Worker Profiles

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Most of my skills are transferable and I use a lot of common sense. I stay grounded in practicalities so that my clients can rely on me. Basically I share normal everyday life with a variety of people who need help to do regular things. I do use a lot of ingenuity in conquering challenges.
Location:
Victoria, Southern Vancouver Island (area 1)
Sector Job:
Community Support Worker
My work is challenging, demanding, rewarding, and heartwarming.
Location:
West Kootenay (Area 9)
Sector Job:
Early Childhood Educator
I am a support worker for children that need extra assistance for many reasons including physical, emotional and cognitive delays.
Location:
West Kootenay (Area 9)
Sector Job:
Early Childhood Educator
I work with self advocates throughout Williams Lake and 100 Mile House
Location:
Cariboo (area 6)
Sector Job:
Community Support Worker
I describe my work as being a caretaker. It is about forgetting my own problems and being ready to care for someone with love.
Location:
Vancouver and Lower Mainland (area 3)
Sector Job:
Other
I support up to 16 women who are experiencing all different types of situations and crisis due to poverty, violence and abuse, addiction, mental health and homelessness. I clean, prepare and serve food, assist and support however I am able -- and laugh!!
Location:
Nanaimo, Northern Vancouver Island, Sunshine Coast (area 2)
Sector Job:
Community Support Worker
Working the front line in the single room occupancy BC housing hotels in the Vancouver downtown east side. Making sure that the tenants are safe and also the hotel.
Location:
Vancouver and Lower Mainland (area 3)
Sector Job:
Community Support Worker
I teach my guys to learn all the skills necessary to work i.e. time management, conflict resolution, workplace safety dealing with difficult people.
Location:
Vancouver and Lower Mainland (area 3)
Sector Job:
Community Living Services
I teach my guys to learn all the skills necessary to work, such as time management, conflict resolution, workplace safety, and dealing with difficult people
Location:
Vancouver and Lower Mainland (area 3)
Sector Job:
Community Living Services
It's incredibly rewarding work where I get to help women and children from many walks of life find a safe place to stay while fleeing violence.
Location:
Fraser Valley (area 4)
Sector Job:
Transition House Worker

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