Direct Support Professional (Developmental Service Worker)

EMPLOYER: Christian Horizons

JOB DESCRIPTION:


Calling all change-makers, advocates, innovators, and allies!

 

We value diversity and hire Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) from all backgrounds.

At Christian Horizons, we value people, foster belonging, respect gifts and serve others.

We are hiring for the following positions:

 

FULL-TIME DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS

40 hours/week: shifts consist of a rotation of days, evenings & alternating weekends (Sat & Sun)

For our Community Residential Homes (Ottawa & Surrounding Area)

 

PART-TIME DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS

16-34 hours/week: shifts consist of a rotation of days, evenings & alternating weekends (Sat & Sun)

For our Community Residential Homes (Ottawa & Surrounding Area)

 

PART-TIME OVERNIGHT (NIGHT-AWAKE) DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS

16-34 hour/week: Shifts are either shifts include either 9pm-7am, 10pm-8am or 11pm-9am overnight shifts. May be scheduled any day (Mon-Sun)

For our Community Residential Homes (Ottawa & Surrounding Area)

 

Direct Support Professional (DSP) employees work with people who experience developmental disabilities as they live in their homes and communities. This position assists people in their daily life, working with them and their connections to ensure that they can live fully in the community. Direct Support Professionals recognize people's rights to direct their life, understanding that each person has unique gifts and needs, and they support people to learn skills for their own growth and development.

Watch this inspiring video capturing what it means to work for Christian Horizons 

 

Why Should You Apply?

• Flexible schedules and various locations

• Employee Assistance Plan, comprehensive benefits package for full-time and part-time

• Tuition reimbursement, career development and training opportunities

• Competitive wages

 

Requirements:

• Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Police Check

• Confirmation of COVID vaccination

• 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 by sending your C.V to: eastjobs@christian-horizons.org


START DATE: Immediate


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