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DISABILITY DETERMINATION ADJUDICATOR
Organization:    Ministry of Community and Social Services
Division:    Social Assistance and Municipal Operations Branch
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    4 Permanent, 3 Temporary
Job Code:    3523 - Executive Officer 2
Salary:    Not Available*
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    13702
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Bring your strong clinical knowledge, analytical and investigative skills to provide disability adjudication services to the Disability Adjudication Unit (DAU) of the Ministry of Community and Social Services . The Disability Adjudication Unit is a centralized unit that reviews all medical applications for the Ontario Disability Support Program.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will: assess, analyze, interpret and evaluate medical conditions and impairments of applicants based on information submitted; make disability determination decisions under the Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) Act and legislation; and write detailed summaries of decisions.

How do I qualify?

Mandatory
significant clinical knowledge and experience in an adult medical, psychiatric or rehabilitation setting. Knowledge of physical and mental impairments and the resultant impact on activities of daily living, which is normally acquired through university education and work in one of the health science professions. Proven analytical, investigative and problem solving skills and good clinical judgement to evaluate submitted medical documentation to make a disability determination. Demonstrated strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills to write detailed reports and work as a team player. Computer literacy with programs such as Word and Outlook.

We encourage all applicants to apply online. Please visit our website at http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca or click on the link below.

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 4 Permanent, Downtown, Toronto, Toronto Region
  • 3 Temporary, duration up to 18 months, Downtown, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Ontario Public Service Employees Union
Schedule:   6
Category:   Customer and Client Services
Posted on:   Thursday, February 12, 2009
 
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, February 27, 2009 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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*Indicates the salary listed as per the OPSEU Collective Agreement.
 
 
 
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