Child and Youth Care Worker
|Competition #:|| ||13-088
|Job Category: Part Time|
|Number of hours per week: 20|
| |This is a part-time position for 20 hours per week.
Join us in leading the way and making a difference in the lives of children in care. As a Child and Youth Care Worker you will be responsible for a variety of duties including: evaluating the needs of clients, facilitating family contact and home visits, and maintaining medical records and appointments. Your ability to think creatively will drive you to develop household recreation and community access programs for children and youth. Building meaningful relationships with clients and members of the community make you an effective member of a team dedicated to client care.
Your dedication and professionalism combined with enthusiasm for the field of child and youth care will assist you in supporting our clients in gaining life skills and encouraging growth. You are an effective role model with strong written and verbal communication skills. Your attention to detail and organization skills allow you to write comprehensive reports in an effective and timely manner. You are both willing and able to perform personal care, light household chores and be available to work varied shifts including, evenings and weekends.
You have a Diploma/Degree in Child and Youth Care or equivalent, and experience working with children and youth is preferred. A vehicle and valid Operator’s Licence is required for this rewarding position.
We thank all applicants. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
|Closing Date:|| ||May 01, 2013
Red Deer, Alberta
|Phone: (403) 347-8844
|Fax: (403) 342-1890