Employment Youth Worker – Kenora
Portage Youth Centre, Kenora Ontario
None (Open Ended)
This is a casual on-call position to provide support/relief.
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.
Applicants must have an awareness of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
Applicants must have a demonstrated ability in the following:
- Above average verbal skills;
- Ability to confront youth in a consistent and constructive manner;
- Above average interpersonal skills;
- 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.
As per collective agreement
Sheri Norlen, Manager of Residential Services
William W. Creighton Youth Services
436 Rabbit Lake Road
Kenora Ontario, P9N 4M3