Are you a passionate, hardworking, and self-directed individual? Are you looking for a rewarding career in health care? The Sparklers want you to join our Team.
Our clients are incredible youth seeking care in the Ottawa region and valley. After facing difficulties in life, such as diagnoses, complex medical needs, or difficult adjustment periods, they are looking for support in their daily life and providing respite care for their family. Our clients have a wide range of interests, from sports and being active, to games, to reading, and everything in between! You would be the ideal candidate to work with us if you are passionate about helping youth, are reliable, love working in a team, and have experience supporting youth!
Flexible schedule options
Cover letter outlining why you would be a great match for Spark. Tell us who you are!
Valid First Aid and CPR Standard level C certification
Smartphone with a data plan
Criminal Record & Vulnerable Sector Check (within the last 12 months)
University or College education in a related field
NVCI or equivalent certification
Valid driver's license and reliable vehicle
Spark is looking to hire motivated, dedicated, and experienced Child and Youth Support Workers. In this role, you'll be working with children and youth in the community living with Autism Spectrum Disorder, varying mental illnesses, and behavioural challenges.
Care is tailored to each person, so each position is unique. Some clients need mainly in-home support. Others require support participating in community activities. Whatever the circumstances, we want people who will genuinely care about their well-being.
Why Choose Spark?
At Spark, we value community, work life balance and career development. To help foster your personal and professional growth, we partner with Spark U, a nonprofit focused on equipping, educating, and empowering caregivers. Spark U makes your job easier so you can focus more on you and your clients. Whatever our clients' age, background, or circumstances, we help them choose the perfect fit from our handpicked team of passionate, skilled and committed caregivers. As a caregiver with Spark, you have a voice in the matching process. We believe that your input will foster the best long-term relationships with your clients. At Spark you'll have flexibility, autonomy and a team who truly cares about you.
Become a Sparkler and help our clients believe in a different story. Whatever your age, ability, orientation, ethnicity, race, culture, religion or gender identity - you are welcome. Our community is stronger and more vibrant when it is more diverse.