child and youth worker

Mee Quam Youth Residence - Cochrane, ON (30+ days ago)

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Salary$$21.31HOUR hourly for 1 to 84 hours bi-weekly
Terms of employment Permanent
Part time
Shift, On Call
Start date As soon as possible
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Job no. 1256620
Source Job Bank
Job requirements


Experience an asset

Specific Skills
Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories; Implement life skills workshops; Appraise clients' needs or eligibility for specific services; Assess client's relevant skill strengths and development needs; Provide suicide and crisis intervention; Resolve conflict situations; Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses; Assist offenders in pre-release and release planning; Implement substance abuse treatment programs; Implement behaviour management programs; Conduct individual and group counselling sessions; Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients; Accompany clients to appointments and social outings
Additional Skills
Administrative and office activities; Housekeeping activities; Food preparation
Work Setting
Group home; Correctional facility
Target Audience
Young offenders
Security and Safety
Driver's validity licence check; Medical exam; Criminal record check
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding
Ability to Supervise
5-10 people
Type of Community or Social Service