William W. Creighton Youth Services

Inspiring youth to nurture healthy communities

Youth Worker – Kenora
Employment Youth Worker – Kenora

Location

Portage Youth Centre, Kenora Ontario

Closing Date

None (Open Ended)

Position Status
This is a casual on-call position to provide support/relief.
Qualifications
Preferred: Child and Youth Worker Diploma from an accredited College or University
Candidates with alternate qualifications may also be considered where the person has related experience: H.B.S.W., B.S.W., B.A. Sociology or Psychology, Native Family Worker Diploma, Native Mental Health Worker Diploma, Developmental Service Worker Diploma. Social Service Worker Diploma, Early Childhood Education Diploma and/or significant related work experience.
Skills
Applicants must have an awareness of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

Applicants must have a demonstrated ability in the following:

  1. Above average verbal skills;
  2. Ability to confront youth in a consistent and constructive manner;
  3. Above average interpersonal skills;
  4. Ability to control and stimulate groups of adolescents

Possession of a valid Ontario Driver’s License and current First Aid Certificate;

Applicants must be able to work shift work.

Salaray
As per collective agreement
Apply To
Sheri Norlen, Manager of Residential Services
William W. Creighton Youth Services
436 Rabbit Lake Road
Kenora Ontario, P9N 4M3
Creighton delivers services that focus on Caring for Youth and Community