Sign in

Experienced Care Homes for Mental Health/Addictions

Strive Living Society
Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
April 30, 2018

A large non-profit organization is currently seeking family care providers to provide care and support in their own home to individuals with mental health, addictions, and/or developmental disabilities. We are currently seeking experienced care providers with NO YOUNG CHILDREN in the home, who are comfortable supporting individuals with challenging behaviours, mental health issues, and addictions.

Prospective Care Providers should:

** Be comfortable working individually and as part of a multi-disciplinary team of professionals

** Have a minimum of one year experience working with individuals with disabilities

** Have a minimum of one year of medical and/or community support experience (i.e. care aide, nursing, community support work, mental health worker, addiction counsellor, social work, etc.)

** Experience working with an individual with difficult/challenging behaviours

**Be comfortable with addictions and substance abuse

**Positive Behaviour Support (PBS) Training an asset

Additional Qualifications (or willing to obtain):

** Emergency First Aid (Adult Care)

** CPR (level A)

** A positive criminal record check

** Food Safe Certificate

** A negative TB test

** A Valid BC Driver's Licence, and a driver's abstract from ICBC

If you are interested in becoming a home share provider, please submit your resume along with a cover letter including a description of the space you have available to or by fax to 604-936-9003 Attn: Samantha