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Independent Living Services of Simcoe County and Area exists to provide support and services to people with physical disabilities or limitations and Seniors in Simcoe County, to assist them to lead dignified, productive, and independent lives.

Independent Living Services welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Current Positions Available:​



Position:  Human Resources Assistant

Independent Living Services of Simcoe County & Area exists to provide support and services to people with physical disabilities or limitations and seniors in Simcoe County, assisting them to lead dignified, productive, and independent lives.

The Human Resources Assistant is responsible for assisting with staff recruitment, selection, and orientation of new support service staff with Independent Living Services, and ongoing support for human resources processes within the agency.

Required Qualifications:

1)      Community College Diploma in Business Administration or equivalent;

2)      Human Resources Designation;

3)      2 years of progressive administrative experience in Human Resources;

4)      Excellent working knowledge of personal computer software;

5)      Strong organizational and planning skills;

6)      Ability to deal with confidential issues;

7)      Current training in workplace investigative techniques

8)      A strong understanding of AODA and Human Rights legislation.

Description of Duties and Authority:

Working with the other staff in Human Resources:

Supports recruitment activities, screens applicants, participates in employment interviews, and provides orientation to new staff.  Collects and verifies documentation for the employee file, and follows up as required.

The position will assist Managers and Supervisors with planning, and tracking of required training sessions for support service staff.  The position will also participate in workplace investigations and grievances.

Job Types: Full-time

Salary: $31,300.00 to $34,500.00 /year

Please apply by August 3, 2018 to:

                                            ILS Simcoe
                                            Human Resources Coordinator
                                            Via email             jobs@ilssimcoe.ca
                                            Via fax                 705-737-1874

Independent Living Services, Simcoe welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


                                                                             

Position:  E-Commerce Manager


Independent Living Services of Simcoe County & Area exists to provide support and services to people with physical disabilities or limitations and seniors in Simcoe County, assisting them to lead dignified, productive, and independent lives.

The E-Commerce Manager will be responsible for managing the commercial activities of the Assistive Devices Exchange commercial website, designed to support the trading, and sale, of used accessible equipment for seniors and people with disabilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

Oversee all online operations including the listing of all current and future product ads;

Develop and execute marketing programs to increase product sales and site activity;

Support the creation of online listing, and ads using consistent format, while suggesting improvements based on experience and feedback from users.

Input and update website banners, and fulfil all media items in sales/marketing contracts

Update featured products, and promotional graphics, in order to encourage user engagement and increase website traffic.

Qualifications:

Post Secondary degree or diploma in E-Commerce, On-line Marketing, or equivalent;

Experience with online marketing and sales programs;

Excellent communication and organizational skills.

Experience with graphic and web banner development;

Technically savvy, with proficiency in Excel (CSV exports, imports)

Paypal use knowledge;

A strong customer services, and sales, orientation;

Sensitivity to the needs of adults with disabilities and seniors.

A positive attitude, self-motivated and eager to learn. 

Description of Duties and Authority:

Support the further development and evaluation of the expansion of the Assistive Devices website including:

Support the development of partnerships with potential sponsors, and advertisers of the site, and facilitate the maximum use of advertising features on the website,

Meet revenue generating targets,

Develop revenue generating agreements,

Prepare forecasts and projections,

Review monthly results for sponsorships, advertising, store fronts, and the usage of the web site;

Recommend operating guidelines and procedures to ensure its continual refinement and upgrading; and

Increase awareness of the website nationally.

Manage the day-to-day activities associated with all online marketing efforts, including project management, creative development, and campaign tracking and reporting.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $38,000.00 to $43,000.00 /year

Please apply by July 27, 2018 to:

                                    ILS Simcoe
                                    Human Resources Coordinator
                                    Via fax             705-737-1874
                                    Via email          jobs@ilssimcoe.ca

Independent Living Service, Simcoe welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


Position: Attendant Care Worker (Full Time, Part Time & Casual)

Hours of Work: Variable Shift Hours

Independent Living Services has been providing services to the physically disabled community in Simcoe County for almost four decades. Our goal is to provide support and services to keep individuals with physical disabilities or limitations independent in the community while living dignified and productive lives.

The Attendant Care Worker provides personal support for activities of daily living and promotes independent living for adults with physical disabilities or limitations.

We offer an engaging and flexible work environment with enhanced paid training as well as employee benefits and EAP support. ILS provides the opportunity to enrich people's lives while attaining professional development in a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Along with sensitivity to personal disability issues, an ideal candidate has:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2 year College Program or Personal Support Worker Certification or equivalent
  • 2 years relevant experience and sound practical knowledge in working with disabled individuals
  • Reliable transportation and Valid Ontario Driver's License
  • Standard First Aid and CPR
  • Able to obtain a Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Problem solving skills and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

 


  

Position: Senior's Care Worker (Full Time, Part Time & Casual)

Hours of Work: Variable Shift Hours

Independent Living Services has been providing services in Simcoe County for over 35 years.
Our goal is to provide support and services to keep seniors with medical conditions and physical limitations independent and living at home.

The Senior's Care Worker provides personal support for activities of daily living and promotes independent living, allowing for seniors to remain safely at home for as long as possible.

We offer an engaging and flexible work environment with enhanced paid training, as well as employee benefits and EAP support. ILS provides the opportunity to enrich people's lives while attaining professional development in a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Along with sensitivity to personal disability and other issues faced by seniors, an ideal candidate has:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2 year College Program or Personal Support Worker Certification or equivalent
  • 2 years relevant experience and sound practical knowledge in working with disabled individuals
  • Reliable transportation and Valid Ontario Driver's License
  • Standard First Aid and CPR
  • Able to obtain a Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Screening
  • Problem solving skills and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Please apply in writing, indicating the position for which you are applying, to:

Human Resources Coordinator
Independent Living Services of Simcoe County & Area
Email: jobs@ilssimcoe.ca
Fax: 705-737-1874  

To Download Application, click on link below:
 
Application For ILS Employment Opportunites

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for
an interview will be contacted.

 
 

 

44 Cedar Pointe Drive, Unit 1102 Barrie, Ontario  L4N 5R7
Tel:  705-737-3263   TTY: 705-737-3242   Fax:  705-737-1874
1-800-465-1133

 

 

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