STOP. LOOK. LISTEN. LUCKY YOU.
If 95% of what we learn comes from our eyes and ears, imagine what it must be like to be deafblind.
PART TIME RELIEF INTERVENOR POSITIONS AVAILABLE IN LONDON AREA.
Founded in 1989, DeafBlind Ontario Services is a not-for-profit organization that helps individuals who are deafblind increase their independence and improve their quality of life through specialized services. With residential locations and community services programs across the province, their services extend into a wide range of communities in Ontario.
Hours: Availability must meet the needs of DeafBlind Ontario Services’ clients; typically, evenings, overnights and weekends.
An Intervenor facilitates access to environmental information that is usually gained through vision and hearing for clients living with deafblindness. The Intervenor will assist clients to gather information, learn concepts and skills, develop communication and language, and establish relationships that lead to greater independence. By building a bond of trust, Intervenors use communication and active engagement that opens new doors of opportunity for individuals who are deafblind. This enables them to interact with the world around them and achieve as much independence as possible, to enjoy ad embrace life’s journey.
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DeafBlind Ontario Services is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity and invites applications from Women, Aboriginal People, Persons with Disabilities and Visible Minorities. To receive this job posting in an alternative format or if you require accommodation measures for the selection process, please notify the Human Resources Generalist - West Region.
Please note that only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
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Job Types: Part-time, Casual, Permanent