Community Support Worker – Casual

  • Casual
  • Anywhere

Position Membership: Union Membership (BCGEU)

Wage: $21.63/hour PLUS an additional 10.2% in lieu of benefits for casuals

Are you searching for a new and rewarding career? Join our Team!

The VITAL Society is growing our programs and we’re looking for Caring and Dynamic individuals to be a part of our team! At VITALS, we strive to empower individuals to exercise all their rights as citizens in all aspects of their lives. We envision communities where all persons are valued for their contributions.

Job Summary

– Responsible for a range of services for people with developmental disabilities and/or mental illness and their families
– Supports individuals with personal care assistance
– Promote and maximize independence in the group residence and community settings by providing opportunities for persons served to learn and practice new skills while developing their gifts, talents, qualities, and abilities
– Assistance with all activities of daily living including but not limited to:
bathing, community activities, medical appointments, providing meals, and following care plans as outlined by professionals
– Maintaining positive working relationships with all professionals involved in the care of the individuals
– Participate in the development, implementation, and ongoing documentation of Person Centered Plans (PCPs)

Valued Characteristics

– Empathetic, honest, and flexible
– Problem Solver
– Know and practice each individuals method of communication and encourage individuals to develop and expand their methods of communication
– Organizational Skills
– Sense of humor
– Ability to advocate for self and others
– Can positively motivate and encourage others to meet goals
– Adaptability is key as each day can present new challenges
– Must be able to handle challenging situations with the utmost discretion and confidence

Application Requirements:

Fully vaccinated against Covid-19
Minimum class 5 driver’s license with commitment to obtain class 4
First Aid with CPR
Negative TB Test Result
Physician’s Health Reference
Clear Driver’s abstract
Preference given for completion of CSW program or relevant education or experience
Once on our team Vitals offers employees continuing opportunities. We support employees extending into other programs with the ability to explore various positions.

Our Services Include:

Residential Care (adult & youth)
Home Share & Respite Services
Community Inclusion

To apply for this job email your details to hr@vitals.ca

VITAL Society
V.I.T.A.L. Society
 
Location: 
Valley Integration to Active Living Society
156-D Government Street
Duncan, British Columbia
V9L 1A2
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