Crisis Support Worker

Location : My Homes

The Saskatoon Downtown Youth Centre Inc. - EGADZ requires Crisis Support Worker and individuals interested in a Full Time for the EGADZ Residential Program. Currently looking for 1 Full Time position. 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 and cultures and issues

· Must have a valid drivers license that reflects a safe driving record - A Driver's Abstract is Required (Within 3 Months).

· Criminal records Check (Within 6 Months)

· Ability to work shift work is a must-days/evenings/nights as well as weekends

Salaries are based on EGADZ current salary grid. Shift premiums are factored in where applicable.

Pension and Health Benefits Program.

Resumes and Cover Letter labelled – Crisis Support Worker, My Homes can be emailed to holly.peters@egadz.ca or mailed/dropped off at EGADZ Youth Centre, 485 1st Avenue North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 1X5 or faxed to (306) 665-1344

Closing Date : July 15, 2020

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