Health Care Aide
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) provides support and services to people with varying abilities, which enhance quality of life and promote diversity and inclusion within the community. 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 employ more than 300 people. Come work and live in Chilliwack where you can enjoy affordable housing, minimal traffic, and spectacular mountain views.
CSCL is a rapidly growing organization, with a positive work environment and generous benefits (If you have been employed by a CSSEA member employer, you may be eligible for porting of wage and vacation).
CSCL values caring and dedicated employees; if this describes you, we welcome your application.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The primary function of this position is to provide meaningful, personalized support for individuals in their home and community. Successful applicants will be physically capable of performing safe transferring techniques and participating in all aspects of recreation and leisure activities (e.g. swimming).
Qualifications & Experience:
• Have relevant post-secondary education and/or experience in supporting individuals with varying degrees of developmental and physical disabilities, including tube feeding, diabetes, autism and understanding behaviour plans.
• Must be able to demonstrate knowledge of current issues and practices, human values in delivery of service, and a strong ability to plan and work independently while actively involving individuals in this process.
• A positive and pleasant work attitude, effective communication skills and the ability to relate positively to the public are essential.
• Must possess obtain a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License, First Aid/CPR Certification, Caring About Food Safety, and be able to meet all other CSCL employment criteria (i.e. Criminal Record Check clearance, Doctor’s Certificate of Good Health, etc.)
On Call – Casual; Must be available for shifts including days, evenings and weekends. Casual hours are available with the possibility of leading to part-time or full-time positions.
Casual employees must be available for a minimum of three (3) shifts per week. At least one (1) shift must be on Saturday or Sunday.
As per Community Social Services Collective Agreement ($19.45 – $22.65 per hour).
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:
To be considered for an interview, complete an online CSCL Employment Application, and submit a copy of a valid Class 5 or 4 BC driver’s license.
Our online application is available on the CSCL website:
The other pre-hire documentation that is required may be submitted either before or after an interview. Please be aware that the function to attach pre-hire documents to the online application has not been implemented.
Submit pre-hire documents either by:
In Person: 9353 Mary Street Chilliwack, BC V2P 4G9
RESUMES ALONE WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED