Overnight Residential Support Worker (Awake)

Cedar Heights Tottenham - Markham, ON (30+ days ago)

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Job Description
Looking for enthusiastic Support Workers with a drive to make a difference in the lives of young people

The Company:
Cedar Heights Residential Living is a company with multiple Residential Programs throughout York and Simcoe Region. CHM is a Residential Program in Markham with a highly skilled, dedicated and integrated team, utilizing a client centered approach to youth with brain based disabilities; specializing in treatment of ASD and FASD. Cedar Heights Residential Living is a rapidly growing organization with opportunities for professional development.
Successful candidates will be required to have relevant education in Child and Youth, PSW and/or other related field.

The Position:
We’re currently looking for a candidate to fill a full-time (awake) overnight position. Hours/days may be flexible depending on availability.
We offer both on-site and off-site training.
Opportunities to participate in various workshops to further develop skills and knowledge on how to best support our residents.

Post-secondary degree or diploma in Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Child and Youth Worker or other related field.
Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector.
$1,000,000 Liability Automobile Insurance.
Valid Driver's License.
Minimum two years experience in a related field.
C.P.I., and/or First Aid/C.P.R. and/or Medication/Pharmacology training is an asset.

The Overnight Residential Support Worker provides hygiene and daily living support for all residents. Position entails cleaning, food preparation, room safety checks, and some clerical duties (ie; filing).

The Location: Markham, Ontario