Residential Support Worker

Communitas Supportive Care Society - Campbell River, BC (30+ days ago)

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We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals who possess excellent teamwork skills to join our team. Residential Support workers assist individuals to live successfully in residential group home settings while implementing the philosophy and values of Communitas.

Current Openings:

Full time staff are hired on an ongoing basis and are assigned to programs as needed.

Here's what you can expect:

Full time employees are expected to be available for all shifts according to program needs. These shifts may include day, evening, overnight, weekend shifts and stat holiday shifts.

The Residential Support Worker position requires a moderate level of physical fitness. Some lifting/transferring of individuals served and assistance with personal care required.

Here's what Communitas offers:

  • Competitive wages
  • Generous benefits package for full-time employees
  • Opportunity for growth
  • On the job training and support (e.g. Introduction to Community Support Work certificate)

Here's what we need from you:

  • A philosophy of service that is in line with Communitas’ Vision, Mission and Values
  • The ability to take initiative with creativity
  • Excellent teamwork skills, with a demonstrated ability to maintain honest, direct and respectful relationships
  • Community Support Worker certificate (we do provide in house training if you do not have this training)
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
  • Good written and verbal English skills
  • Possession of a valid Class 5 BC drivers license with the ability to obtain a Class 4 BC drivers license (unrestricted)
  • Possession of a valid Emergency First Aid Certificate with CPR
  • Doctors Note of Good Health
  • TB Test
  • Driving Record Abstract

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.47 /hour

Experience:

  • Support Care: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Campbell River, BC (Preferred)