Housing Support Worker

Wage Range: $21.63 – $22.68 per hour

Job Summary:
Duties include but are not limited to:
Providing direct service to adults with developmental and physical challenges both in their home and in a Day Programming setting including medication, personal care, cooking and cleaning. Facilitating participants’/residents’ access to the community by supporting contacts and friendships with others. Enhancing the quality of life for the residents/participants ensuring that their physical, social, medical and other needs are met.

Note: The program is under an Island Health vaccination mandate for CLBC programs.  All staff must be vaccinated.

Qualifications, Education & Experience:
• Education and training in human services or related field, or the equivalent
• Previous work experience in a residential environment
• Certificate and training in First Aid, Food Safe, Medication Administration, Non-violent crisis Intervention are a plus. Applicants must be willing to obtain these qualifications.
• Applicants much possess a full valid Driver’s License.
• Applicant must be fit enough to push wheel chairs and do some lifts and transfers as needed.

Submit application to:
Annika Lund
Salt Spring Island Community Services Society
268 Fulford-Ganges Road,
Salt Spring Island, B.C. V8K 2K6

alund@ssics.ca