Residential Counsellor Awake
Central West Specialized Developmental Services
Oakville, ON
CWSDS is looking to hire Residential Counsellors Overnight Awake, Part Time, who will be responsible for:

  • Providing supervision to clients during the night time hours, including but not limited to hourly bed checks and walkabouts within the house.
  • Supporting the individuals’ goals.
  • Providing night to night direct care and support to residents’ needs, including assisting with personal hygiene, bathing, toileting, and providing first aid when required.
  • Dispensing and administering medications.
  • Ensuring safety and security of individuals.
  • Completing household duties such as laundry, cleaning, meal preparation and counts.
  • Ensuring accurate and up-to-date documentation.
  • All other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Developmental Service Worker Diploma, B.A. B.Sc. in Psychology or related Social Services or equivalency.
  • Pharmacology, First Aid and Advanced Safe Management certifications are required.
  • Proven experience supporting individuals with developmental disabilities and challenging behaviour.
  • Ability in the use of Behaviour Modification skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.