Full Time Direct Support Professional – Resource Centre (internal)

Closing Date: August 20, 2019
Salary Range: $19.22 - $21.54 per hour depending on experience and education


E3 Community Services Inc. is a multi-service agency offering a broad array of supports for children, and adults with developmental disabilities. The agency also provides programs to the broader community such as Day Care and EarlyON, as well as services such as ReUse Centre and Oasis by the Bay Vacation Suites.

Come join us today and see what a difference you can make in the lives of others!

We are looking for a passionate Direct Support Professional to assist individuals with developmental disabilities to find a satisfying and purposeful place in their community. In this role, you will provide supervision and support, as needed, in order to foster community inclusion, assist with activities of daily living, promote the implementation of person-centred (directed) plans, and assist with aspects of personal care. You will be responsible for planning and running our RISE activities as well as community based, in house activities.

Full time position in our Resource Centre available NOW!

Schedules for this position include a rotation of days, evenings and alternating weekends. You will work 40 hours per week.

Shifts will include statutory holidays as needed.

Are you who we are looking for?

Ideal candidates have a keen interest in working with developmentally disabled individuals combined with education and experience in Developmental Services or a related field.   A Human Service Diploma (DSW, SSW) or equivalent is a preferred qualification, as are First Aid/CPR and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention certifications, a valid Ontario Driver’s License and reliable transportation.  French language proficiency (speaking and reading) would be an asset.

We offer a competitive compensation package including:

  •  Health, dental, life and accident benefits for employees who work 30+ hours/week
  •  RRSP plan for part time and full time staff
  •  Employee Assistance Program
  •  Generous Time Away From Work Policies (i.e. vacation)

Accommodation will be provided in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

E3 is committed to supporting a culture of diversity and inclusiveness across the organization. We believe in equal opportunity and it is our priority to ensure a barrier-free recruitment and selection process. If you are contacted for a position, please notify Human Resources of any accommodation needs you may have during the selection process. Information received regarding the accommodation needs of applicants will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all respondents for their applications but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Internal applicants : Please forward your Form of Interest to : recruitment@e3.ca