Website Blossom Group

Our vision is a world that embraces people with complex special

Job Title: Developmental Support Worker, Personal Support Worker, Child and Youth Worker, Social Service Worker
Work Hours: 36-44 per week
Wage: $17.25-$22 per hour
Anticipated Start Date: May 20, 2024
Location: Orillia, Oro-Medonte and Minesing, ON

Job Description

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • 1:1 support for a complex care clients in residence and out in the community, by providing behaviour management support
  • Support clients to reach their full potential by building relationships, demonstrating an interest, responding to needs, negotiating focused goals and building self-esteem
  • Support and follow individual plans consistently while facilitating and implementing educational, recreational, and vocational programs.
  • Communicating and documenting any change in the status or needs of individual clients while maintaining positive and effective relationships with clients, their families, co-workers, and management
  • Participate as a member in a team environment by promoting and maintaining professional conduct, resolving conflict, acknowledging individual differences and supporting team members and residents
  • Protect self and others by maintaining a safe environment via safety inspections, emergency procedures, crisis intervention techniques and Safe Management
  • Direct care of our complex clients; including feeding, bathing, dressing, grooming, and bowel and bladder care (for some individuals)
  • Responsible for implementing programs and making suggestions for improving programming
    On-going housekeeping related duties which include, meal preparation, laundry and light clean up
  • Complete necessary documentation in accordance with our Policies and Procedures, and the Ministry/QAM requirements and maintain confidentiality at all times
  • Must be available to work all shifts including weekends, weekdays, evenings and holidays.


Casual dress
On-site parking


10 hour shift
12 hour shift
8 hour shift
Day shift




Minimum Qualifications:
Candidates are recommended to have completed or are in the process of completing a Degree or Diploma from an accredited college or university in the Human Services field (including, but not limited to: DSW, SSW, CYW, ECE, BSW, etc.);Candidates must be available to work all shifts, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, and statutory holidays;

As a condition of hire, candidates must be willing to provide a current, clear criminal record check with vulnerable sector screening;

A valid class G driver’s license and reliable transportation are considered an asset.

This position has a base rate of $17.25 – $22.00 per hour, with an additional $3 wage enhancement per hour, paid by the government, as reflected in the wage posted.


Direct Care: 1 year (required)

G Class Drivers License (required)
First Aid Certification (preferred)

The Blossom Group is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. We consider all qualified applicants and will meet the needs of those requiring reasonable accommodations.


Employer: Blossom Group
How to Apply: Please email
Date Posted: May 9, 2024 Posting Expires: June 8, 2024


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