Alberta Council of Disability Services


Opportunities in the Sector

Below is a listing of current available positions from ACDS members, along with job boards in the sector that are regularly updated. Contact to submit a job posting.

St. Paul Abilities Network (SPAN) - Executive Director  More Information and to apply

The St. Paul Abilities Network (SPAN) is recruiting for an Executive Director who can guide the organization in the next phase of its strategic plan. We are looking for a leader who has a demonstrated track record working in the non-profit sector combined with sound human resource, finance and risk, and strategic management competencies. The successful candidate will be an effective communicator with strong interpersonal skills; employs a collaborative approach that values team work; and works constructively with a governance board. The Executive Director will lead an experienced management and administrative team overseeing SPAN’s operations and will report to the board of directors.

Transitions - Team Lead  More Information and to apply

Transitions is looking for a creative, innovative and energetic person to become a Team Lead for Residential Supports. A Team Lead is responsible for supporting the leadership team in their effort to achieve Transitions’ Vision and Mission statements. Through commitment and coaching, the Team Lead will assist Direct Support Professionals in aligning their support with our values.

Crowsnest Community Support Society -  Executive Director  More Information and to apply

*Reposted - Application date deadline changed*

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director is a senior-management role with strategic operational and service area responsibility. This role has responsibility for the overall strategic planning and priority setting for the Society and direct leadership responsibilities for the Society’s business/service plan.

Care Human Services  - Careers  More Information and to apply

People Empowering People. Care Human Services is a proactive organization recognized for its commitment to excellence in providing inclusive and diverse services. Founded in 1969, our organization encompasses a variety of programs in the Disabilities Sector. 

Care Human Services supports individuals who range from children to adults, and lower level needs to complex behavioural needs in higher stressed environments.  Care Human Services, is an accredited, not-for-profit, charitable organization that provides a wide range of community services in Northwest Alberta.

Chrysalis An Alberta Society for Citizens with Disabilities - Careers   More Information and to apply

At Chrysalis we believe it is essential to ensure the individuals whom we serve are valued members of the community in which we live. Chrysalis provides personalized services to assist individuals with disabilities achieve their employment, volunteer and recreation goals.

We are looking to grow our team with people who share our passion, energy, and integrity as community builders, capacity engineers, advocates, and activists to create meaningful and enriching experiences and opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Developmental Disabilities Resource Centre (DDRC) - Careers   More Information and to apply

The DDRC is a non-profit, registered, charitable organization that has been operating for 65 years. We offer various programs and resources for children and adults with developmental disabilities. The DDRC promotes awareness and supports communities to include persons with developmental disabilities, thereby strengthening communities for all citizens. The DDRC hires passionate, driven individuals committed to a team culture of collaboration, trust, and wellness for all. If you want a role where your work truly counts, we may have opportunities that match your skill set and passion, for more information visit our website.

Options - Careers   More Information and to apply

Providing Care & Support to People With Disabilities. Developing New, Exciting and Innovative Supports for Individuals Since 1986.

We are constantly seeking talented individuals to join OPTIONS, for more information visit our website. 

Prospect - Careers  More Information and to apply

We help people find fulfilling jobs. We also offer fulfilling jobs.

Prospect hires talented, creative people. Joining our team means you get to make a difference in people's lives. Our people are innovative, collaborative, professional, enthusiastic, and driven. If you are too, we'd love to see your resume for one of the positions posted. If you don't see a position that fits your skill set, send us your resume anyway. We're always looking for people who have the qualities mentioned above, and something might come up.

Rehoboth Christian Ministries - Careers   More Information and to apply

VISION: By the grace of God, all persons with disabilities have a meaningful and dignified place in society where they can live, contribute and fellowship with others.

VALUES: Rehoboth values are Christ-like, including; Serving; Compassion; Dignity; Inclusivity; Integrity; Commitment Rehoboth Christian Ministries is a service agency supporting adults with developmental disabilities. We have locations in five regions throughout Alberta: Edmonton, South, Calgary, Central and North West.

We are a CET Level 2 Accredited Non-Profit agency who offers employees competitive wages, RRSP matching, vacation accrual that exceeds Alberta Employment Standards, extended health benefits, sick time, long term disability insurance. Paid internal training including: Abuse Reporting Protocol, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, Medication Administration, Trauma Informed Care, Mental Health First Aid, Open Futures Learning modules, SURGE learning modules and Positive Behaviour. For more information and to apply to any of our current job openings please visit our website.

Transitions - Careers   More Information and to apply

A career with Transitions is a career unlike any other. That’s because it’s more than a profession, it’s a passion. From our newest team members to those with life long experience, every employee shares one thing in common – to make a difference in the lives of people. If you share our passion for making a positive impact on others and in your community, a career with us is perfect for you.

Vecova - Careers   More Information and to apply

Operating since 1969, Vecova is an accredited, non-profit society and a registered charity. We provide a wide range of supports and services for persons with disabilities and diverse needs. Vecova Centre for Disability Services and Research (Vecova) is a leading-edge, registered non-profit charitable research and service agency. Affiliated with the University of Calgary, Vecova is recognized as a leader in the field of disability services and research.

Winnifred Stewart Association (WSA) - Careers  More Information and to apply

Develop your career with WSA Join our team at WSA, develop your career, and make a difference in the lives of others. We believe our staff should have the opportunity to pursue their dream career and be recognized for a job well done. As a dedicated, enthusiastic, and flexible WSA employee, you will be part of a caring, motivated team that continues to help enhance the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities.

There are plenty of jobs out there, but we offer more than just a job. As a fair and forward-thinking employer, we offer competitive full-time benefits, flexible part-time shifts, a Recognition Excellence employee program, and a supportive, team-based environment. Apply for a position with WSA today, and see where your career takes you!

WJS Canada - Careers   More Information and to apply

WJS is recognized for program excellence, excellence that is powered by the commitment and creativity of its employees. Our team of over 450 employees keeps us in the vanguard of policy and program development and service excellence. Our first-rate programs in the fields of community living/PDD, children and families, youth justice, and supported employment, which are are all accredited or certified, are highly regarded in the three provinces in which we offer services. We are proud to support our programs–and our staff–with our commitment to training and staff development.
We want to build our team with people who share our commitment to service, community and individualized programming, and who share our values of integrity, inclusion, work-life balance, life long learning, excellence, leadership and justice.

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