Casual Community Support Worker Needed in Canada

Casual Community Support Worker Needed in Canada

Strive Living Society is offering an exciting career opportunity for individuals passionate about healthcare and seeking an engaging and fulfilling long term career.

At Strive, we pride ourselves on our vibrant work culture, fully paid benefits, exceptional learning opportunities and a positive environment.

Here’s why you should consider joining our team:

What Strive Offers

  • New Hire Incentive – up to $500
  • Employer-paid Criminal Record Check Clearance
  • Paid orientations and trainings (First Aid, CPR, Mandt, etc.)
  • Employer-paid extended health and dental benefits*
  • Contribution to Municipal Pension Plan (MPP)*
  • Employer-paid Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP)
  • Casual employees receive up to 10.2% of wages in lieu of benefits
  • Reimbursement for upgrading to Class 4 BCDL if required
  • Competitive annual vacation and statutory holiday pay
  • Generous Health Bank
  • Flexible schedules for life/work balance
  • Referral bonus program
  • Inclusive environment with team building events and cultural celebrations
  • Health and wellness activities and incentives
    Milestone rewards
  • Access to community member discounts
    Ongoing support mentoring and recognition for engagement and career growth

Job Opportunity

Strive is currently seeking dedicated individuals to join our progressive non profit organization as a Community Support Worker.

This crucial role involves providing support to individuals at our Footprints Day Program in North Vancouver.

Our program integrates community based and home based activities focusing on social, recreational, vocational, daily living skills, skill development and leisure recreation activities in a supportive and enriching environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with individuals dealing with developmental, physical disabilities, mental health challenges and behaviors. 
  • Create and implement meaningful routines that contribute to individual growth. 
  • Foster independence while avoiding dependence, ensuring a balanced approach
  • Follow health care plans to address specific needs
  • Complete detailed daily documentation to track progress
  • Implement personal protocols, schedules and activities tailored to individual requirements
  • Promote community integration and teach essential life skills

Qualifications and Requirements

Possess a Class 4 or 5 BC Driver’s License (preferred) with a clean driver’s abstract
Minimum of 1-year experience in a relevant field

Successfully complete a Criminal Record Check

Provide evidence of a negative TB test

Possess First Aid and CPR certifications

Hold a Mandt Certificate

Possess a Food Safe Certificate

Job Type: Casual/on-call
Start Date: ASAP
Compensation: $25.05/hour

Certain benefits have eligibility requirements including surpassing three months and securing a regular position of 20hrs/week or more. Criteria may change at Strive’s discretion.

Strive Living Society is an equal opportunity employer, embracing diversity without discrimination based on age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion or disability.

We acknowledge and operate on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish Nations.

We appreciate all applicants’ interest and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Requisition Number: #CASUA001396

In conclusion, Strive Living Society provides an inclusive and supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth.

Joining our team means contributing to a positive and engaging workplace where individuals are valued and rewarded for their dedication and commitment.

If you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of others and seeking a dynamic career in healthcare, Strive Living Society welcomes your application.

Apply today and be part of a team that values diversity, inclusivity and personal and professional development.

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