Nelson CARES Society is a not-for-profit organization that provides programs and initiatives in advocacy, housing, employment, support services, and environmental stewardship. Residential Services for Community Living is its program that provides at-home and community based services for adults with developmental disabilities and complex health care needs.

The CSW-Casual is responsible for ensuring the well-being, promoting the development and independence of all the residents participating in the program with health and safety as a priority.  This is a unionized position.

A CSW-Casual has the ability to:

  • Work in a positive and professional manner with residents, colleagues, and supervisory staff.
  • Put the needs and desires of the residents as a priority during work hours.
  • Uphold the Employee Bill of Rights and follow Nelson CARES Society’s philosophy, vision, and mission.

Preference will be given to applicants with a Diploma in Classroom and Community Support Worker and/or Long-Term Care Aide Certificates or an equivalent program or experience.

Applicants without training or experience as a Community Support Worker will be considered based on related work experience.  This position is a Canadian Experience Class Skill Level B for Permanent Residency Immigration Purposes.

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