Job Posting – Residential Overnight Awake Worker

Residential Overnight Awake Worker (Maple Ridge,Mission, Langley, Abbotsford)

EMPATHWAY SERVICES

We are looking for full time and casual positions for an Overnight Awake worker in our residential homes dealing with children and youth with special needs, behaviour and mental health issues.

Job Summary

  • To work as part of a team in a residential program for children and youth with Special Needs/Difficult Behaviours/Mental Health
  • Supervision and monitoring of clients throughout the night
  • Responsible for household chores, cleaning, laundry, breakfast/meal preparation
  • Maintain regular bed checks to ensure the safety and security of clients
  • Complete nightly documentation and client logs
  • Participate in staff meetings and training programs
  • Dispense medication as required
  • Hours of work are based on an overnight awake schedule that includes weekdays/weekends
  • Follow Ministry regulations and internal Policies and Procedures

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Knowledge and experience in Mental Health, Difficult Behaviours and Autism.
  • Experience in working with children/youth with challenging behaviours
  • Positive team building and interpersonal skills
  • Good interactive/communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Good organization and time management

Required education/experience:
Past experience working with children and youth
NVCI would be an asset or willing to obtain

Please forward resume to empathwayservices@gmail.com

Attention: Michelle
Criminal Record Check will be required