Careers

Inspiring Possibilities

With respect, integrity and a deep commitment, Community Living Huntsville’s mission is to provide supports and advocacy for individuals with developmental disabilities in order that each may grow to be the decision makers in their own lives at home, school, work and within the communities of North Muskoka.

Join our Team!

We are currently recruiting for the following positions –

  • Casual Relief Workers

Community Living Huntsville provides a wide range of supports and services to over 180 people and their families in North Muskoka. Community Living Huntsville offers competitive wages, staff training and opportunities to improve work-related skills. Candidates for employment must be mature and caring people. You must also demonstrate sound judgment and communicate with sensitivity and respect.

We currently employ approximately 80 staff in full time, part time and casual relief positions. Each of our ‘Direct Support Professionals’ works diligently to support individuals in achieving their full potential by facilitating relationships, skills and roles which promote people’s participation as valued members in our community.

We are currently hiring. Please see “Job Postings” on the right hand column of this page.

Persons with disabilities who need accommodation in the application process, or those needing job postings in an alternative format, please contact accordingly below.

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If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of the people who are supported by Community Living Huntsville, and you are interested in a challenging and rewarding career, please send your resumé and covering letter to:

Human Resources
Community Living Huntsville
99 West Rd
Huntsville, ON
P1H1M1

Fax to: 705.789.0752
or email to: careers@clhuntsville.ca

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Community Living Huntsville typically promotes from within for our part time and full time Direct Support Professional positions. As such, the typical progression of employment begins as a casual relief staff. 

Please carefully review the points outlined in the “Qualifications” and “Core Competencies” below. These points highlight what is required of prospective employees and staff who are employed at Community Living Huntsville:

Qualifications

  • Related work experience in the Developmental/Social Services field;
  • A Diploma/Certificate in Developmental/Social Services field (not required for Casual Relief staff, but is required to pursue Part Time and Full Time positions within the agency).
  • Knowledge of community resources;
  • Specialized training (where required by location i.e. G-Tube);
  • A current Police Reference Check which includes a Vulnerable Sector Screening.
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license; access to a vehicle and willingness and ability to transport people

Core Competencies

  • Flexibility
  • Self Control
  • Service Orientation
  • Values and Ethics
  • Advocating
  • Collaboration
  • Creative Problem Solving
  • Decision Making
  • Fostering Independence in Others
  • Initiative Interpersonal Relations
  • Respect
  • Resilience

Please note the following essential components of the role of the Direct Support Professional – Casual Relief

  • Knowledge and commitment to the principals of inclusion
  • Clear criminal record and vulnerable sector screen.
  • Valid driver’s license, own reliable transportation and a willingness and commitment to transport individuals
  • Current valid certificates in Non Violent Crisis Intervention or other Ministry of Community and Social Services (MCSS) approved training on Crisis Prevention and use of physical restraint.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Computer proficiency
  • Free from communicable diseases
  • Physical ability to support people (some with limited mobility) in all aspects of daily living including providing personal care and support in a wide range of community settings
  • Ability, availability and commitment to work a variety of shifts that include days, evenings, nights and weekends.

Community Living Huntsville is an equal opportunity Employer and values and encourages diversity among staff members.

We thank everyone for their interest in Community Living Huntsville. However, please note that only those applicants selected for an interview are contacted.

 

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Job Postings

We are currently hiring for Supervisor and Casual Relief Positions.

Supervisor Position. Click on link for more details:
Supervisor Job Posting October 2017

Casual Relief Positions, Click on link for more details:

Casual Relief Position

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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