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No Barriers… ‘Just Life’

I WANT TO LIVE MY ULTIMATE LIFE

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WHO WE ARE

No Barriers… ‘Just Life’

I WANT TO LIVE MY ULTIMATE LIFE

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No Barriers… ‘Just Life’

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BE INSPIRED & EMPOWER PEOPLE

Get ready to be inspired by the incredible partnership between Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout and families, as they join forces to create inclusive communities where everyone can thrive! Brace yourself for a heartwarming career where the talents and gifts of individuals with developmental disabilities shine, and their desire for complete participation resonates with the community.

“Together, we will rewrite the narrative, break down barriers, and build a community where everyone’s unique abilities are celebrated.”

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EXPERIENCE JOB SATISFACTION
& RECOGNITION

Discover an organization that prioritizes happiness, fosters a positive environment, and fuels your excitement for work. With comprehensive training and development, gain the confidence to excel and grow both personally and professionally. Unlock opportunities to thrive, achieve, and truly enjoy your work.

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ENJOY WORK / LIFE BALANCE

Teamwork, community involvement, and an active lifestyle come together to create a fulfilling work/life environment. We support various community events and initiatives and contribute positively to the communities that we serve. Beyond work, we encourage taking advantage of the vibrant Northern lifestyle, where you can enjoy incredible outdoor adventure experiences, cultural events, local gatherings and so much more. We’re all about maintaining a healthy work/life balance.

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CHANGE LIVES & MAKE A REAL DIFFERENCE

You will be enabling individuals to get out into the community, helping them explore new experiences and acquire new skills. You’ll make a significant difference in their lives, fostering meaningful relationships and leaving a positive impact. Enjoy a sense of fulfillment and satisfaction from helping others and building connections while you build your career.

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EMBRACE OUR CULTURE OF APPRECIATION

We recognize and appreciate the value of every individual. We embrace the concept of core gifts, understanding that everyone has something valuable to share with others. When you join our organization, you will be celebrated for your unique talents and abilities. Be a part of a team that truly appreciates and uplifts the individual, fostering a culture of respect and collaboration.

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JOIN OUR TEAM!

We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage applications from candidates who have historically been disadvantaged or marginalized. We believe in creating a fair and inclusive hiring process that welcomes individuals from all backgrounds. If you share our values and are committed to our mission, we invite you to explore the job postings below.

JOIN OUR TEAM!

We are an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourage applications from candidates who have historically been disadvantaged or marginalized. We believe in creating a fair and inclusive hiring process that welcomes individuals from all backgrounds. If you share our values and are committed to our mission, we invite you to explore the job postings below.

JOB POSTINGS

Explore our available job opportunities below, and if you’re interested in joining our team, kindly complete the job Appication form by clicking the “Apply For Job Here” button.
Don’t forget to include your resume and cover letter!

Direct Support Professional

Casual

Direct Support Professional Positions Available

If you are looking for a rewarding career opportunity, look no further than us!

Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout has been providing support services to individuals living with developmental disabilities for over 60 years.

As a casual employee, you can elect to take shifts that are flexible for your lifestyle with a competitive salary. You will have the opportunity to work in various settings and move into permanent Part time and Full-time work. You will be involved in recreational activities, employment supports, community events, residential and supported independent living care.

Requirements:

  • Provide overall supports and services through meeting individual outcomes as defined in the Person-Centered Plan.
  • Ensuring safety and respect of the people receiving services.
  • Responsible for contributing to the overall well-being and growth of the individual being supported.
  • Applicants will be ready to work flexible hours, including evenings, nights, days, weekends, and stats.
  • Applicants will be ready to use their personal vehicle for work purposes.

Wage Range:
As stated per Collective Agreement

Interested individuals may submit their cover letter and resume by e-mail or fax, on or before the closing date of October 7, 2023, to:
Barb Kirouac
Director of Human Resources, Quality Assurance and Administration
Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout
careers@cldsl.ca

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No Barriers – Just Life

Our Vision is the future we want to see now where people experience no physical, emotional, spiritual or mindset barriers to just living their lives as they chose, as normal citizens of a community.

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Advocate. Mentor. Collaborate.

Our Mission is how we work towards our Vision.

To advocate is to empower and amplify people’s own voice to advocate for themselves as we come along side.

To mentor is to help each other and people we support to try new ways of thinking and doing with a mindset that expects inclusion and belonging for people and shows them how.

To collaborate is to work together with others always towards the Vision and Mission.

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LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

LAND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout operates in Dryden and Sioux Lookout, Ontario on the traditional lands of the Anishinaabe and Métis people of Treaty Three and Treaty 3 Adhesion. These lands are important to the people of MigisiSahgaigan (Eagle Lake First Nation), WaabigoniiZaaga’igan (Wabigoon First Nation) and Obishikokaang (Lac Seul First Nation).

We respect the Treaties that were made on these territories; we acknowledge the harms and mistakes of the past on these lands, and we dedicate ourselves to move forward in partnership with Indigenous communities and people in a spirit of reconciliation and collaboration.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

At Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout, we firmly believe that fostering greater diversity enhances our talent pool, leading to improved service and outcomes. We are convinced that a diverse workforce, with its varied perspectives and experiences, brings invaluable value to both the individuals we support and our employees.

We value people, building inclusion within communities, ensuring quality, and fostering rewarding careers.

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PEOPLE

  • We believe that all people have value and deserve respect
  • We Promote responsibility and informed choice
  • We Nurture autonomy and empowerment in the people we support

COMMUNITY

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Bringing your whole self to work
  • Social Role Valorization/Authentic Valued roles
  • We build Social Capital

Emphasis on strengths, connections, citizen leadership and its recognition that individual gifts become powerful when they are connected together echoes deeply with our own practice and approach to community change.

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QUALITY

We have two “customers” that our agency serves. They are the people we support and our staff. We want both of their experiences to be marked by excellence and satisfaction.

REWARDING CAREER

  • Professional and personal development
  • Learning Organization
  • Extensive Onboarding
  • Staff engagement surveys
  • Collaborative performance management
  • Developmental Services Core Competencies
  • Growth Mindset
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THEY’VE GOT GOALS
& WE’RE HERE TO MAKE
THEM HAPPEN!

Our mission is to empower individuals to achieve their goals and lead fulfilling lives. Whether it’s pursuing a career, developing new skills, or embracing new adventures, we work together to unlock potential and open doors to endless possibilities.

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WE BELIEVE IN THE POWER OF
DREAMS & ASPIRATIONS

At Community Living Dryden-Sioux Lookout, our mission is to support individuals in reaching their goals and making them a reality. We are here to provide the guidance, resources, and encouragement needed to help individuals with developmental disabilities fulfill their ambitions.

Join us on this remarkable journey of personal growth and accomplishment. Together, we will turn dreams into achievements and make a lasting impact on the lives of those we serve.

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