The Residential Care Worker (RCW) assists residents to live successfully in residential settings within the community. The position ensures the residents’ physical, emotional, social, recreational, economic, educational, and/or medical needs are met. The RCW assists residents by enhancing their quality of life through activities of daily living. The RCW works both independently and as part of a team, and demonstrates the ability to take initiative and effectively problem solve using sound judgment.

Job Title: Residential Care Worker (RCW-PT)
Location: Vancouver/Richmond
Start Date: ASAP
Term/Status: Positions available from 4 hours to 36 hours weekly (Day, Afternoon, Weekend)
Hourly Wage: $20.07 hourly per collective agreement

Union membership will be required upon hire (BCGEU).

Requirements/Education/Experience:

  • Degree or Diploma in area directly related to supporting people with developmental disabilities such as Social Services, Human Services, or Education.
  • 1-2 years of experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities, or related equivalent experience.
  • Experience with, or training in, areas of adaptive communication, positive behaviour support, and community care is an asset.
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance (must be able to perform lifts and transfers of 40lbs)
  • Satisfactory Driver’s Abstract
  • Class 5 Driver’s License AND ability to upgrade to Unrestricted Class 4 Driver’s License
  • Valid First Aid/CPR upon start date
  • Demonstrated competency in English written and verbal communication
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Employees may be required to use their automobiles in the performance of their duties
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Posted by human resources in: Part-Time, Residential Services