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Job Number:  45119
Youth Care Counsellor (Casual) - Intensive Support and Supervision Worker/Curfew Monitoring Position
Job Posted: Friday, 1 June 2018
Closing Date: Friday, 15 June 2018
(9 days ago)
Options Community Services Society
Region: Vancouver & Lower Mainland Type: Casual
Location: Surrey, BC Salary: Competitive Wage

Youth Services Program

Casual On-Call

(Including evenings and weekends)

Youth Services is a life-skills program for youth who may have emotional, social, behavioural or mental health issues, and who are involved in the Youth Justice system.

 

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Conducting in person and telephone curfew checks as part of a 2 person team.
  • Supervising young offenders on probation and assisting them in complying with probation conditions.
  • Assisting youth in finding and securing appropriate housing, as well as assisting them with moving and set up of a new home.
  • Working with youth, ages 12-18, who may display one or all of the above mentioned issues.
  • Responsibility for creating and implementing strategies designed to work toward individual client goals such as the development of social and life skills, communication skills, behaviour management skills and increased independence.
  • May carry a small caseload
  • Developing and participating in recreational groups and activities for youth.
  • Responsibility for scheduling, report writing, budgeting, maintaining contact with social workers.
  • Writing non-compliance orders for probation officers.
  • Writing pre sentencing reports for presentation in court.
  • Possibility of testifying in court
  • Occasional lifting may be required.
  • Some weekends and evenings may be included.

QUALIFICATIONS


Education, Training, and Experience

  •  Bachelor Degree in a related field. Consideration will be given to other related education and experience.

Job Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Direct working experience with target population
  • Current First Aid certificate/Foodsafe
  • Use of reliable vehicle and clean driving record
  • Group facilitation skills an asset
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Integrated case management skills
  • Crisis Line experience is an asset
How to Apply:
Please mention you saw this posting on WorkInNonProfits.ca.
**Please include a cover letter clearly indicating the posting number [#A21122] and outlining your qualifications and related experience for the position.

NOTE: Options Community Services Society is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce. Applicants not selected for an interview will not necessarily be notified. An eligibility list will be maintained for up to 6 months.
Contact Details:
Heather Lynch, Program Manager
Options Community Services Society
9815 – 140 Street
Surrey, BC, V3T 4M4

Fax #: (604) 584-7628
Email:
www:   www.options.bc.ca


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