Position: Community Support Worker-Casual up to 40 hrs
Nature of position:
Casual and On-Call
VARIOUS UP TO 40HRS/WK
Working as a member of our casual pool in any one of the day programs, which include:
Passages Day Program - Leisure and Recreation Programs - Semi Independent Living - Supported or Customized Employment - HYPE - Helping Young Adults Procure Employment
See https://www.cradacl.bc.ca/programs for more details.
Rate of pay: Starting at $21.63 as per Collective Agreement Grid Level 10 and reaching a maximum of $25.19.
Location: Day programs based in Campbell River
Valid Class IV Driver's License (UPON 90 DAYS OF HIRE), current First Aid and CPR, negative TB test results, current Criminal Record Check as per Association policy, and a completed Physicians Approval of Health. Food Safe Certification and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention also required.
All positions require the successful candidate to provide proof of double vaccination against Covid-19, or a ratified exemption.
Qualifications / Knowledge / Skills:
Human Services Worker Certification or certification in a relevant field preferred. Three to six month prior job experience (paid or volunteer), working with people with developmental disabilities is an asset. Preference given to those with previous experience working with people with a dual diagnosis and challenging behavior. Must display a proven ability to calmly and effectively work with individuals with complex behavioral and emotional needs. Must have good communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as basic computer knowledge. Program development and report writing skills are preferred and the ability to work with the individual and family in program development. Must display enthusiasm, energy and a willingness to be flexible in adapting to a varied schedule. Must be physically fit, willing and able to meet all physical demands of the job, including swimming. Must be comfortable and willing to work independently. Preferred applicants will have experience providing programming focused on the arts, or a willingness to learn.
Union Status: GENERAL UNIT
Own Vehicle Requirements: None but an asset
Posting Date: Wednesday, August 18th, 2021
Closing Date: Thursday, June 30th, 2022 - 4:00 pm
Campbell River and District Association for Community Living subscribes to the Human Rights Code of Canada and practices fair hiring. This position is open to all applicants and requires union membership.
Vicky Reddish eMail Careers@CRADACL.bc.ca, Fax: 250-286-3732, Or drop your resume in to 1153 Greenwood Street, Campbell River V9W 3C5
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Apply Online: Online Application Form