Community Living Support Workers – Queen Charlotte (Full-time) – Masset (Casual/Part-time) (Full Time)

Description

Type of Work: Full or Part Time
Type of Work: Full Time, part-time (multiple positions)
Job Title: Community Living Support Workers
Location Queen Charlotte City & Masset, Haida Gwaii
Classification: Community Support Workers
Grid Level/wage rate: 10 as per Collective Agreement ($21.63 – 25.19/hour)
Date Posted: January 13, 2021
E-MAIL:
ea.hgspeace@massett.ca or clcm.hgspeace@massett.ca
Job Description: To respectfully support adults with developmental disabilities in developing skills needed to be active and included in the community. These skills are to be offered in a manner respectful of the intelligence and independence already attained by the individuals. Their input will be requested and highly valued, being used as a cornerstone in the planning of any and all activities. This team member enhances and supports the quality of life for individuals by providing the opportunity for full involvement in their community.

Note: All duties will be adapted to include appropriate COVID-19 precautions and protocols.
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Evaluates client needs and develops short term plans (weekly and monthly) to meet such needs with the active participation of clients, their families and social networks. Reviews and evaluates the individual’s progress and makes adjustments to programs as required.

• Identifies social, economic, recreational, educational activities in the community that will meet the adult’s needs. Maintains liaison with and makes referrals to other agencies, professionals, government officials and the community. Provides feedback and support to clients and/or their families.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
• Diploma in a related human/social service field is required for the position
• Emergency First Aid and CPR Certifications.
• Reliable vehicle and satisfactory driver’s abstract
• Clear Criminal Records Check
• One (1) year of training and experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
• This position requires Union Membership with BCGEU General Services
• This position requires the successful applicant to use their own vehicle in the course of their duties
PREFERRED SKILLS
• Excellent interpersonal skills.
• Good organizational, time and general management skills
• Knowledge of group process and facilitation techniques
• Knowledge of disabilities essential
• Must be able to maintain confidentiality
City or Town: Queen Charlotte (Full-time) Masset (casual/ part-time)
www.hgpeace.ca

How to Apply

Phone: 250-626-7977
Contact Name: Daniel Kolpatzik, CLBC Contracts Manager
Email: ea.hgspeace@massett.ca or clcm.hgspeace@massett.ca