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ICSS is interested in hiring individuals with varied backgrounds who share our philosophy. ICSS is always accepting resumes, send yours in today.

 Currently Hiring: 

Residential Support Worker OVERNIGHT AWAKE

 Innovative Community Support Services (ICSS) is a non-profit charitable organization that is committed to creating and providing families & individuals with innovative, high quality and cost effective community based programs and services that promote a strong sense of well being while making a positive contribution to our culturally diversified community. 

ICSS is currently looking for Residential Support Workers who will be primarily responsible to work and support the clients placed in our group homes, in order that they may have the highest quality of life as possible.  This includes ensuring that their daily living needs are met in the highest manner.

Full time and part time strictly OVERNIGHT AWAKE positions are currently available.   Please note the residences are located in rural Cumberland/Navan which has no public transportation, a car is necessary.

  

Educational

Requirements

Ø      DSW, SSW or PSW with 3 years experience in the field

Ø      First Aid/ CPR valid, current certification

Ø      Behavioral Management

Ø      Valid Ontario driver’s license

Experience

Requirements

Ø      Experience working with special needs clients

Ø      Experience in medication administration

Ø      G-tube care and feeding (asset)

Ø      Cooking and cleaning experience

Responsibilities

Ø      Verifies the safety and security of the residents via hourly checks throughout the night

Ø      Provide support to the residents in the area of personal care; works with other staff to ensure each resident is awake, fed and dressed for the day within the required time frame

Ø      Ensure that the residence remains safe (Health & Safety, fire drills) and clean at all times

Ø      Participate in training / upgrading opportunities to enhance the level of care and skill being offered to the residents

Ø      Adhere to medication administration Policies and Procedures

Ø      Follow all recording and reporting procedures

Extra Skills

Required

Ø       Co-operation, requires a pleasant attitude and displays a good natured manner in working with residents and co-workers

Ø      Cooking, according to nutritional standards, the ability to follow menus and prepare foods to the required dietary levels.

Ø      English communication skills, the ability to follow instructions and complete written forms and reports

 

 

Contact Information:                      

Innovative Community Support Services

2025 Lanthier Drive, Suite A

Orleans  ON  K4A 3V3

 

Please apply via email       hiring@icss.ca

ICSS offers a competitive salary as well as benefits and sick leave for permanent positions.  Please indicate that you are applying for the overnight awake position in your cover letter or in the subject line.  ICSS will also require a Vulnerable Sector Police check and immunization records.

 

Residential Support Worker

 

Innovative Community Support Services (ICSS) is a non-profit charitable organization that is committed to creating and providing families & individuals with innovative, high quality and cost effective community based programs and services that promote a strong sense of well being while making a positive contribution to our culturally diversified community. 

ICSS is currently looking for Residential Support Workers who will be primarily responsible to work and support the clients placed in our group homes, in order that they may have the highest quality of life as possible.  This includes ensuring that their daily living needs are met in the highest manner.

Currently, there are a number of part time positions available which include working a combination of day/evening shifts.   

Educational

Requirements

Ø      DSW, SSW or PSW with 3 years experience in the field

Ø      First Aid/ CPR valid, current certification

Ø      Behavioral Management

Ø      Valid Ontario driver’s license

Experience

Requirements

Ø      Experience working with special needs clients

Ø      Experience in medication administration

Ø      G-tube care and feeding (asset)

Ø      Following behaviour protocols

Ø     Experience providing personal care and total care for physically disabled individuals

Responsibilities

Ø      Understand and participate in helping the client to accomplish his/her goals

Ø      Ensure that proper personal care is completed with each resident, including care of clothing and personal items

Ø      Ensure that the residence remains safe (Health & Safety, fire drills) and clean at all times

Ø      Participate in training / upgrading opportunities to enhance the level of care and skill being offered to the residents

Ø      Adhere to medication administration Policies and Procedures

Ø      Follow all recording and reporting procedures

Extra Skills

Required

Ø      Plan, organize and execute outings for the residents (days)

Ø      Cooking, according to nutritional standards

Ø      Personal interest skills (painting, woodworking, etc. would be an asset)

Ø      Ability to work as part of a team.

 

Contact Information:                      

 Innovative Community Support Services

2025 Lanthier Drive, Suite A

Orleans  ON  K4A 3V3

Please apply via email       hiring@icss.ca

 

ICSS offers a competitive salary as well as benefits and sick leave for permanent positions.  Please note, a vehichle and valid drivers license is required for these positions as they are located outside of the public transportation boundaries.  ICSS will also require a Vulnerable Sector Police check and immunization records.