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Support Worker (Summer)

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Seasonal - TBD

We have a number of summer employment opportunities available in Accommodation Services (group homes) in Barrie and Orillia. Students enrolled in a related college or university level program will be considered for these positions. Utilizing the Personal Outcome philosophy, students will provide support services to meet the direct care needs of individuals within our programs. 
Minimum Qualifications:

Students must be enrolled in the Developmental Services Worker, Child & Youth Worker, Social Service Worker programs or university level program in Nursing, Psychology, Sociology or a closely related field;
Must be returning to school in September;
Available to work all shifts, including days, afternoons, evenings, nights, weekends and statutory holidays;
A valid Class G driver's license and reliable transportation is preferred;
A criminal record check and vulnerable sector screening is required.

The hours of work may require that you are available to work afternoons, evenings, days, overnights and weekends. The positions are available from April to September and offer up to full-time hours of employment. 
Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace. We provide a competitive compensation package with support to succeed through our extensive training and development program. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
SUBMIT APPLICATION BY:
4:00 p.m. March 15th, 2021
 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca.
Posting #21-05

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Part-Time Support Worker - Barrie

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

Completed a 2 year Diploma or 3 year Degree at an accredited college or university in the Human Services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year Diploma or 3 year Degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
Must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
4:00pm on March 5, 2021
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - Orillia

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
 Part-time SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

completed a 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in the human services field which includes but is not limited to, DSW, SSW, BASW etc OR a completed 2 year diploma or 3 year degree at an accredited college or university in any field with 2 years full-time work experience directly supporting people; 
must be available to work all shifts which will include days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly;
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
4:00pm on March 5, 2021
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Barrie

Empower Simcoe – Barrie – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Barrie area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
Experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
Must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 59.5 hours biweekly; 
A current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check and pre-employment medical
Valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by: 
4:00pm on March 5, 2021
 
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Part-Time Support Worker - PSW - Orillia

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Part Time - TBD

Now Hiring!! 
Part-time PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKERS for Orillia area

P.S.W. graduates from an accredited educational facility will be considered for employment;
experience working in the social services/health care field is preferred, however, is not required; 
must be available to work all shifts including days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and commit to working up to 60 hours biweekly; 
a current clear criminal record check with a vulnerable sector screening check
valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

You will provide support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in all aspects of daily living in a group home setting. Duties may include support with finances, medical appointments, personal care, household duties, meal preparation, and supporting individuals to make connections within their community.
We offer a competitive compensation package, group insurance benefits which include life insurance, health and dental, participation in a group RRSP plan, paid vacation and paid sick time.
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
 
Please submit your applications by:
4:00pm on March 5, 2021
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca. 
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Support Worker II

Empower Simcoe – Orillia – Ontario

Full Time - TBD

We are presently accepting resumes for 1 full-time Support Worker to work in our Accommodation Program (group homes). This position provides supportive services to meet the direct care needs of individuals in the Accommodations Program in Orillia utilizing the Personal Outcomes philosophy. This is a contract position working up to 37.5 hours/week until September 18, 2021. 
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB INCLUDE:
The successful candidate for this position must be prepared to and will be required to work primarily the awake overnight shift.

D.S.W. diploma or an acceptable educational equivalency (Child & Youth Worker, E.C.E., S.S.W., Nursing, Psychology, etc.) as determined by the employer is required;
A minimum of six months recent work experience providing support for individuals with an intellectual disability is required;
Proven ability to work as part of a team and/or independently;
Current valid certificates and a demonstrated proficiency in First Aid, C.P.R., N.V.C.I. and medication dispensing or successful completion of a recognized pharmacology course is preferred;
Excellent communication skills including listening and interpersonal skills;
Good computer skills in Microsoft office products and experience with databases is required;
Understanding of the Agency's principles and demonstrated ability in supporting individuals to meet their personal support outcomes is essential;
Ability to work weekends, holidays as well as shifts other than the awake overnight shift when scheduled;
A valid Class "G" driver's license and own reliable transportation is required. 

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace. We provide a competitive compensation package including group insurance benefits, vacation, paid sick time with support to succeed through our extensive training and development program. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees. 
Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.
Submit application by: 
External 4:00 p.m. March 10, 2021
We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext. 2255 or rjacobs@empowersimcoe.ca.
Posting #21-09

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