Can you imagine how profoundly your life would change if you lost both your hearing and vision?
For many Ontarians who are Deafblind, this is the reality they live every day.
CNIB Deafblind Community Services makes a profound difference in the lives of Ontarians who are living without both of these senses. We are one of the leading providers of specialized support and emergency services for people who are Deafblind. Our dedicated professionals work with people in your community who are Deafblind to enable their independence in everyday life.
Life is a journey full of challenges, dreams, adventure, and fun. Why should it be any different for people who are Deafblind? Talk to us today about this rewarding career opportunity.
Date: May 01, 2019
Position: Specialist, Intervenor for the Deafblind community
Term: Full-time, part-time, casual and on-call Emergency Intervenor Services positions available.
Location: Various Ontario locations: Toronto, Ottawa, London, Windsor
Summary of Primary Responsibilities:
Covering a broad range of duties and responsibilities including acting as a communicator and sighted guide to individuals with a combined loss of hearing and sight. The incumbent provides access to information and facilitates the interaction between the individual and their environment.
Essential duties entail, but not limited to:
Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Experience and Education:
Closing Date for Applications: May 31, 2019
CNIB Deafblind Community Services is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity based on merit, transparency, accessibility, and inclusion ensuring that all candidates are given a fair opportunity. If you need this job posting in an alternative format or if you require accommodation measures, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs at every stage of the recruitment and selection process. We thank all applicants for their interest in CNIB Deafblind Community Services, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Please send your Cover Letter and Resume to email@example.com indicating the Job Title, Term, and Location in the subject line, and mention how you learned of this position. Please note that the successful candidate will be required to pass a Driver's Abstract and a Vulnerable Sector Check. You can also go to https://deafblindservices.ca/ for more details.