Salary: $20.52 /hour
Community Ventures Society is a small non-profit agency providing services to adults with developmental disabilities and children & youth with special needs.
Our vision is to have inclusive communities where people belong and have opportunities to contribute.
We have a part-time position available supporting 2 adults in their own home in Surrey.
**Please note: A class 5 driver's license is required for this position, and you are required to get a class 4 license within 3 months.
Sun - Thur 8am-3pm (35 hrs/week)
Sat - Sun 3pm-10pm (14 hrs/week)
$20.52 hourly to start ($21.63 as of April 1)
The residents would prefer someone who:
* is energetic and highly motivated
* has a love for cooking
* can support them in their community based activities
* can coordinate and plan their parties and social events
* has respect and support for their strong family values
The Residential Support Worker (RSW) strives to create a warm and comfortable home atmosphere that fosters a sense of belonging and empowerment for the individuals who live in the residence. As part of an effective team, the RSW ensures the well being of each resident and provides opportunities for growth and development in response to the wishes and interests of each individual.
Responsibilities and Tasks:
Your responsibilities in this position will include sustaining a safe and supportive home environment, supporting and fostering independence, effective communication and community access.
Aiding people served with life skills training and self management. Assisting residents in planning activities and facilitating physical, recreational, and educational activities.
Fostering positive, collaborative and professional relationships, in all environments
Ensuring the general maintenance, upkeep, safety and security of the home
*Experience with individuals who use a wheelchair for mobility is preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively
Ability to be empathetic and supportive of the needs of the individuals served by CVS, families and co-workers
Good organizational and time management skills
High level of initiative and attentiveness required
A clean driver's abstract and criminal record check are required along with current First Aid/CPR certificate.
A class 4 driver's license (or willingness to obtain as soon as possible, we will pay the cost) is required.
Please forward brief cover letter and resume.
- Casual dress
- Vacation & paid time off