|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Griffin Centre||Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-05-15||2019-05-27|
At Griffin Centre: Everybody Counts! At Griffin Centre, we assist over 8,500 people each year to recognize their strengths, achieve their goals and improve their lives. Griffin Centre promotes positive change for vulnerable youth and adults with developmental disabilities and/or mental health challenges and their families. We are dedicated to delivering innovative services and developing creative partnerships that enhance lives and communities.
We offer: Competitive salaries, supplemental health benefits, pension plan, paid vacation and sick days and most of all, a chance to make a difference in the lives of vulnerable youth and adults.
Griffin Centre is currently hiring full-time Transitional Support Workers for the Griffin Community Support Network (GCSN).
The Griffin Community Support Network acts as the “front-door” for crisis services for adults (16+) living with a developmental disability or dual diagnosis in the City of Toronto. Through a collaborative network of formalized partnerships with cross-sector service providers, the GCSN provides time-limited crisis and transitional supports including case management, and access to generic & specialized services including short term day programming and residential safe beds. The GCSN also works collaboratively with DSO-Toronto Region to provide “Urgent Response” supports to individuals and families as outlined under the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services “Policy Directive 6.0 for Application Entities - Individuals in Urgent Need of Support”.
The Transitional Support Worker (TSW) as part of the GCSN team is responsible to support individuals and families who are encountering a range of crisis situations, often have complex needs and whom may need access to more immediate time-limited services. Staff are required to do community outreach that requires rotating shifts and after hours support as part of the on-call services the GCSN offers to the community. Preference will be given to individuals who have experience working with diverse individuals, families and communities. The Transitional Support Worker role is evolving and the requirements of the position may change over time.
The major position responsibilities include:
The position requires the individual to work some evenings, as well as provide weekend, statutory holiday, and after hours on-call support on a rotational basis.
We are interested in candidates with the following qualifications:
If you have the above qualifications and are ready to make a difference, please email your cover letter and resume to email@example.com, by May 27, 2019. In your application, please indicate your salary expectations and quote file # 25-19.
Griffin Centre offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in our recruitment processes. If you are contacted by Griffin Centre regarding a job opportunity, please advise if you require any accommodation in the recruitment process.
We thank everyone for their interest but will only contact candidates selected for an interview.
GRIFFIN CENTRE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
WE VALUE DIVERSITY AND WELCOME APPLICANTS FROM ALL CULTURES, ABILITIES, AND SEXUAL AND GENDER IDENTITIES.