Casual Intensive Adult Support Worker

Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion is a grassroots, non-profit organization that has spent over 60 years providing innovative services for children, youth and adults with disabilities and their families.

About the Job:

Are you interested in making a positive impact in someones life? BACI is looking for people to support individuals with Developmental Disabilities in their home and community. Individuals being supported may have challenging behaviours and use behaviour as a form of communication. This position enhances the quality of life for people and is required to work within a team. 

Other Job Responsibilities (could include but not limited to):

  • Completing all required documentation, daily logbooks and report writing
  • Maintain clear line of communication with stakeholders (funders, medical professionals, families etc.)
  • basic financial record keeping and accounting

Education & Qualifications:

  • Graduation from a university or community college with an appropriate degree or certificate of Human Services 
  • Equivalent experience wll be considered
  • Valid First Aid CPR Certificate
  • Non-Violent Intervention Training 
  • Valid BC Driver's License 
  • Use of personal vehicle is an asset

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Considerable knowledge and experience supporting individuals in residential and community settings is preferred 
  • Knowledge and experience in specialized training related to alternative communication, implementing support plans.
  • Daily input of electronic logbooks, updating documentation, and report writing are required 
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently is essential
  • Ability to work effectively with individuals, families, professionals and staff are essential
  • Previous experience with behaviour intervention

Hourly Rate:

  • $21.08

This position is open to male and female applicants. This position requires “Union Membership.” The successful applicant will be required to have a Criminal Record Search and Driver’s License Search completed and reviewed by the Executive Director.

 ** We thank you all that apply, however; only short-listed candidates will be called for an interview. **

 

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