Reference Number: 400 and 401
Position: Medeek Two (2) Support Workers – Regular Part-Time
Hours: 20 - 34 (AVERAGE HOURS) REGULAR PART-TIME
35 - 40 REGULAR FULL-TIME
Shifts: DAYS, EVENINGS, Nights Shifts subject to change
- This position is gender specific.
Required: -Non-Aversive Behaviour Management Parts 1-3
-Foodsafe Level 1
-Non-Violent Crisis Intervention
-Competency Based Modules located on the TDCSS website
-Report Writing & Documentation Training Program
-TDCSS Community Living Program’s Medication Overview Workshop
-Person Centered Planning as provided by TDCSS Community Living Services
Preferred: -Diploma in a related field
-TDCSS Community Living Communication Workshop
-One other relevant training/workshop
Required: Proven ability to work as part of a team
Preferred: -Experience in working with people with challenging individuals
-Experience in working with people who have a dual-diagnosis
-Experience developing arousal cycles and care plan profiles
Required: -Proven problem-solving ability
-Ability to liaise with outside agencies
-Physical fitness level that meets the needs of the individuals
-Able to follow programs as set out by program supervisor
-Ability to adapt to meet the clients’ emotional and developmental changes
-Time management and organizational skills
Required: -Class 4 Driver’s license
-TB Test Clearance
-Emergency Adult First Aid
-Criminal Record Search
-Demonstrated competency in written & verbal communication
-Ability to participate in a variety of recreational activities (swimming, skating, etc., on all shifts worked)
An equivalent of education and/or experience will be considered for this job. Job Descriptions are available upon request from the TDCSS Community Living Services/YFS Scheduling Office.
Pay and Benefits will be in accordance with TDCSS and BCGEU Local 312 Collective Agreement. This position requires union membership.
This shift may require the successful applicant to provide intimate personal care.
TDCSS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, however, only successful applicants will be contacted. Please apply for each posting that you are interested separately, even if you have previously applied with TDCSS.
Grid Level 10
All memos must be submitted to Pat Toomey or emailed
Date Posted: April 10, 2014 Closing Date: April 21, 2014