OverviewThe John Howard Society of the Lower Mainland of BC Residence Worker Part Time in Vancouver, BC
The John Howard Society of the Lower Mainland of BC
Branch Vancouver BC CA
Specific skills supporting clients with concurrent disorders, substance misuse, and spectrum disorders will be an asset….
The John Howard Society of the Lower Mainland of BC promotes a safe and peaceful community through effective, humane criminal and social justice programs. Our vision is “Improving Lives, One Person at a Time.” Please visit our website for further information www.jhslmbc.ca
The John Howard Society of the Lower Mainland of BC (JHSLM) is seeking a Permanent Part Time Community Living Residence Worker, 32 hours per week. The Residence Worker provides casework support to residents with developmental disabilities, concurrent disorders, substance misuse, spectrum disorders and/or criminal justice involvement under the care of Community Living British Columbia. The worker will assist in enhancing individual’s quality of life, ensuring the safe and orderly operation of the facility, and maintaining the goals of the counseling and/or rehabilitative programs. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, outgoing, and caring, and have the ability to work a variety of shifts surrounding the needs of the persons they support. The candidate must be familiar with working in a 24 hour residential facility in a unionized environment, and will understand the importance of working within an agency that is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities. Specific skills supporting clients with concurrent disorders, substance misuse, and spectrum disorders will be an asset.
Please see attached job description for more detail.
Bonafide job requirement: Male applicants only due to the nature of the resource.
Please submit your application with a detailed cover letter and resume with the subject line “Part Time Residence Worker” to [email protected] by Sunday, February 19, 2017. The John Howard Society of the Lower Mainland of BC thanks all applicants for your interest in this opportunity. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10