Job Title: Outreach Communication Facilitator
Start Date: September 2021
Location: Bayview Ave. & Sheppard Ave. E
North Yorkers for Disabled Persons (NYDP) provides permanent supportive housing and around-the-clock support services to individuals with communication and physical disabilities who direct their own services. NYDP enables an independent lifestyle in a congregate setting. Communication Facilitation and Attendant services are provided 24/7/365. NYDP also houses a Communication Enrichment Program that takes place twice weekly which allows members of the community who use Augmentative and Alternative Communication a place to learn and network together.
Our Information, Resource and Referral (IRR) Support Program is coordinated by the Outreach Communication Facilitator (OCF) who will provide communication facilitation on an outreach basis to consumers who do not receive services from North Yorkers for Disabled Persons. The position will also provide backup facilitation support to the Manager of Client Services for our residents, as needed. The role of the OCF is to pave the road for effective interaction in the community. The OCF focuses on supporting community members who require facilitation due to a communication disability however, other persons who require general information and referral are able to access the support of the OCF.
The OCF will:
Please note that only applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted. The successful candidate will be asked to complete a Vulnerable Sector Screening.
Education: Holds post-secondary education in a health or social care discipline or related field.
Job Type: Full Time. Hours may vary due to client needs. Occasional evening and weekend availability required
Salary: Salary commensurate with experience
Benefits: Full benefits offered
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