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EMPLOYMENT SPECIALIST

The North Shore Disability Resource Centre (NSDRC) provides programs and services for people with disabilities. We believe that everyone should be able to participate as active members of their community – communities that value inclusion are committed to creating opportunities for all.

The Community Based Services department is currently seeking a qualified/experienced Employment Specialist to work 24 hours per week.

START DATE: IMMEDIATELY

Job Description:

Please see the Employment Specialist Job Description for more information including qualifications, education and requirements.

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.

Date Posted April 10th, 2019


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Residential Programs

Residential Care Worker (RCW)

The Supported Living Program is currently seeking qualified/experienced Residential Care Workers to support individuals with disabilities in their homes and in the community. Some of the job duties would be organizing activities (in and out of the home), personal care, cleaning, administering medications, preparing meals and maintaining a homey environment.

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Residential Care Attendant (RCA)

The Independent Living Program is currently seeking qualified/experienced Residential Care Attendants to support individuals with disabilities in their homes and in their community. The residents direct their own care and the homes are not staffed 24/7. Some of the job duties would be aiding in personal care, helping with cleaning and preparing meals, administering medications, report writing, and maintaining a homey environment. All the homes have cats (beware of allergies).

Purpose:

To empower and support people with disabilities as valued, participating citizens in inclusive communities.

Job Description:

Please see the Residential Care Attendant Job Description for more information including qualifications, education and requirements.

To Apply:

If you would like to be considered for any currently posted positions or jobs that will be available now, or in the near future, please submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.


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TO APPLY FOR RESIDENTIAL SERVICES JOBS OR SEND A RESUME

If you would like to be considered for any currently posted RESIDENTIAL CARE ATTENDANT positions or jobs that will be available now, or in the near future, please submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.

Please see the for more information including qualifications, education and requirements.

If you would like to be considered for any currently posted RESIDENTIAL CARE WORKER positions or jobs that will be available now, or in the near future, please submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.


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Community Based Services

CBS Support Worker

The Community Based Services department is hiring on a ongoing basis. We are seeking qualified/experienced one-to-one Community Support Workers to support children, youth and adults with developmental disabilities. You will be assisting individuals to achieve individualized goals by supporting them to access community activities, resources, and teaching life skills.

Job Description:

Please see the Community Based Services Worker Job Description for more information including qualifications, education and requirements.

To Apply:

If you would like to be considered for any currently posted positions or jobs that will be available now, or in the near future, complete the CBS Job Application form. You may also submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES


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Teen and Pre-Teen Program Support Workers

The Teen and Pre-Teen Social Program is currently seeking qualified and experienced support workers to support individuals between the ages of 9 -18 with developmental disabilities to access their community. The program runs on Saturdays afternoons. You will be assisting children and youth to plan and do activities in small peer groups. The program has a strong emphasis on community access, building social relationships, life skills and FUN!

A successful candidate would be someone who is fun, outgoing, energetic, responsible, sports-orientated, with great communication skills, and an ability to facilitate peer interaction and creative goal-based activities.

Job Description:

Please see the Community Based Services Worker-(Teen & PreTeen Program) Job Description for more information including qualifications, education and requirements.

To Apply:

If you would like to be considered for any currently posted positions or jobs that will be available now, or in the near future, complete this application form CBS Job Application. You may also submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.


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STAGE Program Assistants (Casual)

Supportive Transition Adult Group Education (STAGE) is currently seeking casual program assistants. At STAGE, you will be supporting young adults in a group situation to learn academic, vocational or social skills in the community or at the program site. The program runs from Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm year around.

Job Description:

Please see the STAGE Program Assistant Job Description for more information including qualifications, education and requirements.

To Apply:

If you would like to be considered for any currently posted positions or jobs that will be available now, or in the near future, complete this application form CBS Job Application. You may also submit your resume and cover letter to North Shore Disability Resource Centre by email jobs@nsdrc.org or fax: 604.985.7594.


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Community Support Workers

Position Title: Community Support Worker
Position Status: Regular Part-Time, Union: CUPE Local, 1936
Compensation: $18.15 – $21.14 per hour; Union membership required
Number of Positions: 6

The North Shore Disability Resource Centre is seeking qualified/experienced Community Support Workers to support children and youth with cognitive disabilities. You will be assisting individuals to achieve individualized goals by supporting them to access community activities, resources, and teaching valuable life skills. During the summer months, we offer fun, confidence-raising camp programs to children and youth.

We are now recruiting qualified individuals to fill the following shifts:


    – Competition #517-18-06: Skill building clubs 3:1 ratio

    Monday-Thursday 2:30pm-7:30pm; Fridays 3:30pm-8:30pm (25 hours per week) This shift also includes day camps offered during school closures from 8:45am-4:15pm (approximately 12 weeks per year)


    – Competition #517-18-07: one to one support

    Tuesday 3-6pm, Wednesday 2-6pm, Thursday & Friday 3pm-6pm; Saturday 9:30am-5:30pm (21 hours per week)
    This shift also includes day camps offered during school closures from 8:45am-4:15pm (approximately 12 weeks per year)


    – Competition #517-18-08: one to one support

    Monday & Tuesday 3-6pm, Wednesdays 2-6pm, Thursday & Friday 3pm-6pm; (16 hours per week)
    This shift also includes day camps offered during school closures from 8:45am-4:15pm (approximately 12 weeks per year) – 4 positions available

To Apply:

Please see complete CBSWorker Job Description before applying.

Submit your completed application package including competition number, cover letter and resume to: CBS Hiring Manager

Email: jobs@nsdrc.org
Online: CBS Job Application form
In person: 3158 Mountain Highway North Vancouver BC V7K 2H5
Fax: 604-985-7594


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Behaviour Interventionist and Child Support

Position Title: Behaviour Interventionist

Job Description:

We are looking to hire a part-time Behaviour Interventionist to work with an 11-year old boy diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The position will require you to implement behavioural interventions one on one with the individual in the home setting. You will be working under the supervision of a Board Certified Behavior Analyst to implement an intervention program based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis. The current focus is on increasing self-regulation (ex. asking for a break, help, calming routine), social skills, and problem-solving skills. 1-2 sessions per week after school hours or weekends.

Position Title: Child Support

Job Description:

We are also looking or someone to do respite care with the same client. This client enjoys a variety of activities such as basketball, laser tag, rock climbing, skiing and of course video games. During these sessions, we are hoping you are able to make sure that the client eats his meals on time, and follows a set schedule.

To Apply:

Please email: HJ_Walker_2000@yahoo.com


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Community Support Worker- Teen Program

Position Title: Community Support Worker- Teen Program – #513-19-01

The North Shore Disability Resource Centre (NSDRC) provides programs and services for people with disabilities. We believe that everyone should be able to participate as active members of their community – communities that value inclusion are committed to creating opportunities for all.

The Community Based Services department is currently seeking a qualified/experienced Community Support Worker to support teens and pre-teens with disabilities in a social setting. The position is to support up to 4 participants in a group to access the community. The successful candidate will have a good imagination, be enthusiastic and fun, able to engage youths into meaningful activities in the community while working on their individual goals.

Opportunities to increase the number of hours. This is a unionized position.

Schedule:

Saturdays from 12:15 to 5:30

Prerequisites:

Criminal Record Search
Current First Aid (level B or higher)
Negative TB Test or clear chest x-ray
Medical doctors note of good health

Qualifications:

High School certificate or equivalent & 1 year previous experience providing support. OR A relevant combination of education and/or experience, combined with general suitability.

To Apply:

If you are interested in applying for this position, please respond to this posting directly through email and attach your resume and cover letter OR by faxing your application to 604-985-7594 (attention Tiffany). Please be sure to quote the job posting # from the heading of this ad.


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Volunteering

Volunteer for NSDRC

NSDRC is a rewarding and fun organization to be a part of. “Working for a Community for All” is what we do best. Volunteer and join our team now.

If you are interested in volunteer opportunities or would like more information, please contact: the North Shore Disability Resource Centre Front Office Manager Daniel Rayher at 604.985.5371 or D.Rayher@nsdrc.org

Posted on: April 15, 2019

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Peer Volunteer opportunities in Community Based Services

Peer Volunteers assist in staffed programs like arts, sports, cooking, or life skills with children and youth in your community. These positions offer flexibility and enjoyment, in 1-1 and group settings with children and/or youth. Pick the programs that interest you most!

Flexible volunteer hours are available weekdays 3pm – 6pm and weekend days. Peer Volunteers are asked to commit 3-6 hours/week for 3 months.

Minimum volunteer age of 15. An interview followed by a Criminal Record check will be required. (The Criminal Record check is free and we’ll show you how to do it online)

To apply, please complete the application form below.

If you have questions, call Tanya at 604-904-4095.

CBS Volunteer Application Form
 

Posted on: March 24, 2019

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Community Postings - Non - NSDRC

PART-TIME CARE AIDE NEEDED – MORNING SHIFT

Position Title: Part-Time Care Aide

Independent female with a spinal cord injury is looking for a care aide to cover ongoing morning shifts five days per week. Start time is 7:00 a.m. and shifts are generally 3.5 – 4 hours. Depending on availability, I am open to splitting the 5 days between two people.

PLEASE NOTE – you will need a car as transit is not good in my area.

My morning routine involves all aspects of personal care, including transfers using a ceiling lift, catheter and bowel care and help with showering and dressing. There is very light meal preparation (cold breakfast) and some light housekeeping as well.

Job Description:

– Responsible, reliable, punctual and trustworthy
– Healthy and physically fit
– Comfortable being directed while learning the job
– Able to use their own initiative once they have learned the routine
– Able to manage their time well
– Ideally able to have some flexibility for occasional schedule changes and relief shifts
– Able to provide a current criminal record check

This is a physical job but the individual tasks are not difficult. It is a matter of learning the routine and becoming familiar with the details. Training is provided. If you have experience working with people with disabilities that is an asset, but it’s not mandatory.

To Apply:

In the past this job has worked well for those looking to add extra hours and income to existing employment. If you are interested please reply to sbshs57@gmail.com with a brief cover letter and your resume. Thank you!

Printable Version of the Job Description

Posted on: July 22, 2019

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Community Participation Assistant

Position Title: Community Participation Assistant

We are a North Vancouver family looking for a fun, energetic, sports-oriented support person to assist our son to participate in active recreation and community activities. Our son is 29 and has Down
syndrome; he is very fun-loving and likes to be active.

Job Description:

There are two positions available for 1, 2, 3 or 4 days a week each from Monday to Friday. Ideally, we will hire for two positions to replace our current main support worker who works 4 days per week and augment our current one day per week support worker, while building a team that can provide occasional relief hours for fellow team members. The hours are 10 to 5 and the pay is $22 per hour plus mileage.

You will assist our son to participate in active recreation and community involvement. Ability to
ski or snowboard and rollerblade preferred. Must be able to swim and skate. Other aspects of the job
include teaching life skills and maintaining library of photos for iPad photo communication apps.

Job Requirements:

• Comfortable with athletics and able to support our son to improve skills and fitness. Activities include
swimming, skating, rollerblading, skiing, biking and gym and he attends yoga and drama classes.
• Strong social role model.
• Experienced or interested in gaining experience working with people with developmental disabilities.
• Fully licensed and have your own car (mileage will be paid).
Impeccable character references. Clear criminal record search, driver’s abstract and references are
required.

To Apply:

If interested, please reply with your resume and covering letter.
hanburypat@gmail.com

Posted on: January 23, 2019

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