|Job Title:||Eating Disorders Worker|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$21.85 - $23.69 per hour|
|Hours:||2400-0800 Wednesday and Thursdays, with additional shifts as required, with various hours|
Within the context of a resident and family centered care model and in accordance with established vision and values of the organization, works within a multidisciplinary residential mental health team on weekends and night up-shifts to monitor, observe, and document resident’s behaviours, recognize unanticipated and emergent behaviours, report significant behaviours, and make crisis interventions as required. Sits with residents; promotes independence for residents; assists with food preparation and shares meals with residents; provides support and establishes and maintains relationships based on respect with resident, their family, and their personal networks; and administers medications according to established procedures. Creates, checks, and maintains resident charts and maintains a safe, clean, and supportive environment for residents and the team. Performs a variety of clerical duties such as answering phones, maintaining files, and opening and sorting mail. Engages in on-going team planning and quality improvement activities.
Education & Experience
Knowledge & Abilities
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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