|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Autism Ontario||Parental Leave Coverage - Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-09-11||2019-09-27|
Autism Ontario is a charitable organization founded in 1973 and is a strong voice for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Ontario has Chapters serving almost every corner of the province. Each Chapter is run by dedicated volunteers and local Chapter Leadership Councils. These volunteers organize and support parent to parent contact, provide official SEAC representation for ASD to boards of education, camps and public awareness forums. We pride ourselves on our mission to ensure that each individual with ASD is provided the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society. We are constantly evolving in order to improve the lives of the people we support
Title: Intake Specialist – Maternity Leave Position
Salary: $58,000 - $63,000 per year
Hours: 37.5 hours per week including some evenings and weekends
Location: Autism Ontario Provincial Office - Toronto (Liberty Village)
Contract term: 1 year, October 2019 – October 2020
During a time of transition and significant program changes, parents/caregivers will require support to understand their options in the new Ontario Autism Program (OAP), and their changed role as system navigators and employers. Autism Ontario will play a key role in offering direct support to families who are accessing or interested in accessing the new program through workshops, training sessions, and individualized support. The focus of these family supports will be on providing information about and orientation to the OAP. This position is dynamic in nature and will require leaders who demonstrate creativity and are collaborative, solution focused, and flexible.
Intake Specialist Objectives:
Reporting to the Community Events and Resources Manager, the Intake Specialist is responsible for the ongoing oversight of Autism Ontario’s Service Navigation intake process. As a member of Autism Ontario’s leadership team, the intake specialist will participate in, and contribute to, the development, implementation, operation and evaluation of the service navigation program. They will use their experience and expertise in the principles of social justice, equity, inclusion and cultural competency to ensure that a person directed philosophy and approach is maintained, enhanced and integrated into the development, provision and support of Autism Ontario’s programs and services.
The intake specialist will meet weekly with the service navigation supervisor to discuss the status of the intake process with a focus on identifying coaching, training needs, and development to ensure a high functioning, effective intake process.
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter identifying “Intake Specialist” in the subject line to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, September 27, 2019. We thank everyone for their interest in this position; however, only those candidates invited to interview with us will be contacted.
Autism Ontario is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status or any other legally protected factors.
Autism Ontario is committed to providing a barrier-free work environment in concert with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. As such, Autism Ontario will make accommodations available to applicants with disabilities upon request during the hiring process.