Direct Support Professional

Christian Horizons (CA) - St. Catharines, ON (30+ days ago)

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Are you an enthusiastic person who wants to make a meaningful impact in someone’s life and their community? At Christian Horizons we Value People, Foster Belonging, Respect Gifts and Serve Others. Learn more about Christian Horizons: https://www.christian-horizons.org/who-we-are/values

Temporary Direct Support Professionals

Full-Time and Part-Time

Direct Support Professional employees build communities that value the contributions of people who experience developmental disabilities. They assist with activities of daily living, working collaboratively with families, advocates, friends, and community partners in order to promote full citizenship and enhance relationships. Recognizing people’s right to self-determination, and valuing their unique gifts while encouraging continuous growth and development is only a part of what makes this a rewarding career.

Watch this inspiring video capturing what it means to work for Christian Horizons: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wPsgxzt4wQ

Why Should You Apply?

· Competitive Wages

· Comprehensive Benefits Package for Full-Time and Part-Time positions

· Career Development and Training Opportunities

· Flexible Schedules and Various Locations

· Employee Discounts

Requirements:

· Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Police Check;

· Satisfactory 3-year Uncertified Driver’s Abstract;

· Valid G Driving License and access to reliable transportation

Preferred:

· 3-6 Months’ Experience; (Volunteer or Employment)

· Developmental Services Worker, Child and Youth Worker, or post-secondary education in a related field

Apply Online: https://www.christian-horizons.org/careers

All persons may apply regardless of religion or any Human Rights Code protected grounds. 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.

We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Shifts may include days, afternoons, evening, weekends and occasional overnights

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Temporary, Permanent

Salary: $19.15-$23.06 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
Please visit www.christian-horizons.org to review our response to COVID-19.

Experience:

  • Direct Support Professional: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Licence:

  • Ontario G Class (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No