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Job Number:  35028
Child Youth Care Worker - Territory Treatment Centre
Job Posted: Tuesday, 16 May 2017
Closing Date: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
(53 days ago)
UP Community Services
Region: Northwest Territories - other areas Type: Full time
Location: Yellowknife Salary: $45,711.00 - $63,272.00




Unlimited Potential Community Services empowers individuals and families to reach their full potential and enhance community well-being.


Position: Full Time Child Youth Care Worker (TTC) – Yellowknife, NWT


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 mental health. Our clients, who range from 6 to 12 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 & Benefits:  Salary Range: $45,711.00 - $63,272.00 annually, plus a Vacation Travel Allowance of $5,400.00 per annum. Please note that the salary will be commensurate with education and experience. We provide full-time employees with a 100% employer paid health benefits package (which includes vision, dental and prescription drug coverage, massage therapy, etc.), a 100% employer paid RRSP equaling 3% of annual salary, and a flexible schedule. We also offer free courses and workshops in-house for all of our employees.




Closing Date:  Tuesday, May 30th, 2017



Please fill out an application with your resume:




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.

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Human Resources
Contact Details:
Head Office
Human Resources
UP Community Services
Centre 170 10403 172 Street
Suite 380
Edmonton, AB, T5S 1K9

Tel: (780) 440-0708
Fax: 780-440-0760
www:   www.upcs.org

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