Careers

Woodview welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code. Woodview is committed to employment equity and diversity and a positive and supportive environment. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Part-Time Relief Worker

Job Location: Brantford
Program: Mental Health Services - Day Treatment, Outreach
Job Type: Part Time Relief
Number of Positions: 4
Start Date: ASAP
Posting Date: June 16, 2017
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Reports To: Program Manager

Providing Intensive home, school, and community based assessment and treatment intervention for clients in Brantford (0 – 18) identified with mental health needs, and their families. To implement individualized goal-focused treatment plans in collaboration with clinician and or managers. Provide consultation, support and training to families, schools and other agencies. Must be able to work flexible hours to meet the needs of families and to provide on call support on rotating basis if needed.

Qualifications:

  • Must have Child & Youth Worker (CYW) diploma, Personal Support Worker (PSW) diploma, Developmental Support Worker (DSW) or Social Service Worker (SSW) diploma or degree/diploma in related field
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in children’s mental health
  • A demonstrated ability to work from a strength-based, collaborative perspective with clients and families with complex needs, including anxiety, depression and self- harm
  • Implement client focused activities, responsive to the needs of clients
  • Sound knowledge and/or experience in the mental health field and an ability to manage the emotional and behavioural needs of clients
  • Demonstrated confidence, self- direction and sound judgement in the role of CYW/PSW
  • Strong ability to communicate concise, accurate information in verbal and written reporting
  • Participation in family sessions, group work (perhaps during evening hours)Maintain confidentiality in all aspects of job (written/verbal/implied)
  • PMAB and ASIST certification an asset
  • Current Police Check, including vulnerable screening
  • Knowledge of DBT and CBT are an asset.
  • Valid First Aid and CPR (an asset)
  • Strong organizational, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • Computer skills
  • Second language an asset
  • Valid driver’s license and daily use of a reliable vehicle

Please send resumes to:

careers@woodview.ca clearly identifying “Part time Relief Pool” in the Subject Line or by fax: (519) 752-9102

Only those individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

Woodview welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code. Woodview is committed to employment equity and diversity and a positive and supportive environment.

Autism Counsellor

Job Location: Hamilton
Program: Children, Youth, and Adult Autism Programs
Job Type: Part-Time
Number of Positions: 2
Start Date: ASAP
Posting Date: June 26th, 2017
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Reports To: Program Manager
Woodview, an accredited children’s mental health centre and autism services agency, offers a broad spectrum of services for children and youth facing mental health challenges and individuals of all ages with Autism Spectrum Disorder. We work in partnership with families who have an integral part to play in the services that are provided. We work together with schools and social service agencies to support individuals and families. We support individuals and families to build on their strengths and reach their potential. Our multidisciplinary teams include social workers, child and youth workers, specialists in autism, psychologists and psychiatrists (consulting) who work together to provide the best services possible.
Woodview offers staff ongoing training opportunities, flexibility, a sense of team spirit and competitive compensation. We have the following opening:
Autism Counselor – Hamilton Children, Youth, and Adult Autism Programs
Woodview’s Hamilton Children, Youth, and Adult Autism Programs are currently seeking qualified, skilled individuals to deliver a variety of services based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) and in compliance with Ministry standards and requirements. This position provides services and supports to Children, Youth, and Adults with ASD. Services are focused on skills development in the areas of:
  1. Life Skills
  2. Communication
  3. Social Skills
  4. Behaviour Management/Emotional Regulation
The start date for this position is as soon as possible.
Responsibilities:
ASD Counselor is responsible for facilitating learning and the development of a variety of life and social skills through specialized programs and supports provided to Children, Youth, and Adult clients with a diagnosis of ASD. Direct client support is the main component of this role. Clients are supported to learn skills through 1:1 instruction, structured and/or informal group learning opportunities, recreation and leisure activities. Additional programs take place in a variety of settings including residential, vocational, day supports and in the community.
In addition to the above, key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Providing case management supports
  • Developing and implementing Individual Support Plans (ISP) and Behaviour Support Plans (BSP), tracking client progress and other relevant administrative tasks
  • Communicating and collaborating with families, as well as a variety of professionals, community agencies, and MCSS/MCYS offices (ex. Psychiatrists, ODSP, DSO, Contact Hamilton, etc.)
  • Taking leadership and initiative in planning and implementing children, youth, and adult groups, including communicating with families with regard to goals, progress, future planning, etc.
  • Participating in ongoing evaluation and appraisal of effectiveness of all activities and programs
  • Committing to ongoing training and growth in the field of Autism
  • Working a variety of hours, including days, evenings and weekends. Overnight sleep shifts may also be required.
Qualifications:
  • Diploma or Degree from a recognized community college or university in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders, Behavioural Sciences, Psychology, or equivalent, and specific professional knowledge and experience working with individuals with ASD is mandatory.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated experience applying the principles of ABA
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional time management
  • Current certification in first aid and CPR is mandatory.
  • ASD-Non-Violent Crisis Intervention training would be an asset.
  • Must have a valid G-Class license and the willingness/ability to drive agency vehicles, including acquiring an F-Class license if deemed necessary
  • Must be insured and willing/able to drive clients in personal vehicle
Only those individuals selected to interviews will be contacted.
Woodview welcomes applications from all qualified individuals, including individuals within employment equity categories of women, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and aboriginal persons, individuals of diverse gender and sexual orientation and all groups protected by the Human Rights Code. Woodview is committed to employment equity and diversity and a positive and supportive environment
Contact by email only
Jennifer Young, Program Manager of Adult ASD services
jyoung@woodview.ca
Quote Job: Autism Counselor – Adult Programs

Part-Time Autism Counselor

Job Location: Hamilton
Program: Children's Programs
Job Type: Part-Time
Number of Positions: 1
Start Date: ASAP
Posting Date: July 7, 2017
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Reports To: Program Manager

Woodview, an accredited children’s mental health centre and autism services agency, offers a broad spectrum of services for children and youth facing mental health challenges and individuals of all ages with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. We work in partnership with families who have an integral part to play in the services that are provided. We work together with schools and social service agencies to support individuals and families. We support individuals and families to build on their strengths and reach their potential. Our multidisciplinary teams include social workers, child and youth workers, specialists in autism, psychologists and psychiatrists (consulting) who work together to provide the best services possible.

 

Woodview offers staff ongoing training opportunities, flexibility, a sense of team spirit and competitive compensation. We have the following opening:

 

Woodview’s Hamilton Children’s Autism Programs are currently seeking a qualified and skilled individual to deliver a variety of services based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA) and in compliance with Ministry standards and requirements. This position provides services and supports to our children and youth populations. The shifts for this position will include but not be limited to, two evenings per week, and two Saturdays per month. Services are focused on skills development in the areas of:

 

  1. Life Skills
  2. Communication
  3. Social Skills
  4. Behaviour Management/Emotional Regulation

 

Responsibilities:

 

The ASD Counselor (Part Time) is responsible for facilitating learning and the development of a variety of life and social skills through specialized programs provided to clients of various ages with a diagnosis of ASD. These programs may be taught through 1:1 instruction, structured and/or informal group learning opportunities, recreation and leisure activities. Programs may take place in a variety of settings. In addition to the above, key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

 

  • Providing case management supports
  • Developing and implementing goals for clients, recording and maintaining relevant notes, tracking client progress and other relevant data as determined by the Program Manager
  • Communicating and collaborating with families
  • Taking leadership and initiative in planning and implementing children, youth, and adult groups, including communicating with families with regard to goals, progress, future planning, etc.
  • Participating in ongoing evaluation and appraisal of effectiveness of all activities and programs
  • Committing to ongoing training and growth in the field of Autism
  • Willing to work flexible hours

 

Qualifications:

  • Diploma or Degree from a recognized community college or university in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders, Behavioural Sciences, Psychology, or equivalent, and specific professional knowledge and experience working with individuals with ASD is mandatory
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated experience applying the principles of ABA
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional time management
  • Current certification in first aid, CPR, and Non-Violent Crisis Intervention would be an asset
  • Must have a valid G license and the willingness/ability to drive agency vehicles, including acquiring an F-Class license within the first 6 months of employment

 

Only candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact by email only:

 

Amanda Claxton, Program Manager

aclaxton@woodview.ca

Quote Job: Autism Counselor – Children’s Programs

Director of Finance

Job Location: Burlington
Program: Finance
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Number of Positions: 1
Start Date: ASAP
Posting Date: August 1, 2017
Application Deadline: August 15, 2017
Reports To: Executive Director

 

Summary:

Woodview provides a range of specialized mental health and autism services for children, youth, adults and families. We currently operate within a $10 million dollar annual budget with 50 cost centers, comprised of Ministry funding and fee for service programs.

 

Due to a retirement, we are seeking a full time Director of Finance who will plan and manage financial activities for the centre and prepare financial statements according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principals. The incumbent must be able to prepare future oriented financial reports and have experience with fixed assets, infrastructure, IT, capital budgeting and expansion. The incumbent will have an understanding of the fixed and variable costs for the fee for service programs.

 

Supervision:

The incumbent will be responsible for hiring, supervising, and evaluating accounting staff (currently 2.5).

 

Qualifications Required:

Current accreditation as a C.G.A. or C.M.A. from a recognized institution; 5 years minimum experience in the not-for-profit sector in a senior management role with thorough knowledge of full cycle accounting and Ministry reporting requirements. Working knowledge of Ministry programs is required. Experience working with SAGE and/or ACCPAC would be a definite asset.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  1. As a member of the senior management team, develops, recommends and implements a long-term plan to support the organization’s vision.
  2. Identifies, assesses and pursues value added opportunities for Woodview through adding services and improving internal operations (incumbent will be responsible for fee for service process.
  3. Develops, recommends, implements and monitors risk management systems to ensure integrity of financial practices and compliance with the expectations of funders and auditors.
  4. Completes financial reviews to analyze, track trends and make recommendations to senior management that maximize the use of agency dollars.
  5. Understands the economics and business of the agency and the government funders and the impact of results of operations on the future financial position.
  6. Develops, recommends and implements an inventory tracking system which includes a depreciation and replacement schedule.
  7. Manages financial planning to ensure an integrated financial interface with other data requirements. This includes service contract preparation and Year to Date reports.
  8. Manages insurance requirements such as liability, directors and officers, professional, property and vehicle to provide continuous coverage.
  9. Oversees and directs the income, AP/AR and charitable asset activities for the agency.
  10. Liaises with Auditors to set schedules, provide information and resolve problems.
  11. Acts as a resource for supervisory and management staff, providing guidance regarding the resolution of financial issues. Conducts analyses, identifies trends and recommends methods of maximizing agency dollars.
  12. Prepares financial statements and reports to meet differing stakeholder requirements. This includes meeting Board, funding sources and senior management needs.

 

Resumes to be be sent to irichmond@woodview.ca (Note Job Title in the subject line)

Autism Counsellor

Job Location: Hamilton
Program: LIFE Adult Day Supports
Job Type: Part Time
Number of Positions: 1
Start Date: ASAP
Posting Date: August 1, 2017
Application Deadline: Until Filled
Reports To: Program Manager
Woodview’s Hamilton L.I.F.E Adult Day Program is currently seeking a qualified and skilled individual to deliver a variety of services based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). This position provides services and supports to adults with ASD. Services are focused on skills development in the areas of:
  1. Life Skills
  2. Communication
  3. Social Skills
  4. Behaviour Management/Emotional Regulation
The start date for this position is as soon as possible.
Responsibilities: The ASD Counselor is responsible for facilitating the learning and the development of a variety of life, academic and social skills in small group and community settings to adult clients with a diagnosis of ASD. This role focuses on both direct and group client support. Clients are supported to learn skills through 1:1 instruction, structured and/or informal group learning opportunities, recreation and leisure activities.
In addition to the above, key responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
  • Implementing Behaviour Support Plans (BSP), recording and maintaining relevant notes (ex. Behavioural Data Collection, etc.), tracking client progress and other relevant data as determined by the Program Manager
  • Communicating and collaborating with families, as well as a variety of professionals and community agencies
  • Taking leadership and initiative in planning and implementing adult groups, including communicating with families with regard to goals, progress, future planning, etc.
  • Participating in ongoing evaluation and appraisal of effectiveness of all activities and programs
  • Committing to ongoing training and growth in the field of Autism
  • Ongoing communication and collaboration with Teammates
Qualifications:
  • Diploma or Degree from a recognized community college or university in the field of Autism Spectrum Disorders, Behavioural Sciences, Psychology, or equivalent, and/or specific professional knowledge and experience working with individuals with ASD.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated experience applying the principles of ABA
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional time management
  • Current certification in first aid, CPR, and ASD-Non-Violent Crisis Intervention would be an asset
  • Must have a valid G license and the willingness/ability to drive agency vehicles, including acquiring an F-Class license if deemed necessary
Contact by email only
Katherine Dixon, Interim Program Manager of ASD Vocational, Passport and L.I.F.E Day Supports Programs
kdixon@woodview.ca
Quote Job: Autism Counselor – L.I.F.E Adult Day Supports

Woodview Mental Health and Autism Services
69 Flatt Road
Burlington, ON L7P 0T3

Halton: (905) 689-4727
Hamilton: (905) 689-4727
Brant: (519) 752-5308
Charitable Registration Number:
119303923RR0001

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