Residential Child and Youth Worker

Maple Ridge, BC
Salary: $19.36 /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 inclusive communities where people belong and have opportunities to contribute.

Job Summary

We are seeking a Part Time Residential Child/Youth Care Worker for a Children’s Specialized Resource in Maple Ridge.

The shifts for this position are: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 3pm-10pm

This is an opportunity to make a real difference in the life of a young woman with a disability. You will be working with a team of devoted staff with a common goal and well supported by CVS.

Your responsibilities in this position will include supporting and fostering independence, effective communication and community access.

  • Experience with challenging behaviours and working with people who have autism is preferred.
  • Certification in Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training or the MANDT system is also an asset. We do provide extensive training on the unique needs of each individual you would support.
  • A clean driver's abstract and criminal record check are required.
  • A current First Aid/CPR certificate.

At CVS we pride ourselves in our work. On a daily basis, we work to create the conditions that make for a better quality of life for the people we support. We need staff who are creative, values-based, and respectful. In return, we create a flexible and fun environment so that our employees can thrive and have the freedom to help change people’s lives.

*Community Ventures Society respects and appreciates our community’s different cultures, backgrounds, orientations and abilities. At CVS, we are committed to fostering and supporting teams of people that reflect this diversity.

Please submit resume with brief cover letter.

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