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Developmental Disabilities Association (DDA)
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RESIDENTIAL CARE WORKER | #RPP18-58

Reference ID: #RPP18-58

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Vancouver, BC
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Part Time
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Community and Social Services


The Developmental Disabilities Association (DDA) is a leading employer in BC’s social services sector. With over 50 community-based programs and services for children, youths, and adults in Vancouver and Richmond, we offer superior programs and services to enable people with developmental disabilities to reach their full potential.

JOB TITLE: RESIDENTIAL CARE WORKER | #RPP18-58
LOCATION: Vancouver
START DATE: February 17th, 2018
TERM/STATUS: Permanent Part Time
SCHEDULE/HRS: Wed 14:30-20:30, Thu/Fri 14:30-21:00, Sat 14:00-21:00, Sun 8:00-15:30 // 33.5 hours per week
HOURLY WAGE: $20.07 per collective agreement

THE ROLE:

The Residential Care Worker (RCW) assists clients to live successfully in residential settings within the community. The position ensures the clients’ physical, emotional, social, recreational, economic, educational, and/or medical needs are met. The RCW also assists clients by enhancing their quality of life through activities of daily living.

 REQUIREMENTS:

Education & Experience:

  • Degree or Diploma in area directly related to supporting people with developmental disabilities such as Social Services, Human Services, or Education.
  • 1-2 years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities.
  • Experience in adaptive communication techniques, information technology.
  • Must be able to perform lifts and transfers of 40lbs.
  • Formal training in behavior management.


Standard requirements of the Residential Care Worker include:

  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance
  • Clean Driver’s Abstract
  • Unrestricted Class 4 Driver's License
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
  • Demonstrated competency in English written and verbal communication
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Eligible to work in Canada

WHAT WE OFFER: 

  • A fully employer-paid, comprehensive health and welfare benefits plan 
  • Municipal Pension Plan 
  • Educational and training opportunities 
  • Flexible work schedules 

*This position requires Union membership.

*This position is only open to male applicants.   

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:Please follow the link: https://secure.entertimeonline.com/ta/6124527.jobs?ApplyToJob=184771151

For more information, please visit our website at www.develop.bc.ca

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.


Posted: June 16, 2018
Closes: August 15, 2018
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About Developmental Disabilities Association (DDA)

Developmental Disabilities Association (DDA) is a non-profit association which supports children and adults with developmental disabilities, enabling them to realize their full potential through ne...