Child & Youth Wellness Worker

Full-Time | Enaahtig North , Box 7 Alban, ON | 1 Position(s) Available


ENAAHTIG HEALING LODGE AND LEARNING CENTRE Has employment opportunities for the following position Position: Child & Youth Wellness Worker Term: Full Time upon completion of probation Salary Level: $40,000 + vacation pay Location: Enaahtig North Family Healing Lodge – Alban, ON Closing Date: Open till filled DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES Under the direct supervision of the Family Program Manager, the Youth Wellness Worker is expected to contribute to the overall function of the residential treatment team. He/she will assist in program planning, design and delivery, participate in training, treatment planning and daily debriefings of program


QUALIFICATIONS: The successful candidate will: • Post Secondary graduate of Child and Youth Worker, or related social work field or 3 year’s experience working directly with youth in residential setting. • Have understanding group dynamics and group process • Have or willing to obtain First Aid/CPR, PMAB and ASIST. • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills • Be aware of current social issues as they affect Indigenous Youth in regards to trauma and addictions • Have a working knowledge of Traditional ceremonies and practices as they pertain to group work and healing approaches • Have appropriate communication skills, able to write reports and case notes • Willing to incorporate the natural surroundings in all aspects of programming • Willing to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends • Have a valid drivers licence, reliable transportation and obtain or provide a Driver Record Search. • Have a current or willing to obtain a Criminal Records Search including Vulnerable Sector Screening Report. • Be computer literate and able to generate reports as required • Fluency in a First Nations language an asset • Able to work in a team environment • Be a positive role model for clients, co-workers and the community • Consideration of additional skills in the areas of sports/recreation, crafts and outdoor activities

Application Submissions Closed

Sorry we are no longer accepting applications for this career.