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New View Society Job Coach – Mental Health worker Full Time in Port Coquitlam, BC

New View Society

Branch Port Coquitlam BC CA

Position:
Job Coach – Mental Health worker
Location:
Port Coquitlam, BC

Diploma in social services or related discipline:. Providing housing, employment, social and personal growth opportunities. Job Coach – Mental Health Worker….

Job Coach – Mental Health Worker

We offer flexibility, competitive benefits and matched RRSPs.

We are a growing Non-Profit society based in Port Coquitlam that offers its employees our core values of: integrity, respect, inclusiveness, caring and trust.

The Company: New View Society prides itself on a positive workplace culture and a valued reputation in our community. We are known for the great care we take with our clients and employees alike.

  • We believe in creating an environment for growth and recovery for people challenged by mental illness through:
  • Supporting an individual’s choice to live, work, learn and be part of their community.
  • Promoting recovery in a friendly, safe and supportive environment for individuals affected by mental illness in the Tri-Cities.
  • Being a flexible and caring Society dedicated to mental wellness.
  • Providing housing, employment, social and personal growth opportunities.

The Position: We’re looking for a Job Coach – Mental Health worker to join our Clubhouse team to work 20 – 40 hours a week. We are recruiting for a unique opportunity to work within two departments of our organization:

1.Job Coaching – within a Tertiary care environment providing 1:1 support for various employment related tasks. The ideal goal is to provide employment opportunities for those living with barriers. We are seeking a candidate who enjoys working side by side and connecting with a client group this may involve sorting recycling, folding linen, washing vehicles, and other such entry level employment options.

2. Mental Health Worker –working within a Clubhouse environment providing support to members in all aspects of programming (Kitchen, Computers, Supported Employment, etc.). Promoting recovery in a Psycho-Social Rehabilitation focused environment for individuals affected by mental illness in the Tri-Cities. The candidate is responsible for providing daily living support and assistance to our members.

  • We offer extended health benefits, EFAP, matched RRSP, three weeks’ vacation to start and flexibility.
  • We also have ongoing staff development when available.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in social services or related discipline: minimum two-year course of studies.
  • Must have a current unrestricted Class 4 driving license and willing to drive 15 passenger vehicles.
  • Additional training in Psychosocial Rehabilitation is an asset.
  • Food safe certification is an asset.
  • Hold a current First Aid and C.P.R. certificate is an asset.

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively work within a multi-disciplinary team environment that encompasses all employees of the New View Society and supporting agencies.
  • Ensure that all appropriate paperwork, record keeping, and reports (oral and written) are completed as required.
  • Ensure an up-to-date knowledge of rehabilitation through on-going professional development (minimum of 2 days/year).
  • Must be willing and able to work evenings & weekends.
  • Must be physically (ability to lift 50 lbs.) and mentally able to complete all required job tasks.
  • Must be free of job related criminal record

Why Should You Apply?

  • Positive workplace culture.
  • Extended Health, paid sick days and competitive wage based on Experience.
  • Flexibility.
  • Opportunity for professional development.

Job Type: Full-time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Port Coquitlam, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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