Unlimited Potential Community Services empowers individuals and families to reach their full potential and enhance community well-being.
CASUAL CHILD YOUTH CARE WORKER
Position: Casual Child Youth Care Worker – Wetaskiwin/Ponoka/Red Deer, AB
At Unlimited Potential Community Services we provide ongoing group care treatment services and educational programs to emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and adolescents, including those with FASD and addictions. Our clients, who range from 6 to 18 years of age, live in a residential, therapeutic setting.
We are looking for an individual who has a passion for working with these at-risk youth, becoming their role model and teaching them life skills through various activities. The successful candidate must also be willing to collaborate with other members of the professional team to develop plans that will assist our clients to once again become valued members of society.
Qualifications/Experience: Must have a diploma/degree in Child Youth Care or related field, good verbal and written communication skills. Previous experience in a residential setting would be a definite asset.
Other requirements: A current, clear Police Information Check, Intervention Record Check, driver’s license, current abstract and vehicle are all required. Must be willing to work shifts and weekends.
Salary: $19.72/hour plus 4% vacation pay.
We also offer free courses and workshops in-house for all of our employees.
Please email your resume to:
Human Resources Department
UP is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a safe, inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds; all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.