We are looking for a Full Time Youth Worker for our Youth Shelter in Medicine Hat.
Here is how you will contribute as a Full Time Youth Worker with the Roots Youth Shelter.
o Provide care, support, and supervision for up to four youth ages 12-17 in a youth shelter setting using a trauma-informed, strengths-based, participant-centered approach.
o Create positive interactions to enhance social skills, recreational opportunities, and connection to the community for youth.
o Demonstrate knowledge of a wide variety of intervention strategies.
o Willing to work a flexible schedule to support the needs of the program and participants; shifts will include a combination of day, evening, and overnight hours. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 4:30pm pm to 8:30 am and open 24 hours on Saturday and Sunday.
This is a full-time position (40 hours a week) that is made up of 4 - 10 hour shifts on a 5-week rotation.
The shifts consist of:
· 11:00pm-9:00am *6 awake shifts in total per 5-week rotation
This exciting position starts as soon as we find the right person!
Here is what we have to offer:
o A rewarding career in a positive workplace that promotes a healthy work/life balance.
o Ongoing paid training.
o Hourly Rate $22.95
o Group Benefits: extensive group benefits package, company paid pension, Employee and Family Assistance Program, time off allowances.
Here is what you need to get an interview:
o Child and Youth Care Certificate or Diploma in a related field. A combination of education and experience may be considered.
o Six months’ experience in human services.
o Excellent interpersonal, communication, coaching and intervention skills.
o Strong computer skills.
o Current Standard First Aid CPR Level C Certificate or CSA Standard Z1210-17 Intermediate First Aid Certificate
o Clear Child Intervention Record Check, dated within the past six months.
o Clear Police Information Check with vulnerable sector, dated within past six months.
o Valid Class 5 Driver’s License, Driver’s Abstract, and use of reliable vehicle with $2M Third Party Liability insurance.
If you’re looking to make a difference, make it with McMan!
To apply please upload your cover letter and resume to Indeed before September 20, 2023.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $22.95 per hour
- Company pension
- Dental care
- Employee assistance program
- Extended health care
- Paid time off
- Vision care
- 8 hour shift
- Evening shift
- Night shift
- Can you confirm that you have had a Class 5 Driver's License for at least 3 years in Canada, and that your 3-year Driver's Abstract will have less than six (6) demerits?
- Human Services: 1 year (preferred)
- Standard First Aid Level C Certificate (preferred)
Work Location: In person
Application deadline: 2023-09-20