Shared Living Provider

Pacific Coast Community Resources Inc. - Vernon, BC (8 months ago)

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Pacific Coast Community Resources is offering the opportunity for a family or individual to share their home and life in the Okanagan Area.

Shared living offers an opportunity for a person with diverse challenges to become a member of your household and share their unique abilities with you and your family while becoming more independent and inclusive in the larger community.

Living arrangements can be unique and varied, such as sharing a house, an apartment or living in a suite within the house.

Shared Living entails:

  • A supportive and safe environment
  • Life-skills training
  • Meal preparation
  • Relationship building
  • Access to the community and other services
  • Medical support and other health care needs if necessary

Qualification:

  • Committed to the values and principles of inclusive community living
  • Sincere desire to provide a stable, safe, comfortable and inclusive home environment
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible, adaptable, organized and accepting
  • Committed to support individuals with diverse needs
  • Clear Criminal Record Check for Children and Vulnerable Adults
  • Valid First Aid and CPR certification
  • Driver's Licence

Shared living arrangements are monitored regularly and ongoing training and support is provided.

Remuneration is based on guidelines set by Community Living BC.

Job Type: Contract

Licence:

  • Class 5 Drivers License (Preferred)