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.
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.