Child Youth Worker

Active Care Youth Services - Kelowna, BC (30+ days ago)

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About Active Care Services:

Active Care Youth and Adult Services is a progressive, innovative organization operating residential resources for children, youth and adults in BC. Active Care has been operating staffed residential resources in Kamloops for 25 years. It is our mandate to provide innovative support services of exceptional quality and to do so in the context of a family home environment.

Goals, Growth and Development:

In Kamloops, we currently operate 36 staffed resources and have approximately 200 employees. Our organization’s goal is to support and develop relationships with communities throughout the province of BC. We are currently opening resources in the communities of Prince Rupert, Smithers, Terrace, Williams Lake, Enderby and Kelowna.

Youth Care Worker Roles and Responsibilities within Active Care Services:

As a live-in support worker with Active Care Youth and Adult Services, you will play a vital role in our organization. Your job will be rewarding, challenging and ever changing. Duties include all aspects of maintaining and taking care of a household, participating with clients in recreational activities, tutoring youth through educational programs, working alongside young adults in vocational programs and supporting them through complex behavioural challenges.

Active Care Services Expectations of Youth Care Workers:

It is our expectation that you will promote and reflect a positive team atmosphere when supporting our youth. This also includes professionalism when you are representing Active Care Youth and Adult Services in the community and/or when you identify yourself as an employee of Active Care Youth and Adult Services.

Additional Employment Potential:

Active Care Youth and Adult Services has experienced tremendous growth and success over the past year. As a result of this success and growth, our organization is seeking skilled and qualified managers and administrative staff. We are looking for talented and qualified individuals who want to be part of an organization that is constantly evolving.

Employment Requirements:

Two work references

One personal reference

Driver’s Abstract

Class 5 Driver’s License

Out-of-Country Criminal Record Check (if applicable, a criminal record check from your home country, if you have lived in Canada for less than 5 years)

Available Positions:

Full-Time Youth Care Worker

How to Apply:

If you are interested in a diverse rewarding position within a dynamic organization and you have relevant education and/or experience; reply with your resume, cover letter and driver’s abstract to the email listed within this posting below. We are currently hiring for full time positions, with an hourly rate based on your education, experience and/or training.

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Contact Recruitment:

778-696-2147 ext. 2

Please respond as soon as possible to the recruitment email provided and we will be conducting interviews next week! Let us know your qualifications, transferable skills and why you would be an asset for this position.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $17.00 to $21.00 /hour


  • Human Services: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)


  • English (Preferred)