Residential Care Worker

Vita Community Living Services & Mens Sana for Mental Health - Greater Toronto Area, ON (30+ days ago)

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Company Overview:

VITA is a not-for-profit agency supporting adults with developmental disabilities and dual diagnosis. We have over 30 programs in the York and Toronto Region, employ 400 employees in both full and part time capacities, operating both day and residential programs.

Requirements:

  • D.S.W, S.S.W and C.Y.W, and/or related post-secondary education* required for Part-time Direct Care Work level 1position*
  • Experience supporting individual with dual diagnosis along with behavioral management techniques is an asset
  • Various Programs require: experience with lifts, transfers, supporting individuals with high medical and high behavioral needs, understanding of protocols, crisis intervention, non-verbal/verbal, total care and semi-independent/independent living.
  • Attainment of a pharmacology certificate, Safe Management, First Aid and other related training required (if not, Vita Mens Sana will provide those trainings for its new hires).
  • Valid G or G2 Driver’s License required

Hours: Weekend, Weekday Shifts

Location: Toronto and York Region Area

Employee Incentives:

  • Competitive Industry Wages
  • Pension Plans
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Training Opportunities
  • Internal Growth Opportunities
  • Corporate GoodLife and Rogers Incentive Plans

How to apply:

Anyone interested please email your resume and the position you are applying for on Indeed. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants that are short listed will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $16.92 to $18.63 /hour

Job Type: Part-time

Licence:

  • G or G2 driver's (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)
  • French (Preferred)