Advocacy Planning Support Worker - APSW

Type of opportunity: 

PERMANENT FULL TIME (35 Hours per week)

Family Counselling Centre is a not-for-profit, community-based agency that provides Sarnia-Lambton residents with a variety of professional counselling, support, prevention and coordination services.  

Family Counselling Centre has a permanent, full-time Advocacy Planning Support Worker (APSW) position available.  The APSW provides trustee services, advocacy and case management assistance to adult individuals with a developmental disability who are living independently.


  • The minimum qualification for this position is a Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in Social Sciences
  • Relevant experience with developmentally disabled individuals.
  • Must have own transportation and be willing to meet with clients at their place of residence when necessary
  • Knowledgeable of services provided both by the Centre and by other community service providers

Family Counselling Centre is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities.  If requested, accommodation will be provided during the recruitment process.  This document is available in an alternative format upon request, to accommodate individuals with a disability.

Qualified applicants are invited to submit their electronic resume to

Mary Teft, Human Resources, Family Counselling Centre

at by:

3:00 p.m., April 9, 2018

While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.