Milieu is hiring for Awake Residential Night Worker for Full Time, Part Time, and Casual positions for our Courtenay location.
Awake Residential Night Workers may provide overnight support to individuals with developmental disabilities or youth at risk. Individuals may have mental health issues, challenging behavior, high medical needs, autism, and addictions. Staff may also need to assist with personal care in a staffed residential setting (such as a group home).
Milieu is committed to person-centered support and seeks to foster independence, build relationships, and increase community inclusion and citizenship opportunities for those we serve. Our mission is “to empower and support people as valued, contributing citizens in communities.”
Ensures the well-being and safety of individuals throughout the night. Support individuals with a developmental disability with cleaning, cooking, self-care (personal hygiene and showering).
Applicants should have the ability to work as part of a team, problem solve, demonstrate crisis intervention skills, as well as have written and verbal communication skills.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS:
A high school diploma
A minimum of 6 months experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities and/or physical/medical/behavioral support needs or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Negative T.B test Clearance
Food Safe Certification
Provincial Criminal Record Check for the Vulnerable Sector and if applicable, MCFD background screening (Working with Youth)
Clear Health Certificate
Valid First Aid and CPR certification
Mandt Certification (Available training upon successful application)
This is a unionized position with the BCGEU grid 6.
$16.12 to $18.77
For more information please visit our website at www.milieu.ca
If interested please email your resume and cover letter.