Youith Worker, Residential

Location : My Homes

Youth Worker, Residential

 

The Saskatoon Downtown Youth Centre Inc. - EGADZ requires Youth Workers and individuals interested in casual positions for our “My Homes” – Youth Housing Program (Shift Work Is Involved).

EGADZ is an inter-agency, non-profit organization whose purpose is to provide services for hard to serve youth in Saskatoon with the mission to encourage and support them to make choices that improve their quality of life. The My Homes Residential Program seeks to provide support services for hard to serve youth who have been involved in at risk & high risk lifestyles. The ideal candidates are non judgmental, compassionate and are able to build trusting relationships with youth.

Qualifications:

• Post secondary education in the human services field, equivalent experience or a combination of both

• Demonstrate and practice a healthy lifestyle

• Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with youth, staff and partnering agencies and maintain strict confidentiality and appropriate boundaries

• Ability to express ideas and concepts effectively in an oral and written form

• Working knowledge of computers (Windows)

• Knowledge of Aboriginal cultures and issues

• Must have a valid driver’s license that reflects a safe driving record - A Driver's Abstract is required (Within 3 Months).

• Criminal Record Check (Within 6 Months)

• Ability to work shift work is required - days/evenings/nights as well as weekends

Salary: $20.02 per hour

Resumes labelled Youth Worker, Residential can be emailed to holly.peters@egadz.ca

EGADZ appreciates everyone who applies; however only those selected for an interview will be notified. No phone calls, please.

Closing Date : November 30, 2020

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