Careers at KW Habilitation

KW Habilitation is a local not-for-profit organization that provides a wide range of individualized services and supports to children with any special need and adults with developmental disabilities. We support individuals to live a fulfilling life which is fostered through preschool and early learning supports, respite services, residential services, community participation and employment supports. Our Vision Statement guides our work: “A community where everyone belongs and participates”

JOB OPPORTUNITY:
FULL-TIME: DIRECT SUPPORT WORKER
LOCATION: Eby, Kitchener, ON

We are looking for an experienced Direct Support Worker to join our team and support people in their community. Specific duties for this role include: providing respectful and supportive care, promoting people’s skills and abilities, providing the opportunity and education for growth and development, honouring personal choice and informed decision making, and implementing individualized plans with attainable outcomes. Successful applicants will demonstrate a strong commitment to person-centred support and the vision of KW Habilitation.

Requirements:

Schedule: Tuesday to Friday 4:30pm-11:30pm, every other weekend 10am-8pm, 38 hours per week. Some flexibility required.

Applicants must apply in writing submitting a résumé and cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications and reason for interest in this position by Monday, April 12, 2021.

KW Habilitation
ATTN: Terry Mayou, Manager of Inclusive Living
99 Ottawa Street South
Kitchener, ON  N2G 3S8

Job ID: 2141283

To Apply Online Please Visit Our Job Application Page HERE

KW Habilitation is committed to developing an inclusive, barrier-free selection process and work environment. We seek to provide accessibility 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.
                                                                  We thank all applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.