Youth Care Worker/Personal Support Worker
Location: Regina & Pilot Butte
Reference #: 20-133
Contact: Jana Kakakaway @ 306-751-2475
Closing Date: Jul 02, 2020 - 11:59 PM
We are currently looking to fill 10-15 casual Youth Care Worker /Personal Support Worker positions in the Multiple Program South. The requirement is availability for a minimum of 4 shifts every two weeks.
The role of the Youth Care Worker is to provide care, support, and role modelling to vulnerable persons with complex needs, behavioural issues, developmental disabilities, mental health disorders, and/or other related issues. The Youth Care Worker is actively engaged and fully participates in all aspects of the participants residential experience, providing the participants with a safe, nurturing, predictable, and structured living environment. The Youth Care Worker is also involved in the implementation of the participants' treatment plan and in meeting their emotional and physical needs.
Education and Experience:
• Minimum of 1-3 years of experience working with children, youth, and/or adults with behavioural, cognitive, mental health, and/or developmental challenges.
• A certificate, diploma, or degree in child and youth care (CYC) or in a related field of study.
• Therapeutic Camp training, Wilderness training, or Bronze Swimming Medallion training an asset.
Hourly wages for this position is $22.71 - $29.35, dependent on experience and education.