Seasonal Direct Support Professional - Christian Horizons

Job Details

Seasonal Direct Support Professional

Ottawa (en)
  • Rate of Pay Amount / Range Rate of Pay Amount / Range: $19.92 - $22.44
  • City City: Ottawa
  • Rate of Pay Rate of Pay: Hourly
  • Positions Available Positions Available: 5
  • Type Type: Full Time
  • Duration Duration: Seasonal
  • Avg. Hours/Week Avg. Hours/Week: 16-40
  • Schedule Schedule: Days, Nights, Evenings, Weekends, Shift
  • Education Education: High School, College

Are you an enthusiastic person who wants to make a meaningful impact in your 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

We are hiring for the following positions:

FULL-TIME DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS

  • 40 hours/week: shifts consist of a rotation of days, evenings, occasional overnights & 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, occasional overnights & alternating weekends (Sat & Sun)
  • For our Community Residential Homes (Ottawa & Surrounding Area)

What will you do:

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
  • Career Development and Training Opportunities
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Employee Discounts

Requirements:

  • Satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Police Check
  • Satisfactory 3-year Uncertified Driver’s Abstract
  • Valid G Driving License and access to reliable transportation
  • Documentation of COVID-19 vaccination

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

For inquiries about the above posting, feel free to reach out to Matt Robberstad, Recruitment & Employee Relations Specialist at mrobberstad@christian-horizons.org.

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

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.

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Christian Horizons