Community Support Worker - Casual Day and Residential

MSA Society for Community Living - Abbotsford, BC (30+ days ago)

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MSA Society is looking for caring and compassionate Community Support Workers to join our Residential or Day Program team. We offer competitive union wages and 10.2% premium in lieu of vacation and stat pay. We have a supportive environment that encourages growth and development.

Duties & Responsibilities include:

  • Provide program options and activities for multiple participants based on individual program plans
  • Complete all program documentation as required by policy and by program
  • Liaise with families, care providers and others and share information and planning in a responsible and professional manner
  • Provide personal care as required
  • Ensure the safety and well-being of participants, self, staff and the community
  • Adhere to Health & Safety Standards and keep work areas clean, tidy and orderly
  • Document, store and administer medications per MSA Society policy & procedures
  • Participate in training and meetings and communicate issues and concerns

Qualifications include:

  • Certificate of post-secondary education in a related field or 2+ years of experience
  • Experience supporting adults with developmental disabilities in a community setting
  • Criminal Record Check
  • OFA Level 1 First Aid with CPR or equivalent
  • Experience and/or training in developing individual service plans

Other Requirements may include:

  • Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Class 4 License is an asset
  • Business class insurance with minimum $3 million-dollar liability may be required
  • Non-violent crisis intervention or equivalent training is preferred
  • Augmentative Communication & Behavioral Supports Training is preferred

Related Skills & Abilities:

  • Good verbal and written reporting skills
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team or individually
  • Demonstrated problem-solving and conflict-resolution skills
  • Good time-management and organizational skills

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $19.45 to $22.60 /hour

Experience:

  • Support Care: 1 year (Preferred)

Location:

  • Abbotsford, BC (Preferred)