Program Coordinator (AbleLiving Services)

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Full-time

AbleLiving Services is a non-profit organization providing personal support services to adults with disabilities living within their own home or in one of our independent living facilities. Our clients direct and customize the services they receive and we support them to maximize their independence and enhance their quality of life. We provide services across the Golden Horseshoe in the Mississauga, Burlington, Stoney Creek and Hamilton communities.

AbleLiving, a part of Thrive Group is proud to announce that we have been certified as a GREAT WORKPLACE after a thorough and independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work® Canada. This certification is based on direct feedback from employees, provided as part of an extensive and anonymous survey about the workplace experience.

We are currently hiring a Full Time Program Coordinator to join our team. This position will offer you a competitive wage, benefits, HOOPP pension, paid orientation and on-going professional development opportunities.  If you are an individual who values Teamwork, Honesty, Respect, Innovation, Versatility and Excellence then we would like to hear from you. 


Under the direction of the Manager, this position is responsible for supervising all aspects of program-related service provision to clients. Provides supervision and support to the front-line staff to ensure excellence in client service provision.  Provides input into the development, monitoring and assessment of client services and makes recommendations for improvement as necessary. Manages the selection, recruitment, training and performance of all direct reports.  


  • Diploma or degree in social sciences, RPN diploma or educational equivalent, with at least three years related experience in health and social services environment, or related experience required.
  • Previous experience working in a 24/7 environment and/or with people with disabilities.
  • Experience in providing direct care to seniors and/or people with disabilities an asset.
  • Ability to act as a role model and influence others; foster effective team work; and lead by example are essential for this position.
  • Superior problem-solving skills, ability to multi-task interact with a diverse range of people is essential for this position.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Suite and data base management and have solid analytical and report writing skills.
  • Prior knowledge of the Ontario health care system, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA); Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA); and Employment Standards an asset for this position.
  • Must be highly skilled at communicating in English (both verbally and in writing).
  • Must possess a valid driving licence and reliable vehicle. 

Please submit your resume and cover letter, quoting “Program Coordinator, ”, in confidence, using the Apply Now feature below, or submit by fax at 905-383-7112.

Thrive Group welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation in the completion of this application please contact the HR Department at 289-309-7112.