Part-Time Behaviour Support Worker - Langley
Hollyburn Family Services
Vancouver
6d ago

You must have :

  • Post-secondary education in Psychology, ECE, ABA, Social Services, or related field and / or equivalent experience working with young adults with special needs
  • Experience and understanding of mental health and challenging behaviours
  • Demonstrated ability to work with adults with behavioural, social, emotional and mental health / psychiatric issues and Autism spectrum disorders
  • Ability to create a meaningful routine
  • Effective crisis management skills
  • Knowledge of behavioural support plans
  • Community integration skills
  • Ability to set firm boundaries
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication
  • Ability to pass a Criminal Record Check and Ministry of Children and Family Development consolidated check
  • BC Class 5 driver's license and acceptable driving record
  • You’ll score more points if you have :

  • Current First Aid and CPR certification
  • Current Non-Violent Crisis Intervention certification
  • Knowledgeable of creating independence vs. creating dependence
  • Experience working with high anxiety is beneficial
  • Ability to develop a rapport with adults in a variety of contexts
  • Ability to self-start, make judgment calls, and implement new models / programs as needed
  • but don’t let all this stop you from applying, because we will provide you the necessary training and certifications in all these areas!
  • A (small) sample of what you’ll be doing (Full job description available here) :

  • Maintaining a safe and healthy environment in the home
  • Implementing personal protocols, schedules, and activities
  • Accompanying / transporting individuals to appointments and activities in the community
  • Building positive working relationships with the client, family, educational personnel, social workers, resource workers, service providers and partners
  • Encouraging and modeling acceptable social standards and setting appropriate boundaries
  • Engaging in frequent interaction with clients, using appropriate means of communication
  • Performing household maintenance duties, preparing meals, administering medication
  • Collaborating with the clinical team and providing input into assessments and care plans
  • Salary : $21.00-$23.50 / hour plus benefits

    Because we know our team is our heart and our most important asset, we are proud to offer :

  • Hands-on, extensive, and continuous training
  • Professional development and advancement within our ever growing organization
  • Employer premium paid extended health, dental, vision care, and life insurance. Employees pay their own Long Term Disability premiums.
  • 2 weeks paid vacation to start, paid wellness days and sick days
  • Group RRSP matching of up to 6% of gross salary
  • Tuition reimbursement and subsidies for professional development (e.g. conferences, seminars, courses)
  • Casual dress
  • Free parking
  • Pet-friendly work environment
  • And more!
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