Life Skills Support Worker – Overnight Awake Shift

May 13, 2022

The Life Skills Support Worker (Overnight) at Adeara is responsible for the overnight supervision of the residents under the direction of the Facility/Support Lead. The Life Skills Support Worker is expected to complete responsibilities in a manner that is appropriate and in agreement with the Mission, Vision, Value Statements and Philosophy of Adeara.

Two job openings: Sat/Sun overnights (11pm – 8am) and Mon/Tues overnights (11pm-8am)

Overnight premium added to hourly wage. Please include a cover letter with your resume to be considered for the job. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.


  • Oversee residents with guidelines from management
  • Awareness of and implementation of resident program guidelines
  • Adhere to and facilitate daily schedule for residents
  • Complete administrative duties and procedures according to Adeara standards
  • Exhibit courtesy and confidentiality


  • This shift requires the worker to remain awake during the overnight period. Employee must be available and accessible to the residents during scheduled shift.
  • Accurate documentation in a Client Management System
  • Be familiar and able to uphold facility guidelines and resident behaviour standards
  • Support residents with Life Skills; develop, document progress and outcomes
  • Properly assist residents during their scheduled medication time, and accurately document actions in medication records.
  • Promote good relations between residents and management, counsellors, facilitators, volunteers and other residents
  • Be responsible to properly secure the building and monitor security cameras
  • Attend and participate in bi-monthly staff meetings
  • Complete all required training and certifications
  • Assist the Support/Facility Lead in maintaining a safe, clean, well-organized, and fully functional environment for residents


  • Diploma or degree in a human service field or an Addictions Certificate
  • Or, two years related experience in addiction recovery work or actively enrolled in a related educational program
  • Recovery/Addiction experience and/or training is an asset
  • Ability to work independently with minimum supervision; able to work as team
  • A recent completed (within 6 months) Criminal Record Check (with Vulnerable Sector Search) and Child Intervention

Record check will be required.


  • Energetic; adaptable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills; Team player
  • Teachable & Trustworthy
  • Compassionate and firm (Skilled at dealing with crisis management)
  • Aligns with Christian values

Job Types: Part-time, Seasonal

Part-time hours: 18 per week

Salary: $19.00 per hour

Schedule: Night shift, Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations: Covid-19 Protocols are in place for staff, residents, volunteers and visitors.

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