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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.

Careers

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Permanent Part Time Pharmacist

The part-time pharmacist is responsible to work in conjunction with the Director of Pharmacy in providing oversight of Pharmacy operations including: professional supervision of the Pharmacy facilities, equipment, supplies and drug information, record keeping and documentation, drug procurement and inventory management, training and orientation, safe medication practices in accordance to professional and Ongwanada’s policies and procedures.

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Permanent Full Time Registered Practical Nurse

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 Registered Practical Nurse

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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Permanent Part Time 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 Casual Registered Practical Nurses

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 Casual Residential Counselors

The Residential Counsellor provides support for and advocates on behalf of clients to meet their physical,
psychological and social needs. They advise and assist Community Support Workers and other staff members
under the direction of the Community Residence Supervisor and act as primary counsellor for specific clients.
They assist and actively participate in the planning and implementation of residential programs as part of a multidisciplinary
team

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Permanent Part Time Clerk- Typist (Planning and Social Services)

To provide administrative and clerical services for the Community & Social Service Department.

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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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Temporary Part Time Residential Counselors

The Residential Counselor provides support for and advocates on behalf of clients to meet their physical,
psychological and social needs. They advise and assist Community Support Workers and other staff members
under the direction of the Community Residence Supervisor and act as primary counselor for specific clients.
They assist and actively participate in the planning and implementation of residential programs as part of a multidisciplinary
team

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Temporary Full Time Pharmacy Techinician (2)

To provide clerical, technical and dispensing assistance under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist

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Temporary Part Time Community Support Worker

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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Temporary Full Time Residential Counselors

The Residential Counselor provides support for and advocates on behalf of clients to meet their physical,
psychological and social needs. They advise and assist Community Support Workers and other staff members
under the direction of the Community Residence Supervisor and act as primary counselor for specific clients.
They assist and actively participate in the planning and implementation of residential programs as part of a multidisciplinary
team

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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.

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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, Loyola Community Learning, as well as six co-op opportunities with area high schools.

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