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  • Casual
  • Stellarton,NS
  • Salary Range: $$18.65 hourly - $18.97 hourly after probation period; $1.75 per hour shift and weekend premiums; 4% vacation plus 5% in lieu of other benefits

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Riverview Home Corporation

Client Services – Casual Resident Counselor


Riverview Home Corporation is a non-profit corporation providing care and support to individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities, as well as long term mental illness. Riverview Home Corporation is seeking Casual Resident Counselors.


Position Scope:

Resident Counselors provide holistic care for the physical, mental, and spiritual health of the residents. As a member of an interdisciplinary team, provides resident care in their specific living environment in accordance with the Mission, Vision and Values of Riverview Home Corporation.



  • Grade 12 is required. Human Services Diploma is preferred.
  • Core Competencies such as Standard CPR/First Aid, Mandt, Non Aversive Behavior Management, Medication Awareness, Fire and Life Safety, Individual Program Planning, Basic Principles of Personal Care are considered assets.
  • Experience with persons who have intellectual disabilities, severe and persistent mental illness, and past work experience in residential settings would be an asset.
  • Valid Driver’s License


Additional Requirements:

  • Prospective employees need to be flexible and able to work days, evenings, weekends, nights and holidays.
  • Must be able to demonstrate reliability and punctuality.
  • Able to work independently and as a part of a team.
  • Demonstrate strong organizational and judgment skills.
  • Lift and transferring residents is an expectation of this position.
  • Assist residents in such areas as communication, life skills, personal care, positive strategies in expressing emotions, program planning, goal setting and community access.



Salary Information:

  • $18.65 hourly – $18.97 hourly after probation period
  • $1.75 per hour shift and weekend premiums
  • 4% vacation plus 5% in lieu of other benefits


Only those candidates to be considered will be notified. Training will be provided for the successful candidates.


Please direct applications that include a resume with cover letter to:

Human Resources Riverview Home Corporation

24 Riverview Lane

Stellarton, Nova Scotia


Fax – 902-755-3207

How To Apply:

Email, Fax or in person

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