Assessor/Navigator ID: 65852

Deadline Date: 2021/03/03

Location:  Thunder Bay

The Assessor/Navigator is the primary program staff of Developmental Services Ontario Northern Region (DSONR) and assists adults with developmental disabilities who wish to apply for MCCSS funded adult developmental services and supports.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 245 B Bay Street
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
 Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion
  • Providing information on MCCSS funded adult developmental services and supports
  • Assisting adults with developmental disabilities with the Application for Developmental Services and Support
  • Administrating the Supports Intensity Scale with individuals in the Developmental Services system
  • Providing service navigation to eligible individuals who are waiting to receive MCCSS funded adult developmental services
An undergraduate degree in Social Work or an acceptable Human Service discipline is required. A minimum of five years working experience including intake processes, conducting assessments and providing service coordination in the human service field is required. Demonstrated ability to relate to individuals with a developmental disability and their families with sensitivity and respect is required. Familiarity with other community sectors such as Children, Education, Justice, Housing and Health is preferred. Ability to explain complex system operations in plain terms, research the availability of community services, and organize self to respond to high work demands are required. Intermediate knowledge of personal computer operation including word processing, data entry, and file management is required. Excellent communication and interviewing skills are required. The ability to speak Ojibway, Oji-Cree or French is considered an asset.
One full-time position available anywhere within the Northern Region of Ontario. The ability to work remotely may be required.

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The needs of people with disabilities in the hiring process will be accommodated upon request.

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

Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
Send applications via email to Kirsi Maki, HR & Management Support, at

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Kirsi Maki
Position Title:
 HR & Management Support
Company Name:
 Lutheran Community Care Centre
 245 B Bay Street
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7B 6P2
Web Address: