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group home worker


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$21.63 hourly

Location

Campbell River, BC

Education, Skills and Experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • First Aid Certificate

  • CPR Certificate

  • Medication Administration Certificate

  • Food Safety Certificate

  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate

Additional Skills

  • Housekeeping activities

  • Food preparation

Work Setting

  • Group home

Specific Skills

  • Provide personal care

  • Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs

  • Resolve conflict situations

  • Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses

  • Implement behaviour management programs

  • Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs

  • Assist clients/guests with special needs

  • Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients

  • Accompany clients to appointments and social outings

Target Audience

  • Elderly

  • Persons who are deaf/hard of hearing

  • Persons who are blind/visually impaired

  • Persons with physical disabilities

  • Persons with mental health disabilities

  • Persons with learning disabilities

  • Persons with an intellectual disability

  • Females

  • Males

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check

  • Driving record check (abstract)

  • Tuberculosis test

  • Criminal record check

  • Confidential security clearance

  • Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation

  • Own vehicle

  • Valid driver's licence

  • Public transportation is available

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer's/client's home

  • Various locations

Personal Suitability

  • Initiative

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Flexibility

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Excellent written communication

  • Client focus

  • Judgement

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

  • Disability benefits

  • Dental plan

  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance

  • Pension plan

  • Other benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits

Other benefits

  • On-site recreation and activities

  • Free parking available

  • Learning/training paid by employer

  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

  • Team building opportunities

  • Parking available

  • Wellness program

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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