LIFE SKILLS WORKER

Interior Health
Posted 3 months ago
Trail
TBD
Casual

Job Description

Position Summary

We are currently seeking a Life Skills Worker to join our team at Harbour House in Trail BC!

Life Skills Workers play an important role in care. They plan, observe, monitor and report on clients’ progress and level of acceptance to services and support.

They assist clients with activities associated with daily living and work to demonstrate and model appropriate behaviors related to problem solving and decision making. Life Skills Workers provide structured support to help develop and maintain life skills related to: • time management; • money management, budgeting skills, how to access funds and other forms of available assistance; • organization and interpersonal communication; • personal care; • household management; • menu planning, grocery shopping, meal preparation and • community access.

Shift times are Days, Evenings, Nights: 07:00 to 18:00, 09:00 to 19:10, 19:00 to 07:00. This is a casual position which means hours of work are not guaranteed. Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. There are many opportunities with Interior Health that begin with casual on-call positions and lead to regular employment.

If this opportunity is aligned with your education, training and passion for mental health, we want to hear from you. Come live, work and play where others only vacation. Make a difference. Love your work. Apply today!

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor

Qualifications

Education, Training and Experience: • Grade 12 • Certificate in a field relevant to the position (i.e.: community social services, rehabilitation) • One year recent related experience working with individuals experiencing mental health and substance use problems; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience • Valid certificates in CPR, First Aid and Food Safe required • Current valid B.C. Driver’s License

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