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Part Time Residential Support Worker

CompanyYWCA Hamilton
Date PostedMay 24, 2018
Closing DateJun 21, 2018
Position isPart-Time Regular
Wage$ 20.54 per hour
Hours per Week15

Job Description:

YWCA Hamilton is dedicated to strengthening women’s and girl’s voices, broadening their choices, building dynamic leadership and providing essential services that promote safe, inclusive and equitable communities

We offer a stimulating and challenging environment that values the diversity of individuals and ideas.

  • Opportunity for professional development and growth
  • Staff Fitness and Aquatic membership
  • Staff discounts for childcare and recreation


This employee will work in an assigned primary 24-hour group living residence for adults with a developmental disability: who may also have a mental health diagnosis, challenging behaviours and/or complex medical needs. They will provide delivery of direct support services to all residents within the home, and ensure the physical and emotional wellbeing and safety/security of all individuals within the residence in alignment with YWCA Hamilton’s Mission and Vision Statements.

Work Site Location

Work Site is Bus Accessible


  • Must have minimum college diploma in Social Service Worker (SSW), Developmental Service Worker (DSW), Community Service Worker (CSW), Personal Support Worker (PSW), or currently enrolled
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ work experience in a residential group living setting
  • Current Emergency First Aid / CPR Certification or willingness to obtain at own cost
  • Current Non Violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Training, Fire Safety, ISP Training an asset
  • Ability to work indepe

    Education Required


    How to Apply

    Send Resume and Cover Letter to jobs@ywcahamilton.org.

    As part of YWCA Hamilton’s commitment to Access and Equity, we strive to represent the diverse communities that we serve.  Individuals who are First Nations, Métis, immigrant, refugee, lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender; and individuals with disAbilities and from racialized communities are encouraged to apply.


    Job Reference Number 2-HLP-2018

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