Job Title:

Group Home Worker

Company:

LutherCare Communities

Location:

Saskatoon , SK

Job Reference:

LCC659

Closing Date:

January 11, 2022


The Organization:

LutherCare Communities is a leading provider of senior living communities and supportive healthcare services for over 65 years. LutherCare’s 600 employees provide caring services to more than 1,200 residents and clients in locations around Saskatchewan. Services include long-term nursing care, community day programs for adults, seniors’ housing, home support, intermediate care homes, group living homes and subsidized family housing.  These services are fully accredited showing our commitment to provide excellence in care, shelter and support.

In Saskatoon, we own and operate group homes that support physically and cognitively challenged adults.

The Position:

In support of the Vision, Mission and Values of LutherCare Communities, we are seeking a Community Service Worker to join our Group Home team. Applicants will be responsible for the personal care and safety of clients and for the implementation of individual lifestyle plans.

Duties and Responsibilities of Group Home Workers include three main areas:

  • Resident Care – Includes assistance of personal hygiene (bathing, toileting, dressing, eating etc.)
  • Resident Programming – Includes the facilitation of resident daily living activities and participation in the community.
  • Home Maintenance – Includes housekeeping, laundry and the preparation of meals and snacks

Wage: This position starts at $16.17 per hour.

The Applicants:

Applicants would typically qualify for this position through the completion of a grade 12 education with previous experience working with developmentally challenged adults in a residential setting.  A Disability Support Worker (Rehabilitation Worker) course, Special Care Aide course or equivalent education is preferred.  Sign language is desirable. The incumbent must complete Basic Skills Training as provided by LCC. Applicants must be available to work shifts that include days, evenings, nights, and weekends. Applicants must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to interpret, read, write and speak English fluently.

Requirements: Applicants must hold a valid class 5 driver's license and have a vehicle they would be willing and able to use for work purposes.

We believe in the power of diversity and we're dedicated to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment at LutherCare Communities. We ensure equal opportunity for all applicants and encourage people of all visible minorities and those of any religion, sex, age, ability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression to apply.

COVID-19:

LutherCare Communities has implemented a corporate COVID-19 Vaccination requirement policy. Effective November 15th, 2021, all individuals entering a LutherCare Communities site will need to present proof of being fully vaccinated (both doses), or present a negative COVID-19 test result at their own cost. Applicants who are called for an in-person interview will be subject to this policy.

Please note: the information above is for information purposes and we are not asking you to disclose your vaccination status at this time.

Applicants must provide a criminal background check including the vulnerable sector search prior to employment.

LutherCare Communities wishes to thank all applicants for their interest in this position, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

TO APPLY:

Applications will only be considered when submitted electronically by applying at: https://luthercare.scouterecruit.net/jobs/LCC659-group-home-worker

A Safe and Caring Continuum of Living™ for all.





Quote Job Reference: LCC659

Posted 2022-01-10








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