Community Support Worker - Fredericton (New Rate of Pay)

CBI Health Group - Fredericton, NB (6 months ago)

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Are you ready to make a difference in an individual’s life? Are you ready for a Job that impacts the quality of life for individuals with disabilities living in support of community care? If so, we have the right opportunity for you.

CBI Health Group is Canada’s largest provider of integrated community healthcare. For over 40 years, we have remained totally committed to improving the health and enriching the lives of Canadians. Our Residential & Transitional division offers great career opportunities to work with individuals in your community that have intellectual and developmental disabilities.

What CBI offers to you?

Regularly scheduled hours – Days, Evenings and/or Overnight shifts. Some weekend work required for all positions
Paid orientation and onboarding
Competitive wages – Starting at $18.00 and climbing the longer you are employed with CBI.
Benefits including comprehensive Medical & Dental when working 25+ hours weekly
De-escalation and physical management certification
Ongoing paid education and training
Opportunities for career progression
Supportive and collaborative interdisciplinary team environment

A day in the life of:
Managing challenging and aggressive behaviours and situations
Working in collaboration with and supported by the clinical and operations support team
Supporting clients with community involvement and independence to optimize the individual’s quality of life
Assisting and teaching daily living activities, along with life skills to promote self-esteem and well-being

Does this describe you?

You have a Certificate or Diploma in one or more of the following:
Child and Youth Worker
Human Services Worker
Social sciences
Education
Developmental Support Worker (DSW )
Behavioural Sciences ( ABA, Instructor Therapist ,Registered Behaviour Technician ,Autism Support Worker)
Police Foundations
Nursing (2 or 4 year program)
Current CPR and First Aid Certificate or willing to recertify within 3 months
Provide a completed Criminal Record, and Vulnerable Sector Screening
Thrive in a collaborative team environment
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Proven interpersonal and organizational skills
Previous community experience such as mental health, youth and adults with challenging behaviour would be considered an asset
Comfortable working with clients that can be aggressive or hostile at times

About CBI Health Group

If you would like more information about CBI Health Group please visit us at www.cbi.ca

You can also find out more about us on Facebook: facebook.com/cbihealthgroup | Twitter: twitter.com/cbihealthgroup

CBI Health Group is committed to accommodating people with disabilities as part of our hiring process. If you have special requirements, please advise the People & Culture team during the recruitment and selection process.

To Apply

You may apply on our company website or by emailing amaclean@cbi.ca using the subject line “Community Support Worker”. Please clearly show your relevant education/certifications in your resume.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.