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CHAP Worker Job Posting/Application


CHAP Workers promote active living for children and adults with developmental disabilities including autism and/or physical disabilities in their own home or in the community, while providing parent relief. Workers registered with the CHAP Program are connected with families looking for support and relief.

Note: Workers on the registry are not employees of the CHAP Program and are considered self-employed.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide safe, stimulating and recreational support both in the home and in the community
  • Provide care and supervision according to the individuals needs
  • Provide respite/support services as requested by the parent/guardian
  • Network with community groups, facilitate inclusion and act as a positive role model
  • Maintain communication with the Program Coordinator


  • Ability and willingness to work with persons with disabilities
  • Effective communication skills with both verbal and non-verbal populations
  • Commitment to providing quality life experiences in home and in the community
  • Experience providing care and support to persons with disabilities is an asset
  • First Aid and CPR is an asset


  • Variable hours (days, evenings, weekends, overnights, relief, summer)
  • Part-time (possibility of additional hours)

How to Become a CHAP Worker:

  • Submit your resume and complete an application form
  • Attend an Interview (set up by a Program Coordinator)
  • Provide three references
  • Provide a Police Reference Check
  • Provide a Vulnerable Persons Check
  • Completion of the online Safeguards "Respite Worker Training Certificate" (The cost is $28.25 including H.S.T.)
  • Attend a half day CHAP Orientation Session

If you are interested in becoming a CHAP Worker, please complete a Worker Application: 

  • To complete the Worker Application online please use:
    Online Worker Application 
  • If you would prefer to submit the forms by mail or Fax, please print the following forms:

    CHAP Worker Application - Mail/Fax [PDF]

    Referral Agreement - Mail/Fax [PDF]

      Your resume must accompany your Worker Application

    Mail to:
    CHAP Program
    Northumberland Family Respite Service
    72 Walton Street
    Port Hope, Ontario
    L1A 1N3
    Fax: 905 885-9758

    Your Worker Application and resume will be reviewed by a Program Coordinator.  Suitable applicants will be contacted for an interview.

    For more information contact 905 885-6671or email CHAP PROGRAM

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