Support Worker- Awake Overnight Shifts. Sun-Thurs. In Portage la Prairie
New Directions-Shift Staffed Homes
Portage la Prairie, MB

We are specifically recruiting for Awake Overnights-Sun-Thurs 11pm-9am.

New Directions is a social service agency offering a wide range of resources and services that foster people’s hopes and dreams in their communities.

Shift-Staffed Homes, one of the many programs offered by New Directions, requires Direct Support Worker-Casual for adult male and female, 24 hour shift-staffed homes. Shifts include day, evening and over night shifts as well as weekends and holidays. We are hiring multiple positions. Duties include working as part of a team providing care, support and supervision to individuals in their homes and in the community, administering medication, providing transportation, and performing household chores. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training will be provided.

Applicants should have experience supporting individuals with intellectual disabilities, as well as First Aid and C.P.R. certification. A current Driver’s Abstract must be provided. A High School Diploma is a requirement. The hourly wage this is position is either 13.35 or 14.76 depending on the experience/education of the candidate.

The successful candidate will be subject to Criminal Record and Child/Abuse Registry and Prior Contact with CFS checks.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $13.35 to $14.76 /hour

Experience:

  • Support Work: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Location:

  • Portage la Prairie, Portage la Prairie (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (Preferred)
  • Class 5 Drivers License ( I or F) (Required)
  • First Aid/CPR (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Required)