Job Posting 79413

Developmental Services Housing Case Manager
York Support Services Network
York / Durham area
Aurora
closes in 3 days (Wed, 19 Jan)
full time

Three Full-Time Permanent Position

Primary functions include provision of assistance and support for adults who have a developmental disability and their families with a focus on transitioning to more independent living situations. This position will support individuals who would like to live more independently in their community, especially those who live with caregivers who are aging. The role will include support in navigating the service system and exploring all available community service options. The Housing Case Manager will be responsible for assessment of needs, development and coordination of service plans, referral support and skill development. They will also provide resources and support through community connections, the use of the DSO Housing Toolkit and by sharing information regarding community specific housing programs. They may also help individuals connect to local community resources and agencies including working with local municipal housing programs.

A hybrid remote work arrangement is available for this position. 

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor's degree in Social Work or a related discipline (i.e Psychology etc.). 
  • Three years directly related front line experience
  • Experience working with individuals who have developmental disabilities is essential
  • Experience in assisting people to develop independent living skills and plan for more independent living is an asset
  • Language skills and an understanding of cultural diversity are considered assets
  • French or Cantonese language skills is considered an asset
  • Familiarity with the local service system and its providers is required
  • The successful candidate will be required to provide a police clearance that meets agency standards
  • A valid G license, business use insurance and regular use of a reliable vehicle

 

 

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