Residential Child and Youth Workers

Thompson Community Services - Terrace, BC (30+ days ago)

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Residential Child and Youth Workers (Terrace, British Columbia)

At TCS we pride ourselves in our innovative, flexible and creative approach in the service of individual, families and communities. Fundamental to our purpose is the selection and support of committed staff members. To learn more about our agency please visit our website at www.tcsinfo.ca.

TCS is seeking passionate, skilled, and caring individuals to work with youth in a group home setting in Terrace BC. Full-time (40 hours per week), part-time and casual positions are currently available.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Grade 12 plus one year of experience in a related field of practice.

A Diploma in Child and Youth Care / Social Service Worker/ Health Care, or

related field of discipline, is preferred.

A demonstrated equivalency of education and experience may be considered.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To promote the well-being of children, youth and families by providing a normalized, caring living environment to meet the developmental, emotional and social needs of the youth residents.
  • To encourage opportunities for change and growth through positive interactions in the residence, community, school and family settings.
  • Participate as a positive and cooperative team member.
  • Adhering to the code of ethics as stated by the Standards for Practice of North American Child and Youth Care Professionals.
  • Child and Youth Residential Workers must successfully complete required core training and must successfully pass the Ministry of Children and Family Developmentā€™s secondary HUB screening.

Positions are based in Terrace, BC. These are unionized position which offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits. Pay scale is in accordance with BCGEU Grid 11, $20.78 per hour.

The next review date of applications will be Aug 5th, 2019.This competition will remain open until all positions are filled. We thank all those that express interest; only candidates chosen to proceed in the selection process will be contacted directly.

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

Salary: $20.78 /hour

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Licence:

  • Class 5 Drivers License (Required)

Language:

  • English (Required)
  • French (Preferred)