Client Support Worker

Round Lake Treatment Centre - Armstrong, BC (30+ days ago)

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Round Lake Treatment Centre is hiring part-time On-Call Client Support Worker (CSW). In accordance with established vision and values of the organization, reporting to the Program Administrator, this position is responsible for the supervision and support of the Centre’s Clients. The CSW facilitates client evening and weekend First Nations cultural activities, supports AA 12 step and provides physical activities. Out-of-business hours, the CSW assumes responsibility for the Centre. As the CSW on-call, you will be expected to cover rotating shifts throughout a 24/7 schedule with the focus being evening, graveyard and weekend shifts on an on-call basis with little notice as well as sick/vacation days and all scheduling gaps not covered by existing full time permanent staff.

Requirements:

  • Valid Class 4 commercial BC Driver’s License
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Knowledge of addictions and recovery
  • Demonstrated background and knowledge of First Nations peoples’ customs, culture, and trauma informed practice.
  • Successfully completion of Grade 12

Preferred knowledge and skills:

  • Valid First Aid and CPR Certification
  • Aboriginal Support Worker Certificate or two years’ equivalent experience in a Residential Addictions Treatment setting
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Basic computer skills, i.e. email, word processing, spreadsheets, etc.
  • Ability to safely lift 25 pounds

RLTC is an alcohol and drug free environment - Service providers in the substance misuse field must maintain a reasonable standard of professional practice and will act as a role model. Join our team today and help make an impact in the lives of others! Send Cover Letter, Resume and Three (3) Business References to Jeanette DeFauw: Fax: (250) 546-3227. Closing Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

Only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a current criminal record check and a clean driver’s abstract.

Job Type: Part-time