Empathy and good emotional Intelligence
Ability to physically engage in client support and activities.
Good computer skills
Valid Class 4 BC Driver's License and driver's abstract
NCI (Crisis Management)
Client Specific Training
Other on-going training to ensure development and best practice.
Start Date: June 5, 2023
Salary: $ 25.05 - $28.75
Benefits (if applicable):
100% employer paid coverage for extended health and dental
Long term disability, life insurance, critical illness insurance, accidental death & dismemberment coverage
Employee & Family Assistance plan
Generous paid time off, starting at 3 weeks
Closing Date: May 30, 2023. Internal candidates will be contacted by June 1, 2023.
How to apply: Please email your cover letter and resume to Vinder Biln, Program Manager, Archway House, . Please include where you saw this job posting in your email. Thank you.
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