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Job Number:  40870
Direct Care Worker
Job Posted: Friday, 5 January 2018
Closing Date: Sunday, 4 February 2018
(43 days ago)
MukiBaum Accessibility Centre
Region: Toronto Metro area Type: Part time
Location: Dufferin & Steeles area Salary: $14 per hour

The MukiBaum Accessibility Centre is currently looking for new members of our team who are eager to make a real, positive impact in the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities. The MukiBaum Accessibility Centre practices the belief that through “Providing the Key to Accessing Hidden Ability” we are able to create a change in the lives of the people we serve.

We are looking for a part time independent contractor who is creative, bright and experienced Direct Care Worker for people who face the challenges of autism and who may have developmental and/or other complex disabilities. This position will be working with our Adult Day Program. We are a charitable non-profit organization that has a record of pioneering in successfully working with this population.



  • Working alongside team members that provide the people- we- serve various therapeutic interventions. These modalities include, but are not limited to expressive arts, music, drama, occupational therapies, yoga, dance and recreational physical therapies. We are looking for a person that, among other skills is motivated to learn and develop in his/her profession through developing and implementing therapeutic and educational programming
  • Additionally, as a part of your role you will also be involved in regularly providing emotional and physical support to those who may require assistance with personal care, life skills, and other daily activities.
  • Adhering to Person Centred approach is central to our philosophy
  • Furthermore, daily writing of reports, and participating in all organized activities including recreation, outdoor education and community outreach are important parts of your job


  • You must be capable of providing humanistic, Person-Centered Multi-Focal Approach support to individuals with autism, developmental, and/or other complex needs. You should be personable and caring and really genuinely interested to work with children and/or adults in a day program setting.
  • You must have a university B.A degree, or a 2/3 years college degree/ diploma in social/developmental services or equivalent
  • Standard First Aid and CPR certification is an asset
  • Required Police Reference Check with Vulnerable People Sector Screening.

Required experience:

  • At least two (2) years’ experience in working directly with individuals with challenging developmental complex disabilities
  • At least two (2) references are required

The MukiBaum Accessibility Centre is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates. We appreciate all applications, however, only those candidates being considered for the position will be contacted. No phone calls please. Interested applicants should forward their cover letter along with the resume to

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please forward your cover letter and resume to
Contact Details:
Manager of Fundraising & Marketing
MukiBaum Accessibility Centre
401 Magnetic Drive
Unit 25
Toronto, ON, M3J 3H9

Tel: 4166618222
Fax: 4166618777
www:   www.mukibaum.ca

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