Employment

THERE ARE CURRENTLY TWO JOB OPENINGS WITH PRESS

LEISURE-BASED SUPPORT WORKER      

Posted:  July 6, 2020             Closes:  July 20, 2020  

30 hours/week (one six-hour day time Saturday shift; one 24 hour shift 10am Sunday to 10am Monday)               

 Job Summary

  • The Leisure-Based Support Worker supports a client with a developmental disability in leisure- based activities
  • Supports participation in activities based on the individual’s choices, interests, abilities and goals
  • Provides client support to promote engagement in leisure activities
  • Participates and assists in the ongoing development and operation of the program, including planning structured client activities and carrying out assignments with client

Qualifications

  • At least one year recent experience working with people who have developmental disabilities
  • Ability to act as peer role model and willingness to participate in diverse daily activities
  • Demonstrated ability and commitment to working effectively with target population
  • Clean Vulnerable Sector Criminal Record Check
  • Medical doctor’s letter of good physical and mental health
  • A valid First Aid Certificate
  • Valid unrestricted BC driver’s license

APPLY:     Email resume and cover letter to info@pressbc.com

                                                                                               

RESIDENTIAL SUPPORT WORKER

   Posted:  July 6, 2020             Closes:  July 20, 2020                                                

 22 – 24 hr shifts; part time or full time, depending on shifts assigned

 Job Summary

  • Providing an adult male client with consistent support for his personal goals in his home and out in the community
  • Ensuring medications are taken on time
  • Ensuring routines are followed as much as possible
  • Assisting with bathing and toileting
  • Meal preparation and some general housekeeping

Qualifications/Requirements

– Driver’s licence required.
– Experience working with mental health disabilities and autism preferred
– Must have a calming personality; not overly-reactive in stressful situations
– Must work well with an external support team while working individually with the client
– Must have First Aid certification
– Criminal Record Check

APPLY:     Email resume and cover letter to info@pressbc.com