Youth Workers (Awake Overnight) - Group Care (Full-Time and Relief)

ARC Programs is now accepting applications for Awake Night Workers to fill Full-time or Relief positions in our group-care program, located in Kelowna and West Kelowna.

Full-time applicants for this competition will work 10-hour shift rotations consisting of 4 days on, followed by 4 days off, including weekends and holidays. Relief applicants will work 10-hour shifts, on an on-call basis.

Working as part of a collaborative case management team, the Night Worker will provide for the physical care and emotional nurturing of the youth living in the home, as well as skilled intervention and supervision of the youth. Night Workers will cooperate with the staff team to monitor resident behaviours and maintain a clean, safe environment. The Night Workers will also be responsible for food preparation, housekeeping duties, and maintenance of the house.

Ideally candidates will have experience working with high-risk children and youth with complex behavioral challenges, and preferably in a group-home setting.

Please be aware that successful full-time applicants will be eligible for a full benefit package {including dental plan, vision care coverage, life insurance, extended medical coverage {includes massage, chiropractor, etc}, long-term disability plan, and RRSP contributions}. New employees are also eligible for 3 weeks paid vacation to start, along with paid sick days as needed.

Wages for this position (full-time or relief) start at $23.35 per hour, and go up depending on qualifications and experience.

ARC Programs is an equal-opportunity employer, promotes the diversity of our workforce, and requires employees to demonstrate cultural competence and sensitivity to the diversity of all populations of the communities we serve. The successful applicants will be subject to an extensive screening process, including a criminal record search, to confirm suitability for the position. Applicants should have a valid driver license {company vehicles are available at each residential resource}. For more information on the agency go to www.arcprograms.com

Please apply by email to:
Emma Crosthwaite, HR Director
ecrosthwaite@arcprograms.com
Reference 'APPLICATION - AWAKE OVERNIGHT YOUTH WORKER POSITION' in subject line.
Please Note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.