18-182 PT Community Living Support Worker (Female Applicants Only) @CSCL

18-182 – P/T Community Living Support Worker – Female Applicants Only

Are you looking for challenging and rewarding employment? Do you want to make a difference and build connections within your community?
The Chilliwack Society for Community Living (CSCL) offers more than a job. Located in Chilliwack, BC, in the sunny Fraser Valley an hour outside of Vancouver, CSCL has been serving the community since 1954 and has grown to employ over 300 people. Our organization provides support and services to people with varying abilities that enhance quality of life and promote diversity and inclusion within the community.

Come work and live in Chilliwack where you can enjoy affordable housing, minimal traffic, and spectacular mountain views. CSCL has been growing rapidly and we have a great work environment, generous work benefits, and offer satisfying work. CSCL values caring and dedicated employees; if this describes you, we welcome your application.

If you move directly from a CSSEA member Employer you will be eligible for porting wage and vacation, which CSCL will match.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The primary function of this position is to provide stability to an individual in transition, through meaningful and personalized support.
The successful applicant will become a member of a growing Crisis Response Service to individuals with complex care needs. Please note that this position is open to female applicants only!

Qualifications & Experience:
Applicants must have training and experience in working with persons with complex physical and mental health needs. Applicants must have demonstrated skills in the area of behavioral support and crisis management.
Background in Mental Health is an asset; an understanding of Dual Diagnosis is essential. Applicants must be physically able to meet the demands of the job. A positive and pleasant work attitude, effective communication skills and the ability to work as a team to provide consistent supports in needed.
Use of own personal vehicle is required with vehicle insurance with 3 million liability and Business Insurance. Must possess a valid B.C. Class 5 Driver’s License, CPR and First Aid. Certification and be able to meet all other CSCL employment criteria (e.g. Criminal Police
Record Search, Medical Certificate, etc.).

Thursday, Friday, Saturday 3pm-11pm (24 hours per week).
However, the Employer may make schedule changes per the Collective Agreement. Shifts may
vary to meet the requirements of the service; schedule flexibility is required. There may be
opportunity for more hours up to 40 per week.

As per Community Social Services Collective Agreement.
Benefits include Extended Health and Dental, as well as participation in the Municipal Pension
Plan, when eligible.
This position requires Union membership (BCGEU).

How to Apply:
Complete an online CSCL Employment Application, which is available on our website:
http://cscl.org/careers/. Please quote posting number 18-182 on the application.
Please be aware that the function to attach pre-hire documents to the online form has not
been implemented. So candidates will have to submit their pre-hire documents either by:
Email: human.resources@cscl.org
Fax: 604-792-7962
In Person: 9353 Mary Street Chilliwack, BC V2P 4G9
A completed CSCL Employment Application and a copy of a valid Class 5 or 4 BC driver’s
license must be received before an interview is scheduled.