Current Career Opportunities at the NSDRC
Job posting: Community-Based Support Workers
These are unionized positions in our Special Services to Children department or our Adult Life Skills Department. Community Based Support Workers work one-on-one and/or in small groups with individuals who have developmental disabilities within the community. Duties include teaching life skills such as: street safety, transit use, money management, personal safety, job readiness skills, time management and communication skills.
Job posting: Residential Care Attendant, Independent Living
This is a unionized position in one of our five independent living homes with four adult residents in each home. In the Independent Living Program, the residents direct their own care. The homes are staffed between 8am-2pm and 4pm-10pm every day, with occasional over-nights. Some of the responsibilities include aiding in personal care, meal support, cleaning, report writing and administering medications.
Job Posting: Residential Care Worker, Supported Living
This is a unionized position in one of our six supported living homes. You will be responsible for caring for the people we support within their homes and the community. Some of the job duties would include preparing meals, aiding in personal care, cleaning, administering medications as well as community outings during which you would support individual in a range of activities including walking, swimming and shopping.