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Ongwanada is committed to improving the quality of life for hundreds of people with developmental disabilities and their families in Kingston and eastern Ontario and is seeking experienced and highly motivated individuals to fill the following positions.

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Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurses (Diploma)

The RPN establishes, monitors and delivers nursing care to individuals in a home setting as per the collaborative care plan and in accordance with all required internal and external professional practice standards.


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Permanent Casual Treatment Counsellors

The Treatment Counsellor will provide support which is short-term, empirically-based and outcome driven as part of a multi-disciplinary team for individuals with a developmental disability and a mental health diagnosis and/or challenging behavior.

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Permanent Casual Residential Counsellor(s)

The Residential Counsellor provides support for and advocates on behalf of clients to meet their physical, psychological and social needs.

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Temporary Part Time Registered Practical Nurses (Diploma)

The RPN establishes, monitors and delivers nursing care to individuals in a home setting as per the collaborative care plan and in accordance with all required internal and external professional practice standards.

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Permanent Full Time Chief Human Resources Officer

Provide strategic leadership of all aspects of the organization’s practices and strategies in Human Resources, talent acquisition and retention, employee and labour relations, staff scheduling, performance management and people development, occupational health, safety & wellness, anti-racism, equity and diversity, organization planning, succession planning and employee engagement.

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Permanent Casual Community Support Workers

The Community Support Worker provides services and supports for clients in various locations as part of a team under the direction of in charge residential staff to ensure an optimum living environment.

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Permanent Full Time Occupational Therapist

Work alongside self-advocates, families, direct support professionals and clinicians with many years of experience in this exciting but under-served sector.

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Permanent Casual Registered Practical Nurses (Diploma)

The RPN establishes, monitors and delivers nursing care to individuals in a home setting as per the collaborative care plan and in accordance with all required internal and external professional practice standards. As required, provides support and direction to Unlicensed/ Unregistered employees involved in direct care.

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Permanent Part Time Psychologist

To provide Psychological Services to individuals (child and adolescent) with developmental disabilities who are supported by Ongwanada/affiliated with service providers in the East Region.

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Summer Student Employment

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Summer Employment

Ongwanada recruits a limited number of students during the summer months. The majority of placements occur within the community residences.

Applicants must be enrolled in a post-secondary program, preferably in Health Sciences and will be continuing studies in the fall. Experience working with the developmentally disabled would be an asset.

Applications/Resumes for summer student employment can be submitted between January – March of each year.  Please reach out to Shannon Pierce summerstudent@ongwanada.com

 

Teaching Agreement Placements

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Student Placements

Ongwanada became a teaching site for student placements in the 1980s, at which time the Board of Governors indicated that in order to safeguard the dignity and rights of clients, placements would proceed only if a teaching agreement is in place with the educational institution.

Ongwanada is involved with programs at Queen’s University, St. Lawrence College and many others.

Please reach out to Jill Moore for further details placementstudent@ongwanada.com

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