Seasonal Direct Support Professional (Summer)
SEASONAL DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL
(35 hours per week for 16 weeks)
THE LINK COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION SUPPORTS, WINDSOR
Seasonal Direct Support Professionals assist people with developmental disabilities to find a satisfying and purposeful place in their community by enhancing their quality of life and promoting personal growth. Direct Support Professionals foster community inclusion, assist with activities of daily living, promote the implementation of person-centered plans, and may also assist with aspects of personal care.
Requirements: Ideal candidates have education and experience in Developmental Services or a related field. Computer literacy and a commitment to a respectful and person-centered approach are essential assets. Shift work including evenings and weekends will be part of the working schedule. First Aid/CPR and Safe Management certifications are required or must be obtained during orientation training.
Christian Horizons seeks to hire a workforce that represents the diversity of the communities where we serve. We are committed to promoting communities of belonging where Black, Indigenous, and People of Colour feel valued, respected, represented, and heard. We encourage applications from qualified candidates from members of groups with historical or current barriers to equity. We seek to provide accessibility through all stages of the hiring process for all applicants with disabilities consistent with our Accessibility Policies and the AODA. Please let us know if you require an accommodation and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs.
The Seasonal Student Direct Support Professional position is conditional upon the approval of funding from Service Canada.
We thank all applicants; however, only those qualifying for an interview will be contacted
Please visit our web site at www.christian-horizons.org
Contract length: 16 weeks
Deadline: April 18, 2021
Job Types: Full-time, Temporary, Contract
Salary: $15.31 per hour
Screening protocols in place at all locations, all required PPE provided.