Position: Full time and on call Residential Live in Caregiver/Support person
Location: Delta/Ladner BC

We are looking for a person that has a strong work ethic to look after children and youth in a group home setting in Delta/Surrey BC. Shifts will either be 4 days on and 4 days (24 hr live in shifts) – there is flexibility as to what the schedule will look like.
Applicants must have the following and is not limited to:

  • Clear criminal record/consolidated criminal record check
  • Must have their own vehicle and a class 5 BCDL
  • Vehicle business insurance including 2 million liability
  • Will require to provide a drivers abstract
  • Valid First Aid
  • Cell phone
  • Basic computer skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to do light house chores
  • Be able to plan and facilitate recreational programing for the clients
  • The ability to work in an extremely stressful environment and mange crisis situations in a calm and professional manner at all times.
  • Common sense is mandatory!

Applicants that are qualified for this position will have the following:

  • A post-secondary degree or diploma in a related field and/or 2 years relevant training and experience.
  • Have experience working with risk youth who exhibit or have extreme behaviors, disabilities, and or mental health issues.
  • Have experience administering and documenting daily medication.
  • Are able to take direction, but work independently.
  • Must have a good command of English both verbal and written.
  • Good judgement, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to work within the framework of a team
  • To comply with all policies and procedures
  • To effectively manage individuals who experience behavioural, addictions, mental health

Duties include and not limited to:

  • Caring for youth, setting up and attending appointments, transporting youth, documenting events, writing up reports, preparing meals and doing house chores.
  • Providing life skills training/role modeling such as meal preparation, housekeeping, and personal care skills.
  • To recognize and to deal with potential and/or emergency situations such as
    teens aggressive behaviour to ensure no harm comes to the teen and/or
    the public. Reports problems to the Supervisor.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

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