Recovery Support Worker

Northern Health Region - Thompson, MB (25 days ago)

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Provides supervision and care for youth accessing services through the Crisis Stabilization Unit and Youth Addictions
Stabilization Unit. Supports all aspects of daily living for the youth temporarily residing in the facility in collaboration

with the interdisciplinary team. Maintains awareness of each resident’s individual needs and goals and works with
the team to create a culture of safety and hope, with potential of growth for each youth accessing services. Relates
positively and therapeutically through role modeling, engaging, listening, encouraging, coaching and caring while

supporting programming with the goal of safe discharge of youth to home or community.

Q UALIFICATIONS

  • Grade 12 education or equivalent
  • Completion of a recognized Health Care Aide Program or Rehabilitation/ Recreation Program
required (other combinations of education and experience may be considered)

  • Certificate in Child and Youth Care an asset
  • Current certification from a recognized Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS), or obtain
within three (3) months of commencing employment

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills training (to be obtained within three months of commencing
employment)

  • Mental Health First Aid for Adults who Interact with Youth an asset
  • Valid Manitoba Class V driver’s license
JOB POSTING NUMBER TH-2019-281

DEPARTMENT Behavioral Health

JOB STATUS/FTE Permanent / 0.4 FTE

ANTICIPATED SHIFT 12D/12N

TERM (if applicable) NA

HOURLY WAGE RANGE $18.265 - $21.174

UNION AFFILIATION UFCW

FULL JOB DESCRIPTION AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
Indigenous applicants are encouraged to self-declare when submitting applications & resumes.

We thank all candidates for applying. Only those selected for interview will be contacted.

For more information or to apply, please contact:
Lori Rasmussen, Recruitment Officer

867 Thompson Drive South, Thompson, MB, R8N 1Z4
Local: 204-778-1455 or Toll Free: 1-866-758-7871 Fax: 204-778-1477

Email: recruiteast@nrha.ca Web: www.northernhealthregion.ca

CLOSING DATE: Until Filled