Youth Support Worker
|Date Posted||Jun 25, 2019|
|Closing Date||Jul 7, 2019|
|Position is||Part-Time Regular |
|Wage||$ TBD |
|Hours per Week||TBD|
Good Shepherd Centres Hamilton, a ministry of the Hospitaller Order of St. John of God, strives to enhance the quality of life for all who seek assistance and support in our community. Good Shepherd Youth Services is committed to helping youth who may be struggling with poverty, family conflict, homelessness, mental health issues, abuse and neglect. We inspire youth to dream, hope and achieve. We strengthen community by believing that no youth stands alone. Each year, Good Shepherd Youth Services helps thousands of youth through strength-based programs including personal counseling, life skills training and educational programs.
An opportunity exists at Notre Dame as:
Youth Support Worker
In this role, you will work to make a difference in the lives of Clients living at Youth Services. Services to clients include assessment, planning, crisis prevention and intervention, supportive counselling, education, advocacy, social/recreational programming, life skills teaching ie: cooking and linkages with other community services.
Work Site Location
Work Site is Bus Accessible
Primary case management and community development skills acquired through a post-secondary education in social services such as Child and Youth Worker, with a demonstrated commitment to the mission values of availability, responsibility, adaptability, quality and dignity. Must have some experience working with Youth. Knowledge of and experience working in residential treatment for Children under the Ministry Guidelines are a plus. CPR certification or willingness to be certified. Ability to speak French and/or other languages considere
How to Apply
Please reply with cover letter and resume quoting Job Posting #YS-33-19 by July 7th, 2019 to
Interim Director of Youth Services
Good Shepherd is an equal opportunity employer operating within an
Job Reference Number #YS-33-19
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