Jobs at Autism Ontario

Autism Ontario is looking for a Bilingual Community Events Coordinator.

As a Community Events Coordinator (CEC), you will be responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing events that support families in relation to ASD such as Social Learning Opportunities (SLO’s) and workshops for families and professionals in the assigned region. The CEC works collaboratively with parents, other staff, volunteers, the Chapters and professionals to coordinate and successfully deliver these events.

Location: Northeast Region (general areas of Muskoka, Huntsville, North Bay, and Parry Sound)
Hours: 18.75 hours per week including some evenings and weekends

Responsibilities include:
  • Plan, coordinate and implement ASD events such as Social Learning Opportunities (SLO’s) and workshops for families and professionals.
  • Identify suitable venues, schedule activities, procure accommodations, create and distribute marketing materials, recruit and organize volunteer support.
  • Work collaboratively with Autism Ontario staff to research topics related to ASD, acquire understanding of family needs and give input into solutions such as expert speaker workshops and SLO’s
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with Chapter volunteers and staff.
  • Coordinate and support event requests by providing guidance and ensure detailed proposals, including purpose, target audience, and budget; review event feedback for future events; maintain all event documentation, as well as, track and record relevant program data in a timely manner.

Qualifications include:
  • A certificate in event management is preferred
  • Experience working with a charitable organization, volunteers and community partners.
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • A proven track record of working with community service providers within a not-for-profit organization.
  • Fluency in written and oral French is mandatory.
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple projects or programs; strong attention to detail.

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Autism Ontario is looking for a Chapter Support and Volunteer Coordinator.

As a Chapter Support and Volunteer Coordinator you will assist in managing our extensive network of volunteers across the province. You will be responsible for assisting in implementing our new volunteer management software, training volunteers, recruiting new volunteers and providing admin support.

Location: Toronto Provincial Office at King and Dufferin
Contact: Full Time until July 2017

Key Responsibilities include:

Volunteer Coordinator
  • Act as the first point of contact for questions from volunteers
  • Assist in developing job descriptions for volunteer roles
  • Ensure volunteer profiles are up to date
  • Act as a system administrator
  • Update volunteer schedules
  • Assist in onboarding new volunteers
  • Coordinate job specific training required for volunteer roles
  • Provide one on one training as required on volunteer management software
  • Assist in developing and executing a strategy to recruit specific volunteer roles

Chapter Support
  • Track Chapter status compliance per Chapter Agreements
  • Track Chapter grant applications, contracts and reporting commitment
  • Prepare insurance requests as needed
  • Manage province wide posting of calendar events for all chapter activities including AGM and Fundraising Events
  • Update and distribute Chapter Leadership Council contact list and list of who to contact at Provincial Office
  • Manage Chapter mail outs including educational info and swag
  • Collection of data from Chapters to create baseline knowledge of participation in various activities and programs

Qualifications include:
  • A post grad certificate in Human Resources Management or Volunteer Management
  • 1-3 year experience working with a charitable organization and volunteers
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.
  • Fluency in written and oral French is an asset
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple projects or programs; strong attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required as is the ability to work collaboratively with partners and stakeholders.

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Jobs in Autism

Endless PossABILITIES provides behaviour intervention therapy to children (ages 2-14) with ASD and other exceptionalities. They are currently seeking two Instructor Therapists to work part time, providing centre and home based therapies to the children we service. We currently have 2 part time positions for Instructor Therapists working one on one with children in centre based as well as in-home settings.


The Instructor Therapist will report to the Senior Therapist, and is responsible for providing therapy interventions using ABA/IBI principles following written programs as directed by ST, program director and/or psychologist. The ideal candidate will possess knowledge of ABA/IBI principles in implementing programming objectives and 2-4 years direct experience working with children with exceptionalities.

Qualifications include:
University Degree with a Behavioural Science College diploma in a related field
experience working with children with disabilities including ASD
must be able to work as a team player
understand augmentative communication devices and PECS
experience working with children with exceptionalities, preferably ASD,
knowledge of a variety of therapies including DTT, NET, ITT, etc.

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Hands requires a bilingual Autism Spectrum Disorder Consultant to offer a range of services to school boards and school authorities which include Connections for Students, transition support, resource development and child specific consultation according to Ministry guidelines in various communities through the direction of the Manager for the School Support Program – Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).

Qualifications include:
  • Bachelor degree in Psychology or Human Services and Board Certified Assistant Behaviour Analyst (BCaBA)
  • Minimum two (2) years parallel or three (3) years related work experience in the area of applied behaviour analysis, adult education and Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Superior knowledge of Autism Spectrum Disorder and behavioral principles
  • Skills and experience in planning and providing adult training to organizations
  • Broad knowledge of preschool and school environments
  • Demonstrated ability to use a variety of word processing, database, spreadsheet applications, electronic mail and Internet applications

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