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Kerry’s place Part Time Overnight Asleep Part Time in Kerry, MB

Kerry’s place

Branch Kerry MB CA

Position:
Part Time Overnight Asleep
Location:
Kerry, MB

In addition to a competitive compensation package, we focus on health and wellness including fitness and. The overnight asleep will provide support to ensure…

The overnight asleep will provide support to ensure the safety, comfort, well-being and security of each supported person during overnight hours. Consistent with Kerry’s Place vision/mission/values statements, organizational policies/procedures and with regulations/directives issued by the Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS), it is incumbent of this position to respond to all requests for assistance, be they from a supported person, or an act of emergency, with minimal delay and/or minimal trauma. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Be completely familiar with the location and operation of all safety equipment, emergency exits and written emergency procedures.

 Be familiar with the fire drill procedure and be prepared to carry it out in case of emergency. Be prepared to carry out an overnight fire drill as required by MCSS.

 Be acquainted with each individual’s support binders, and in particular, with an individual’s daily progress notes. Adapt personal service activities to individual’s changes.

 As requested, ensure the safety and well-being of individuals through periodic checks throughout the respective shift.

 As required, administer medication and complete necessary documentation as specified by applicable policies and procedures.

 Supervise the settling-in of individuals and complete nightly checklist.

 Should the individuals arise throughout the night, respond and attend to any resulting problems in the manner specified in the individual’s personal behaviour guidelines. Record all unexpected incidents in the communication book. Ensure day shift is properly apprised of such incidents.

 As required, awaken people and assist with their self-care and dressing and (where applicable) preparation to depart for daily activities. Ensure appropriate materials accompany the individual.

 If required, ensure individuals receive a well-balanced breakfast (as outlined by their menu). Assist with the preparation of such meals if required.

 Each morning, ensure that all bedding is stored away and that the residence has been tidied up.

 Ensure that the Individual’s personal belongings/valuables are stored in a secure area.

 This position supports children and youth.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications:

 Completion of Human Services Diploma from a recognized Community College or University or completion of Ontario Secondary School (or equivalent) and one year of related experience (preferably supporting people diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

 Solid communication skills both verbal and written.

 Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to work in a team.

 Demonstrated flexibility, creativity and sound judgment.

 French language skills will be considered an asset.

 A valid Driver’s License, with a minimum G2 in good standing and a reliable vehicle is required. In addition to a competitive compensation package, we focus on health and wellness including fitness and family- focused benefits and work life balance. Kerry’s Place is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from all qualified person. Kerry’s Place is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. Send Resumes To: Tonya Marriner-Howell, Manager, Community Email To: [email protected]

This position is open to both internal and external applicants. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please quote the position posting number in the subject line of your submission in order for your application to be

considered. We thank all applicants for your interest in Kerry’s Place Autism Services.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Kerry, MB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23
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