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Family Network for Deaf Children 
Deaf Youth Today (our Summer & Teen Leadership Program)

PO Box 50075, South Slope RPO
Burnaby, B.C. V5J 5G3
Cell: 604-684-1860

 

fndc@fndc.ca     dyt@fndc.ca

DYT Personal Support Workers (PSWs)

LOCATIONS: Various Location in Lower Mainland and/or at Hornby Island - Tribune Bay Outdoor Education Centre

 

POSITION STATUS: Seasonal Contract

 

TERMS: Temporary Part-Time: Casual 

 

SHIFT: Monday to Friday, with varying shifts and occasionally on weekends. 

NATURE & SCOPE: If you want to work with kids we are looking for you! DYT Personal Support Workers enjoys facilitating activities and games for children ages 5 to 12 in a fun, fast paced enviroment. 

 

What we are looking for ​

  • Positive Attitude - we can make any situation better

  • Passion - we are passionate about delivering the best experience to our campers

  • Motivated - teams work better than individuals

  • Flexible - if you don't bend, you'll break

  • Energetic - need to keep up with the kids

  • Calm - cool and collected

 

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate opportunities for campers with additional need to develop peer friendships and staff engagement. 

  • Engage and build relationships with campers

  • Ensure all campers are safe and supervised

  • Follow all DYT policies and procedures
     

Qualifications

  • Current Standard First Aid certificate and CPR-C & AED required

Additional Qualifications ​(assets)

  • Specialized skills in

    • G-tube care and feeding​

    • Personal care and toileting

    • Positive Behaviour Support 

    • Deafblind Intervenor

    • Medication administration

    • Transferring and assisting children/youth to and from wheelchairs, seats, etc.