Program: Children’s Intake and Wellness
Status: Full-time, Union
Hours: 36.25 hrs/week
Salary: $56,980 – $72,214
Date Posted: February 4, 2021
Closing Date: February 17, 2021
About Surrey Place:
At Surrey Place we help children and adults living with developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder and visual impairments reach their full potential. We offer a variety of groups and workshops for clients, families and caregivers, as well as extensive education and consultation services to community agencies.
Our comprehensive programs and services range from assessment, diagnosis, and one-on-one treatment, to family counselling and group support and is provided by a broad network of clinicians and professionals. Surrey Place is accredited with Accreditation Canada and is affiliated with the University of Toronto and other academic institutions and is a teaching site for students in a variety of health care professions.
Surrey Place employs nearly 500 employees, with 12 locations in the GTA and we also provide video-conferencing services to communities in northwestern Ontario.
The Coordinated Service Planning Program at Surrey Place is seeking a Service Coordinator. Reporting to the Manager, Service Coordination and Intake, the Service Coordinator will provide service coordination to families with children and youth with developmental disabilities between the ages of 0 to 18 years. For this position, you will provide coordinating services both in Surrey Place and in the community. Surrey Place is client-centred, interdisciplinary and team oriented in service delivery.
- Assesses and collaborates with families and determines what services they require
- Make referrals to other community agencies and services as required
- Incorporates information from families and provides information to the interdisciplinary team, and/or other sources both internal and external as required in the preparation of service plans
- Provides information to clients, caregivers, service providers and staff on the availability and appropriateness of community services and funding support
- Participates in service coordination group meetings and chairing case conferences as required
- Supports and delivers Surrey Place wellness services
- Undergraduate degree in social or health sciences or equivalent
- 3 years of related experience
- Experience working with children and youth with developmental disabilities and their families
- Knowledge of developmental services and educational, community, and health care service systems for children with developmental disabilities
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Experience on an interdisciplinary team and with multicultural environments is an asset
- The successful candidate must provide an acceptable Vulnerable Sector Screening
- Proficient with Microsoft Office
- Must be fluent in English: French language is an asset
To be considered for this position, you must be passionate about the work we do, and share our organizational values. Please submit your resume and cover letter saved in the following format: firstname.lastname (ie. John.Smith) to Human Resources, firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting file 21021 in the subject line of your email.
Surrey Place is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates from diverse groups are encouraged to apply. If you are contacted for an interview and require accommodation appropriate arrangements will be made to assist you through this process.
We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.