Community Resource Worker (Casual)

Competition #: CRW INC-08-17A

Closing Date: None, this is a continuous posting

Nature of Position

The Community Resource Worker is responsible to empower and support individuals with disabilities as a valued, contributing citizens in inclusive communities. Reporting to the program’s Team Leader, the Community Resource Worker implements services, programs and activities for adult community members.

Experience

Preferred minimum one year previous demonstrated effective experience in empowering and supporting people with disabilities as valued, contributing citizens in inclusive communities, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Qualifications

Minimum completed post-secondary education in a community living or equivalent discipline preferred; Able to pass criminal record check; Able to meet any CLBC requirements for the position; Able to give daily hormone injections; Crisis Intervention / Behaviour Management (Mandt) certification; Valid first aid/CPR certificate; PDCRS Physician’s Report ensuring physical/mental fitness; Computer competent (Email, “Word”, “Excel”); Excellent oral and written communication skills; Food Safe and WHMIS certificates; Valid BC Class 5 or Class 4 driver’s permit, as required; Current driver’s abstract; Use of own safe, reliable vehicle with “business-use” vehicle insurance.

Wage Rate

$17.47 per hour. This position does not qualify for health & welfare benefits coverage.

Shift Schedule/Hours per Week

Days, evenings, nights, weekends, as scheduled.

This position requires union membership.

Please quote the competition number and submit your covering letter and resume to: resumes@pdcrs.com

Or you may mail, drop off your resume to:
PDCRS Resumes
330 Ellis Street
Penticton, BC  V2A 4L7

PDCRS is an equity employer and encourages applications from men, women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, First Nations, Inuit and Metis people, people of all sexual orientation and genders and others who may contribute our further diversification.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.