Residential Support Worker

Volunteer Miramichi - Miramichi, NB (30+ days ago)

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Volunteer Miramichi is seeking residential support workers to staff an adult special care residence in and also for a children's home. These facilities are staffed 24/7 and as such would require shift work (2 days/2 nights/4 off) of 12 hour shifts. These facilities are located in/near Miramichi, NB.

Duties would include care of clients including programming, assisting with personal hygiene, outings, cooking meals, cleaning, and administering medications. We operate using a team based approach and staff would report to the residential manager.

Applicants should be caring, patient and have the ability to work unsupervised.

As we are in a contract with Social Development, there are specific education requirements. Graduates from only the following programs will be considered: home support worker program, special care home worker program, health care aid program, human services program or nursing assistant program, early childhood development or child and youth care.

Applicants must have a clear social development records check and clear criminal background record check. Some experience with people with autism would be an asset.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.50 to $17.05 /hour

Experience:

  • Residential Support Care: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • DCS / DEC (Required)

Licence:

  • First aid CPR (Required)
  • Drivers License (Class 5) (Required)
  • Vehicle & Vehicle Insurance (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)