Child & Youth Worker

Milieu Children & Family Services - Courtenay, BC (30+ days ago)

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Are you looking for a rewarding career working with Youth? Milieu has exciting career opportunities for you! Apply today to discover the life changing difference you can make!

Milieu Children & Family Services is hiring Child and Youth Workers for Full Time, Part Time, and Casual positions in our Courtenay locations.

When applying, please indicate the following on your resume:

  • Your 3 years minimum combined education and relevant experience associated with community social services
  • If you have a valid BC class 4 or 5 driver's license
  • Your weekly availability to take shifts

Milieu is committed to person-centered support and seeks to foster independence, build relationships, and increase community inclusion and citizenship opportunities for those we serve. Our mission is “to empower and support people as valued, contributing citizens in communities.”

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A diploma in human/social services or a related discipline or an acceptable combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of two-year experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities and/or physical/medical/behavioral support needs or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Negative TB test Clearance
  • Food Safe Certification
  • Criminal Record Check for Children and Vulnerable Adults (Provincial)
  • Clear Health Certificate
  • Valid First Aid and CPR certification
  • Class 5 or where required class 4 unrestricted driver’s license
  • Clear and Current Driver’s Abstract.
  • Mandt Certification (Available training upon successful application)

To qualify for this position you must have a previously completed government criminal record check. Those without a completed Criminal Record Check will not be eligible for employment.

This is a unionized position with the BCGEU.

Current wage range: $20.78 to $24.20

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply through our online application at http://milieu.ca/children/employment/

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Casual, Permanent

Salary: $20.78 to $24.20 /hour

Experience:

  • supporting high risk youth: 2 years (Preferred)