The Awake Night Staff (AWNS) provides a safe, comfortable, and home-like environment for each resident with the opportunity for each resident to develop life skills to the limits of their desire and potential. The AWNS also ensures good communication between team members, family, and professionals with regard to the life of the individual.

Job Title: Awake Night Staff (Casual)
Location: Vancouver/Richmond
Start Date: ASAP
Term/Status: Casual
Hourly Wage: $19.11 + 10.2% in lieu of benefits

Union membership will be required upon hire (BCGEU)


  • Diploma or Certificate in an approved Health Care Training Program
  • 1-2 years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities
  • Ability to implement complex behaviour programs
  • Skilled in proactive training programs and crisis intervention
  • Must be able to perform lifts and transfers of 40lbs
  • Formal training in the area of counselling and behavior management
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification
  • Demonstrated competency in English written and verbal communication
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Eligible to work in Canada

Please note including copies with of the above with your resume and cover letter will expedite the hiring process.

Must meet minimum availability of 2 shifts per week which must include every other weekend.

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Posted by dda-editor in: Casual, Residential Services