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: Brock Junction After School Program (General Brock Elementary)
Start Date: 03 January 2020
Term/Status: Permanent Part Time
Schedule/Hours: Mon 13:00-18:00, Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri 14:00-18:00 // 21 hours per week
Full time hours during school breaks and VSB professional development days
Hourly Wage:  $21.09-$22.20 per collective agreement

What We Offer:

  • An extensive employer paid benefits package that includes healthcare and dental
  • Municipal Pension Plan
  • 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.
  • Early Childhood education or Infant and childhood education/knowledge.
  • 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
  • Class 5 Driver’s License/ able to obtain Class 4 Unrestricted License preferred
  • Valid First Aid/CPR
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention Certification (training provided if needed)
  • 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 human resources in: Child & Youth Programs, Department, Job Status, Part-Time