compensation: Salary is based on experience and education employment type: full-time
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We are currently seeking a full-time youth support worker to provide support and supervision to at-risk youth.
Applicant must be flexible to work 24-hour shifts, sleeping on-site within a residential setting.
Diploma in Child and Youth Care or similar support field, or a combination of education and experience. Life and parenting experience a definite asset Criminal Record Check and Ministry Check that clears applicants to work with the Vulnerable Sector.
Full BCDL and Driver’s Abstract
Vehicle is required
You take pride in your work and have a good work ethic
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Computer skills as well as report writing skills.
Organizational and time-management skills
Previous experience in a residential setting would be a definite asset.
Position details, but not limited to:
Working with in-care adolescents that may have experienced trauma, including those with MH challenges and/or addictions.
To comply with all Policies and Procedures
To follow existing individual treatment plans
Organizing and participation in recreational activities and outings
Cooking, cleaning, shopping, transportation
Ability to stay calm in a crisis situation
To be flexible, resourceful and possess good time management skills
Good judgement, attention to detail, problem solving and decision-making skills
Crisis intervention training an asset
Salary Based On Experience and Education
Reference ID: L-IHSW Level2 2021
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
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