Northern Health

British Columbia

Lifeskills Support Worker - Terrace (Casual)

Open Until Filled
$21.13 - $22.92
Terrace, British Columbia
Entry Level, Early Career

Position Summary

Under the direction of the Mental Health & Addiction Residential & Recovery Coordinator, the Lifeskills Support Worker provides support for individuals with serious mental illness in a residential setting to effectively enter and participate in rehabilitation; specifically education, employment, leisure and personal life. The Lifeskills Support Worker is expected to engage the individual and family as people with full competence and as full collaborators in service planning, delivery, and evaluation.

Qualifications

  • Completion of a Resident Care Attendant Program Certificate and a Community Mental Health Worker Course plus three (3) years' experience working with clients with a mental illness or an equivalent combination of education, training or experience.
  • Food Safe Course.
  • Valid First Aide Certificate and CPR.
  • Class 5 BC Driver's License.

TERRACE COMMUNITY

The thriving community of Terrace is Northern living at its best. Snow-capped mountains, and pristine glacier-fed rivers, lakes and streams all add to the beauty of this community. Anglers come to Terrace to challenge the steelhead and spring salmon of the Skeena River. The main industries in Terrace are communications, transportation and resource product trade. Terrace offers affordable housing and natural splendour that supports a balanced lifestyle.

How to Apply