Discover Meaningful Opportunities
With over 3,000 employees, Christian Horizons serves people with exceptional needs in over 300 locations throughout Ontario and Saskatchewan. Christian Horizons seeks qualified employees, who demonstrate the skills, experience and character needed to deliver effective supports to people with developmental disabilities.
Christian Horizons seeks employees who are excited about our vision, mission and values and desire to enhance the lives of people we support. We believe everyone has a unique purpose and unique gifts to share.
Direct Support Professionals
Direct Support Professionals (Support Workers) provide supports to people with developmental disabilities in assisting them to achieve personal growth and actively pursue their goals, dreams and interests.
Direct Support Professionals assist in promoting the implementation of person-centered plans, fostering community inclusion and assisting in activities of daily living, including aspects of personal care.
Thank you for your interest in the student placement program at Christian Horizons. We value the opportunity to support students in their career development and appreciate the enthusiasm students have to offer.
Our diverse work locations offer placement opportunities for students enrolled in Developmental Services Worker, Social Service Worker, Behavioural Science Technology and Child and Youth Worker programs, as well as most programs in the areas of Recreation and Leisure, Health and Wellness, and Community Development.
We also offer opportunities for students in various business administration, marketing, nursing, accounting and administration programs.
To apply for a student placement, please complete the Student Application form and send it, along with your resume, to the volunteer coordinator or recruitment specialist in your community.
All successful student placement applicants will be required to submit a Criminal Reference Check with Vulnerable Sector Search prior to engaging in the placement. Some placements require students to have certification in First Aid/ CPR level C, based on the type of work being performed.
We thank all student placement applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.
This application process is not for volunteer placements. If you are interested in a volunteer opportunity with Christian Horizons, not as part of an academic or college requirement, check out the volunteer page.