Youth Care Worker

Eagle Nest Community and Aboriginal Services - Vanderhoof, BC (8 months ago)

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Lots of room for advancement. This is not just a job, it is an exciting career where you are able to help others!

Are you looking for a new career? ENCAAS offers competitive wages, an amazing benefits package and lots of opportunity for growth. This is the perfect place to start a new career path and a chance to make a real difference in the lives of youth. If you are a person looking for a flexible job, a way to help your community and to gain some valuable experience for future academic pursuits, we are interested in having you join our team at Eagle Nest Community and Aboriginal Services Ltd.


You will provide a therapeutic daily living environment for the residents of ENCAAS homes. This entails providing and maintaining a safe, supportive atmosphere in a residential setting that is culturally open and accessible to all children in care. In addition, you will support the development of children whose families are unavailable or unable to meet their needs. The residential worker position reports directly to the individual ENCAAS Residential Managers.


  • 1-2 year post-secondary education in a related field (Psychology, First Nations Studies, Criminology, Social Work, Nursing, etc.)
  • First Aid certification with CPR C
  • Food Safe certification
  • Clear Criminal Record check for working with vulnerable persons
  • Medical clearance
  • Valid BC Drivers License (Class 5)
  • CPI and SI


ENCAAS operates homes 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Youth care workers work 8 hour shifts.

Deadline for submissions: Ongoing

Please forward all cover letters and resumes to Jennifer Chiappe

Thank you for your interest.

Job Type: Full Time/Part time/Casual

Benefits available for Full Time employees (immediate enrollment)

For the successful candidate, housing can be supplied for 2 months during the initial transition period.

Job Type: Full-time


  • social services: 2 years (Preferred)


  • British Columbia Driver's Licence (Class 5) (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)