Permanent Part Time Residential Child and Youth Worker

Maple Ridge, BC
Part-time
Salary: $19.73 to $22.98 /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 Residential Child/Youth Care Worker to support a youth in a Specialized Resource in Maple Ridge. She is an amazing girl who has overcome many challenges and needs a solid, supportive person to help make a difference in her life.

The shifts are: Sat 3pm-10pm & Sunday 8am-3pm 14 hrs/ wk

We also have casual shifts available.

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. As an employer, we strive to be responsive, respectful and open.

Requirements

  • 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

If you have experience with children or youth who are at risk or have developmental disabilities as an educational assistant, behavioural interventionist, or any teaching/support role, this may be a great opportunity for you.

Please submit resume with brief cover letter.

Job Type: Part-time

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