Residential Counsellor- Weekend (2019-69) ID: 59205

Deadline Date: 2019/07/05

Location: Milton

INTERNAL/EXTERNAL JOB POSTING (Job Posting #2019-69)

TITLE: Residential Counsellor - Weekend

POSITION STATUS: Full Time - Permanent (Union)

SCHEDULE: Friday to Monday- 1:00pm to 11:00pm

REPORTS TO: Program Manager

POSITION SUMMARY: The Bob Rumball Canadian Centre of Excellence for the Deaf (BRCCED) is a multi-purpose, multi-program facility that functions as a community centre for the Deaf and as a non-profit charitable provider of services for the Deaf. The organization exists to provide care and opportunities in a communication-rich environment that enhances the quality of life of those we serve. Reporting to the Program Manager, and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, this position is responsible for the day-to-day supervision, monitoring and delivery of service. The Guelph Line program provides intensive community based support to individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, require a community rich setting, and who may display complex behavioural, mental health and developmental needs.

Posting Date:
2019/06/18
City:
 Milton
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 7801 No. 5 Sideroad
Start Date:
 
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 Varied
Occupation:
 
Duties:
PRIMARY DUTIES
Lead and/ or participate in treatment planning, service reviews, plan of care, program planning and evaluation meetings
Ensure that activities and daily support approaches are in accordance with agency mission, vision, values, strategic direction and policies with a goal of ensuring the highest quality of care
Ensure supportive, safe and predictable environment through the establishment of routines, limits and daily living skills Implement daily programming activities consistent with ISP/PDP goals, track and report on progress
Participate in activities of day to day residential care including personal hygiene routines, daily activity schedule, operational duties and administrative duties
Effective management of caseload requirements and agency reporting expectations through data collection, trend analysis, client profile maintenance and documentation
Document, track and analyze data reporting findings to the Behavioral Therapist and Program Manager
Implement strategies targeted to reduce behaviour, track and report progress
Consistently comply with clinical and program plans including daily activity schedule
Administer medications consistent with Organization's policies & procedures
Promote an evidence-based, best practice approach to care
Advocate on behalf of individuals and their specific needs/goals
Work collaboratively with team and individual's service team; dedicating ones self to excellent service
Physical activities including, but not limited to, lifting, bending and prolonged standing
Qualifications:
- Diploma in human services related fields or three (3) years' experience working in a residential setting with individuals with developmental disabilities, mental health needs and/or dual diagnosis that includes autism, obsessive compulsive disorders and complex behaviours
- Knowledge and experience working within the Deaf community and fluency in ASL OR strong commitment to engage in professional development to build skill and knowledge in ASL, Deaf culture and supporting Deaf or Hard of Hearing individuals and their community
- Certificate as a Registered Behaviour Technician an asset Previous ABA training and/or experience preferred
- Direct knowledge and experience working with individuals diagnosed with Autism
- Knowledge and/or experience using augmented communication tools
- Demonstrated knowledge of DSO and developmental services sector
- Successful experience liaising with clinical professionals
- Excellent communication, literacy and interpersonal skills
- Demonstrated creative problem solving abilities, flexibility and adaptation to change
- Knowledge and experience with report writing and data entry
- Experience managing nutritional needs of clients
- Current Quality Assurance Measures, Safe Management, Medication Administration, and WHMIS certification and be able to actively participate in all trainings Innovation, initiative and integrity
- Valid Ontario Full G Driver's License and clean driving record
- French language/LSQ an asset
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
2019/07/05
How To Apply:
Interested candidates please email resume to:
Human Resources at careers@bobrumball.org or
fax to 416-449-2728
Please contact the above if you need accommodation at any stage of the application process.
PLEASE QUOTE JOB POSTING NUMBER YOU ARE APPLYING FOR.
We thank all applicants in advance, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Posting Date: June 05, 2019
Closing Date: June 18, 2019
Start Date: Immediate

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Yangki Doma
Position Title:
 HR Coordinator
Company Name:
 Bob Rumball Canadian Centre of Excellence for the Deaf (BRCCED)
Address:
 7801 No. 5 Sideroad
City:
 Milton
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 L9T 2X7
Phone:
 4164499651
E-mail:
 careers@bobrumball.org
Web Address:
 None
 

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