Temporary Full Time Night Residential Support Worker

Closing Date: April 26, 2016
Salary Range: $17.77 per hour starting wage and may increase depending on experience.

Provides supervision and support to residents living in a group home setting in all aspects of daily living including personal care, domestic skills, home maintenance, money management, use of community businesses and resources, recreation, medical, medications and safety. Participates in the planning process for residents and assists in development of strategies to achieve the plan. Assists with the maintenance of the work site. Keeps up to date on agency information, policies and guidelines. Practices fiscal responsibility to residents and agency. Maintains accurate client and agency records, follows reporting procedures, and assumes other administrative duties. Promotes safety and well being of self and others. Acts as a liaison between internal and external contacts. Maintains professionalism in all aspects of duties. Maintains current standing in required courses.

This is a full time position will work an average of 34 hours per week. The schedule will be as follows but is subject to change based on program needs.

Every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday overnight as well as every other Sunday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

The position will commence May 2016 and the successful applicant will be given 2 weeks notice before the end of the contract.

Educational Requirements:

  • DSW or equivalent
  • Current First Aid/CPR certificate
  • Current NVCI certificate
  • French language proficiency would be an asset

Assets/Special Factors of the Position:

  • Successful applicant will be responsible for the support of 5 individuals living in a group setting
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License

The work location and shift rotation is subject to change based on program needs.