Residential Counsellor

Ottawa Foyers Partage - Ottawa, ON (12 months ago)

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Several Day/Evening/Overnight (Sleep) shifts available.

Residential Counsellors are instrumental in assisting our residents to lead full and productive lives, by diligently attending to their physical, mental, emotional, spiritual, medical, and financial needs. Residential Counsellors are ever mindful of the importance of enabling our residents to achieve their fullest potential. Residential Counsellors constantly strive to ensure the best quality of life for all our residents and to create a safe, family-homelike atmosphere in all our homes.

Job Requirements:

  • A diploma or degree in a Human Services field or experience with individuals with multiple disabilities
  • Clear Police Records Check for Vulnerable Sector
  • Valid First Aid/CPR certification
  • English (fluent – understand, speak and write)
  • Able to do lifts and physical restraints
  • Valid Ontario’s Driver’s license and ability to be insured

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Experience providing personal care for physically disabled individuals
  • Written commiunication skills to complete forms and reports
  • Effective conflict resolution, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Experience in medication administration

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Contract, Casual, Permanent

Salary: $18.98 to $23.13 /hour

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Ottawa, ON (Preferred)

Licence:

  • G Class Driver's Licence (Preferred)
  • First Aid/CPR level C (Required)
  • CPI (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)