BETHESDA is located in communities throughout Beautiful British Columbia, Canada

 

Access our Employment Application Form ..here..

 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES listed here are available as of June 4, 2018.

 

 

Selected applicants will be interviewed and will be advised of the outcome for the position. Positions will remain open until a suitable candidate has been hired. Email or fax your resume with 3 references to Life@BethesdaBC.com or fax to (604) 850-7242.

 

Standard employment requirements for all employees include:

 

•Canadian or landed immigrant status

•Acceptance of Bethesda's Statement of Faith & Community Good Neighbour Focus

•Acceptance of Bethesda's Christian Lifestyle Focus

•Acceptance of Bethesda's Ethical Standards

•Ability to meet all elements of the Role Description or of the Contract

 

 

 Available positions listed below include:

 

  • HOME SHARE (find Home Share Opportunities here...)
  • RESPITE Care
  • local society for a young lady
  • RESIDENTIAL CARE WORKERS
  • Community Support workerS
  • Support workers
  • live-in Support worker
  • REgistered nurse

 

 

Respite Care Needed:

We are looking for weekend respite care for our 13 year old son with Autism. He is outgoing and loves to spend time out in the community or outdoors. We are looking for an individual or family to provide care from Friday evening to Sunday for a minimum of one weekend a month. He requires supervision with some personal care needs (bathing/showering but reminders only for toiletting). He can entertain himself and is very verbal so he will tell you of his likes and dislikes  He likes to know his boundaries and once he has an established routine he is a very pleasant, chatty teenager with a great sense of humor! Pay based per 24 hour period.

 

Location: Langley, Aldergrove, Abbotsford, Mission, Chilliwack, Agassiz

 

If you are interested in talking more about our son to see if it would be a good fit for you/your family, please email csinke87@hotmail.com

 

Please note:  This position is not connected with Bethesda Christian Association. Compensation will be established through the family.

 

 

LOCAL SOCIETY FOR A YOUNG LADY

This independence oriented young lady will accept full supports from you, if you are the purpose driven team mate who wants to thrive on precious horizons together with her.

 

She is physically fully dependent in all activities of daily living using a communication device, track lifts, and requiring some manual lifting. You will be offering personalized care, familiar routines in fresh air action, and light housekeeping. Some previous experience in the field of Cerebral Palsy, Autism and non verbal communication is helpful but not required.

 

Training hours can start close to the end of May. Three day shifts are available starting mid June on Wednesday and Thursday, possibly adding Fridays or Sundays.

 

Our previous staff comments is, “It is a bright and encouraging atmosphere to work in. This young lady has found a special spot in my heart and has enriched my life over the past years. She loves to achieve new goals, meet new people, be involved in community and laugh. Her smile can brighten anyone’s day.”

 

Applicants please email a cover letter, resume and two references to the Society’s Director. Email to: cc.abandon@gmail.com

Every applicant will receive a response.

 

Please note:  This position is not connected with Bethesda Christian Association. Compensation will be established through the family.

 

 

Residential Care Workers – Richmond & Ladner

 

We are seeking Residential Care Workers for our Group Homes in Richmond & Ladner to provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

 

Responsibilities will include providing personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. Strong ability in providing support for challenging behaviours is required.  Autism Training and/or previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. Additional training will be provided.

 

Applicants should reference #RCW 569.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

 

Residential Care Workers – Chilliwack

 

We are seeking Residential Care Workers for our Residential and Community Inclusion Services in Chilliwack to provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities, autism and mental health concerns.

 

Responsibilities will include providing personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community.

 

Additional Qualifications: Strong ability in providing support for challenging behaviours is required.  Autism Training and/or previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. The ability to lift and transfer is required.  Additional training will be provided.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply.

 

Applicants should reference RCW #613.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

 

Residential Care Workers – Abbotsford

 

We are seeking Residential Care Workers for our Group Homes in Abbotsford to provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

 

Responsibilities will include supporting with personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. Strong ability in providing support for challenging behaviours is required.  Autism Training and/or previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. The ability to lift and transfer is required.  Additional training will be provided.

 

Applicants should reference #RCW 582.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

Residential Care Workers – Kelowna

 

We are seeking Residential Care Workers for our Group Homes in Kelowna to provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

 

Responsibilities will include providing personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities, providing spiritual support as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community. The positions available are “casual”, meaning the hours vary depending on staffing needs and cover a variety of time periods.  Casual staff can migrate to permanent full-time and part-time positions.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. The ability to lift and transfer is needed.  Training and/or previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. Additional training will be provided.

 

Applicants should reference #RCW 521.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

 

Residential Care Workers - Penticton, BC

 

We are seeking Residential Care Workers for our Group Home in Penticton to provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

 

Responsibilities will include supporting with personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. The ability to lift and transfer is required.  Training and previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. Additional training will be provided. Applicants should reference RPW 589.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

 

Support Workers – Maple Ridge

 

We are currently seeking Residential Care Workers for our Group Home in Maple Ridge to provide support, care and Christian ministry to individuals with intellectual disabilities.

 

Responsibilities will include providing personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community.

 

Standard requirements for Support Workers of Bethesda include:

• Criminal Record Check through the Ministry of Justice

• Doctor’s written verification of good health

• TB test results

• Immunization history information

• Current Driving Record Abstract

• Class 4 Driver’s License (Applicants must have class 5 drivers license to be considered for an interview)

• First Aid and CPR certification approved for Residential Care

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. Applicant must display strong ability in dealing with challenging behaviours. Training and previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. Additional training will be provided.

Applicants should reference RW #576.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

 

COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER – NEW WESTMINSTER

 

A Community Support Worker is needed to work with a young man 2 days or 12 hours per week from our home in New Westminster. Responsibilities include building on his community access skills such as learning public transit, accessing sports and recreational facilities and obtaining suitable employment.

 

Related training and experience with individuals with Down Syndrome is preferred. Criminal Record Search is required.

 

Rate of pay: starting $16-$17/hr depending on experience.

 

If interested, please phone Ann at 604-521-1567.

 

Please note:  This position is not connected with Bethesda Christian Association. Compensation will be established through the family.

 

 

COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER - ABBOTSFORD

 

A male Community Support Worker is needed to support a 24 year old man who lives semi-independently in the Abbotsford area in his family home.  Previous experience with supporting individuals with some behavioural needs is preferred as well as a Community Support Worker Certificate.

The rate of pay is $16.00 to $20.00 per hour based on experience and education.

Shifts are 12 – 6 PM and would be 1 or 2 shifts per week.

Please contact Karen by:    Email:  Karen@sbauto.com  or   Phone:  604-850-0575.

 

Please note:  This position is not connected with Bethesda Christian Association. Compensation will be established through the family.

 

 

Family Support WorkerS - Surrey

 

We are seeking Family Support Workers to provide creative and innovative community inclusion services for a young man living in the Surrey area.

 

Responsibilities will include supporting with personal care, helping to support positive social interactions, implementing programs and life skills training, exploring vocational and volunteer opportunities as well as providing social, recreational and leisure activities within the community.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. The ability to lift and transfer is required.  Training and previous experience in providing support to people with disabilities is an asset. Additional training will be provided. Applicants should reference RPW 597.  Only selected applicants will be contacted.

 

 

Part-time Position Available

Behavioral Interventionist (Adult Companion)

Surrey BC

Are you looking for a meaningful and challenging part time job that relates to your area of study or career? This position will further your career skills in education, speech pathology, nursing or special education and will also help change the life of a young lady with autism. Join our team and participate in supporting our 20 year old daughter in academic, social and life skills by using principles of applied behavior analysis. We are hiring for 6.5 hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Hours of work will include a variety of responsibilities including life skills, volunteer work and personal fitness support, team meetings, consultant overlaps and community outings. Apply if:

1) English is your first language

2) You can supply a clear criminal check and driving record

3) You have a valid BC driver's license and a vehicle

4) You can commit to a minimum of a year

Training is provided with an experienced team member. Training wage is $15.00/hr and then can increase up to $25.00/hr, based on skill level and experience. Other assets to being a successful applicant: enjoy young adults., have a sense of humor, are detail­oriented, have the ability to incorporate feedback, work with a team and demonstrate patience and positive attitude. Call Grace at 604-805-5233 or e-mail her at graceortlieb.51@gmail.com.

 

Please note:  This position is not connected with Bethesda Christian Association. Compensation will be established through the family.

 

 

Registered Nurses - Kelowna

 

We are recruiting Registered Nurses for 2 of our Group Homes in Kelowna to provide support, care, and Christian ministry to 8 individuals with intellectual disabilities.

 

Responsibilities include:

• assessment and intervention of medical concerns;

• liaison with Doctors and Specialists;

• developing health care plans and protocols;

• addressing the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of each individual;

• overseeing the delegation of health care tasks and procedures;

• providing training to new staff.

 

The applicant must be a Registered Nurse, currently registered with RNABC.  The applicant should also have experience relating to persons with intellectual disabilities, be a positive team player, and display sensitivity towards the individuals' unique needs.  The ability to lift and transfer is essential.

 

Applicants with a sincere desire to support people with disabilities are welcome to apply. Applicants should reference RN #355.

 

 

 

 

 

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