Volunteer Opportunities

Camphill Communities Ontario has many interesting volunteer opportunities. If you are interested in volunteering at Camphill, please fill in this application form and forward to info@camphill.on.ca – Thank you for your support in this way.

Career Opportunities

Camphill Communities Ontario (CCO) is part of an international organization that creates vibrant communities supporting people with developmental disabilities in residential and day programs. In Camphill, everyone contributes to and benefits from the life of the community. Caring for each other and environmental stewardship are basic responsibilities, along with meaningful work enabling learning, the results of which produce beautiful crafts, agricultural products, cultural events and a sense of belonging and inclusion. CCO has locations in downtown Barrie, and just outside of Angus. From time to time we seek direct support staff who would value the opportunity to work in this unique organization.

Casual/Part Time Coworkers – Direct Support

Various shifts including weekends, overnights, days, afternoons, evenings and statutory holidays.

Required Competencies

Demonstrated abilities in the following: cooperatively in a team environment; initiative; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; advocate for and foster independence in others; a willingness to learn with and from people with disabilities; openness to learning and participating in the day programs (pottery, garden, land, woodshop, weaving, art and mosaics).

Minimum Qualifications

Diploma in Social Services (DSW, SSW) or equivalent in Human Services. Comparable combination of education and experience will be considered.

Recent work experience, demonstrated maturity and enthusiasm in supporting individuals with special needs Current CPR, NVCI, First Aid, Medication Administration trainings Current Criminal Reference Check (Vulnerable Sector) required Valid Ontario Driver’s license required.

Submit Your Application

Regardless of whether we are hiring at any given time, your resumé will be kept on file for six months.

Camphill supports diversity, equity and a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. Camphill is committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and workplace. If you are contacted to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise the interview coordinator of any accommodations needed with respect to any materials or processes used to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.

No phone calls please. We thank all applicants, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please submit a resumé and cover letter to:

Emily Alward, Human Resources
Camphill Communities Ontario
7841 4th Line, Angus, ON L0M 1B1
Fax: 705.424.1854
Email: emilyalward@camphill.on.ca