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Job Number:  37790
Youth Settlement Worker
Job Posted: Thursday, 31 August 2017
Closing Date: Friday, 22 September 2017
(61 days ago)
Drive Youth Employment / Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Contract - Part time
Location: 2106 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC Salary: $22.20/hour

Youth Settlement Worker

The Youth Settlement Worker works within a high-energy, collaborative team to provide employment, language, and community support to newcomer youth. The position works out of Drive Youth Employment Services, Frog Hollow Neighbourhood Houses’ youth satellite.

Hours: 28 hours/week
Starting Salary: $22.20/hour
Start Date: October 2, 2017
Contract: Until March 31, 2018 with possibility of extension

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide 1:1 case management services for newcomer youth ages 19-30 including needs assessments, employment counseling, and program referrals

  • Support newcomer youth to integrate with local youth services, community centres, language training, housing, food hubs, etc.

  • Create and implement a plan for community outreach and promotion

  • Maintain an excellent working knowledge of community resources

  • Maintain accurate and consistent client files in iCARE reporting system

  • Complete quarterly progress reports for submission to IRCC

  • Achieve targets related to number of clients served, and number of 1:1 sessions delivered

  • Participate in youth department team meetings, settlement staff meetings, and case conferencing




  • Post-secondary degree in child and youth care, social work, or related degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Minimum 2 years experience working with newcomer youth

  • Minimum 2 years of experience providing settlement and/or employment services

  • Excellent organization and time management skills, including ability to manage high


  • Excellent administrative skills including database management

  • Broad knowledge of community resources available for newcomers, and working

    relationships with other service providers

  • Ability to communicate in a fast-paced multi-cultural setting

  • Commitment to ongoing training

  • CCDP an asset

  • Second Language is an asset



Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
Please apply by email only to Shawna Smith, Director of Youth Services & Communications Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House at by September 22, 2017
Contact Details:
Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House / Drive Youth Employment Services
2106 Commercial Drive
Vancouver, BC, V5N 4B4
www:   www.froghollow.bc.ca

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