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JOB POST #4317-2023

Intervenor Services Coordinator

Date Posted: June 6th, 2023 Date Closing: July 8th, 2023

Do you love helping others? Are you looking for a career with purpose?

With a career at Sensity, you will exercise creativity and experience personal growth and fulfillment through meaningful human connections.

Sensity has an exciting opportunity for an Intervenor Services Coordinator (ISC) to join our team of front-line supervisors in the Vaughan, ON area. Reporting to the Manager of Intervenor Services, this position supervises a team of 10-15 Intervenors in a Supported Independent Living Program. The ISC ensures a strong team environment, coordinating and overseeing the delivery of programs for consumers in accordance with their person-centered plans.

About Sensity!

Sensity is a registered charity providing services and programs to members of the deafblind community. We are recognized in Canada and around the world as a leader in the provision of Intervenor Services.

Sensity Offers:

  • A competitive wage and benefit plan including a health spending account
  • 4 weeks vacation
  • Paid sick days
  • An RRSP program where we match your contributions up to 3% of your earnings
  • On-call incentive program
  • Up to 50% reimbursement for the successful completion of relevant classes at other learning institutions after one year of service
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Opportunities to participate in conferences and workshops in the community and abroad

Key Activities:

  • Overseeing day-to-day operations for the assigned consumers.
  • Supervises the team of Intervenors working with the consumers; commending excellent performance and addressing performance concerns.
  • Working alongside the Intervenors to ensure program quality standards of care/consumer satisfaction are met.
  • Provides on-call support anywhere from once biweekly to once monthly.
  • Handling inquiries and addressing concerns; advocating for the needs of the consumer and their family.
  • Providing guidance and support to the Intervenors, including assisting with ad hoc problem solving.
  • Recruiting and hiring new Intervenors and ensuring appropriate orientation and training of new Intervenors.
  • Scheduling and conducting team meetings.
  • Conducting progress reports and performance appraisals.
  • Handling biweekly payroll approval for your team of Intervenors.
  • Handling budget management and processing financial documents for your programs.
  • Ensures appropriate protocols are in place to address medical, behavioural and health and safety issues.

Education and Experience Required

  • Post secondary education in Human Services, Social Services (or equivalent).
  • Experience working with individuals with disabilities and/or sensory loss.
  • Two (2) years experience leading a team in a supervisory role .
  • Formal supervisory/leadership training an asset.
  • Working knowledge of medication administration.
  • Understanding of the Employment Standards and Occupational Health and Safety Acts.
  • Ability to speak, read and write in French is preferred but not required.
  • Computer proficiency, with knowledge of MS Office Suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and database software.
  • Employment is conditional upon receipt of a successful Vulnerable Sector Police Check along with a clean current driver’s abstract.
  • Valid driver’s license Class G, access to a reliable vehicle, and ability to obtain automobile insurance with a minimum liability of two million dollars is required.

Working Environment and Physical Demands

  • The position is primarily performed in a congregate care setting of a residential home environment, and includes supporting individuals in other public/community settings.
  • Eligible for agency hybrid work from home model after successful completion of onboarding.
  • Salaried position based on 40 hours / week, with flexibility to work evenings & weekends.
  • This position is required to be on-call outside of business hours on average for one week of every 4-6 weeks.
  • Occasional travel within Southwestern Ontario, including Sensity main office in the Vaughan, ON area.

If you are interested in the Intervenor Services Coordinator position located in Paris please apply by submitting your resume and cover letter.

How to Apply:

Applicants are invited to apply on our company career page or send resumes to

Please reference this job posting in your email: JOB POSTING #4317-2023