We’re looking for people who are passionate about making a difference in people’s lives in the community.  If this type of experience interests you, we would love to hear from you.

The Child & Youth Worker provides opportunities for learning and skill development for school-age children and youth through activities designed to promote inclusive programs within the community.

Job Title: Child & Youth Worker 
Location: Vancouver/Richmond
Start Date: ASAP
Term/Status: Casual
Hourly Wage:  $22.25 + 10.2% in lieu of benefits

What We Offer:

  • On-the-job training
  • Professional development
  • Community involvement
  • An inclusive work environment

Requirements/Education/Experience:

  • Certificate or minimum of 1 year in related studies toward a degree such as Therapeutic Recreation, Leisure Studies, Child Care, Social Sciences, or Education.
  • Minimum 1 year direct experience with youth in a recreational setting.
  • Strong interpersonal and team building skills.
  • Formal training in the area of skill development and behavior management an asset.
  • Requires physical strength, good balance, mobility and endurance for recreational activities.
  • Criminal Record Clearance
  • Medical Clearance
  • Satisfactory Driver’s Abstract
  • Restricted Class 4 Driver’s License Preferred (on the job training provided if needed)
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Demonstrated competency in English written and verbal communication
  • Basic computer literacy
  • Eligible to work in Canada

This position requires union membership

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Posted by dda-editor in: Casual, Child & Youth Programs