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File No: OP-18-20-Permanent Casual Residential Counsellor(s)Up to 10

The Residential Counsellor provides support for and advocates on behalf of clients to meet their physical, psychological and social needs. They advise and assist Community Support Workers and other staff members under the direction of the Community Residence Supervisor and act as primary counsellor for specific clients. They assist and actively participate in the planning and implementation of residential programs as part of a multi-disciplinary team

-Provides direct care for clients through a variety of duties
-Assists in the planning and implementation of clients programs and related duties
-Performs organizational and administrative duties
-Perform other duties as assigned

For the complete position description contact Human Resources at careers@ongwanada.com

-Graduate of a Community College or University in a related field, i.e. Developmental Service Worker(DSW), Behavioural Science Technologist (BST.),BA Psychology, Registered Nurse, or equivalent
-Current certificates in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), First Aid and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training
-Successful completion of an Ongwanada recognized pharmacology course
-A valid class G driving license with full driving privilege, and successful completion of an Ongwanada recognized Defensive Driving Course
-Excellent interpersonal skills, good oral and written communication skills combined with sound judgment
-Ability to meet the physical demands of the job and to work shifts

Les candidats bilingues sont fortement encouragés à soumettre leur candidature.

Please submit a Resume and Cover Letter quoting file number by the noted closing date to:

Human Resources Generalist- Human Resources
191 Portsmouth Avenue
Kingston, ON K7M 8A6
Fax (613) 548-8135
Email: careers@ongwanada.com
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Date Posted: March 14, 2018.
Closing Date: March 21, 2018.
Dates of Vacancy: April 9, 2018.
Hours of Work: 80 hours bi-weekly
Wage: Ongwanada offers a competitive benefit package. The salary will commensurate with experience.

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Closing Date: March 19, 2018.
Dates of Vacancy: April 3, 2018.
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