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L'Arche Daybreak is seeking a Program Leader to cover a maternity leave

Friday December 16, 2016

L'Arche Daybreak (Richmond Hill, Toronto) is currently seeking applicants to join the Day Program Team in the role of Program Leader to cover a maternity leave.


As the program leader you work in collaboration with the program assistant(s) in providing appropriate support to the core members who attend the Day Program by:

  • empowering core members to make choices that will ensure that they have a meaningful & engaging day
  • collaborating with other team members to support the physical, psychological and emotional well being of the core members;
  • responding to each core member’s individual needs by respectfully supporting them with daily living skills, personal care, and where needed, administer medication;
  • encouraging core members to achieve the highest level of independence in their vocational skills and relationships;
  • assisting core members in building skills in appropriate areas
  • lead the team meetings, participate in HL/PL meetings and other community processes as appropriate
  • orienting new assistants, relief/part time people as well as volunteers
  • Communicating with  core member’s family and other supports as is appropriate
  • Providing guidance to team members through the Servant Leadership model of leadership

Details in attached document.

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