Careers

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Working at Autism Ontario means being part of a unique work culture that revolves around something we all believe in – ensuring individuals with ASD are provided with the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society. A career at Autism Ontario means supporting individuals with ASD to build meaningful connections in their community through education, advocacy and awareness.
 
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Service Navigator

Autism Ontario is a registered charitable organization founded in 1973 and is a strong voice for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Ontario has Chapters serving almost every corner of the province.  Each Chapter is run by dedicated volunteers and local Chapter Leadership Councils.  These volunteers organize and support parent to parent contact, provide official SEAC representation for ASD to boards of educations, camps and public awareness forums.  We pride ourselves on our mission to ensure that each individual with ASD is provided the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society.  We are constantly evolving in order to improve the lives of the people we support.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Title:                      Service Navigator

Location:               Kingston and surrounding area, or Northern Ontario - Please indicate preferred region(s) in cover                                        letter

Salary Range:       $57,000 - $63,000 per year

Hours:                    37.5 hours per week including occasional evenings and weekends as necessary

Job Summary:

During a time of transition and significant program changes, parents/caregivers will require support to understand their options in the new Ontario Autism Program (OAP), and their changed role as system navigators and employers. Autism Ontario will play a key role in offering direct support to families who are accessing or interested in accessing the new program through workshops, training sessions, and individualized support. The focus of these family supports will be on providing information about and orientation to the OAP. This position is dynamic in nature and will require leaders who demonstrate creativity and are collaborative, solution-focused, and flexible.

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Service Navigator – Transition Specialist

Autism Ontario is a registered charitable organization founded in 1973 and is a strong voice for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Ontario has Chapters serving almost every corner of the province.  Each Chapter is run by dedicated volunteers and local Chapter Leadership Councils.  These volunteers organize and support parent to parent contact, provide official SEAC representation for ASD to boards of educations, camps and public awareness forums.  We pride ourselves on our mission to ensure that each individual with ASD is provided the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society.  We are constantly evolving in order to improve the lives of the people we support.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Title:                      Service Navigator - Transition Specialist

Location:               Toronto

Salary Range:       $57,000 - $63,000 per year (Prorated: $28,500 – $31,500)

Hours:                    18.75 hours/week (0.5 FTE) including some evenings

Job Summary:

During a time of transition and significant program changes, parents/caregivers will require support to understand their options in the new Ontario Autism Program (OAP), and their changed role as system navigators and employers. Autism Ontario will play a key role in offering direct support to families who are accessing or interested in accessing the new program through workshops, training sessions, and individualized support. The focus of these family supports (Service Navigators) will be on providing information about and orientation to the OAP. This position is dynamic in nature and will require leaders who demonstrate creativity and are collaborative, solution-focused, and flexible.

The Transition Specialist works collaboratively with Service Navigators to coordinate and successfully deliver events across the province for youth ages 14+ and their families. This role will engage with secondary schools and community agencies serving youth to support the involvement of students in the creation of their own transition plans.

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Service Navigator - School Support Specialist

Autism Ontario is a registered charitable organization founded in 1973 and is a strong voice for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Ontario has Chapters serving almost every corner of the province.  Each Chapter is run by dedicated volunteers and local Chapter Leadership Councils.  These volunteers organize and support parent to parent contact, provide official SEAC representation for ASD to boards of educations, camps and public awareness forums.  We pride ourselves on our mission to ensure that each individual with ASD is provided the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society.  We are constantly evolving in order to improve the lives of the people we support.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Title:                      Service Navigator - School Support Specialist

Location:               Toronto

Salary Range:       $57,000 - $63,000 per year (Prorated: $28,500 – $31,500)

Hours:                    18.75 hours/week (0.5 FTE) including some evenings, weekends

Job Summary:

During a time of transition and significant program changes, parents/caregivers will require support to understand their options in the new Ontario Autism Program (OAP), and their changed role as system navigators and employers. Autism Ontario will play a key role in offering direct support to families who are accessing or interested in accessing the new program through workshops, training sessions, and individualized support. The focus of these family supports (Service Navigators) will be on providing information about and orientation to the OAP. This position is dynamic in nature and will require leaders who demonstrate creativity and are collaborative, solution-focused, and flexible.

The School Support Specialist works collaboratively with Service Navigators to coordinate and successfully deliver events across the province. This role will engage with families who are navigating the school system as well as coordinate in-person and online content to support families to practice positive advocacy in the school system.

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IT Coordinator

Autism Ontario is a registered charitable organization founded in 1973 and is a strong voice for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Autism Ontario has Chapters serving almost every corner of the province.  Each Chapter is run by dedicated volunteers and local Chapter Leadership Councils.  These volunteers organize and support parent to parent contact, provide official SEAC representation for ASD to boards of educations, camps and public awareness forums.  We pride ourselves on our mission to ensure that each individual with ASD is provided the means to achieve quality of life as a respected member of society.  We are constantly evolving in order to improve the lives of the people we support.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Title:                      Information Technology (IT) Consultant

Location:               Autism Ontario Provincial Office – Liberty Village,Toronto

Salary Range:       $48,000 - $52,000 per year, one year contract

Job Summary:

As the IT Coordinator, you will be responsible for providing technical support and training for systems and networks. This position is also responsible for computer systems and software installations and upgrades, and maintaining Autism Ontario’s computer networks and connectivity.

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