Adult Protective Services Worker
Counselling Services of Belleville and District
Belleville, ON

Counselling Services of Belleville and District

REQUIRES AN

ADULT PROTECTIVE SERVICES WORKER

One full-time permanent position is available for an Adult Protective Services Worker to provide services in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties.

The successful candidate will provide support to adults with a developmental disability, to live as independently, safely and securely as possible in the community.

Qualifications:

The successful applicant will possess a post-secondary degree or diploma in developmental or social services with at least three years’ experience supporting adults with a developmental disability. Experience providing case management, advocacy and service coordination is required.

The successful incumbent must have a demonstrated knowledge of:

  • Developmental services including the Services and Supports to Promote the Social Inclusion of Persons with Developmental Disabilities Act,
  • the legal system,
  • Children’s Aid,
  • Landlord Tenant Act
  • ODSP
  • Passport
  • Available community resources across sectors

Excellent communication and interviewing skills, a car and a valid Ontario Driver’s License are required. Travel throughout Hastings and Prince Edward counties is expected.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Experience:

  • supporting adults with a developmental disability: 3 years (Required)

Education:

  • DCS / DEC (Required)

Licence:

  • Driver's Licence (Required)