Job Posting 59936

Life Skills Facilitator/Coach
Options Community Services Society
Vancouver & Lower Mainland, Surrey, BC
closed 5 days ago (Mon, 20 Jan)
part time  •  Competitive Wage
  • Participate in intake process and case management/goal setting as directed by the Program Manager.
  • Establish a positive rapport and working relationship with assigned youth while modeling positive and appropriate behavior.
  • Assist youth in problem solving and planning to try to assist them in their transition.
  • Ensure an up to date and current knowledge of community resources specific to youth in the service delivery area.
  • Make appropriate referrals to specialty services/resources as required.
  • Liaise with other professionals and agencies in the community and represent the program and the Society in a positive manner.
  • Maintain documentation and reporting requirements as directed by the Program Manager.
  • Provide life skills instruction (1:1 or group) as required in a variety of settings.
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed.
  • Weekends and evenings are required.
  • Make recommendations with regard to the development of the program and participate in the program evaluations.
  • Bachelor degree in Child and Youth Care or a related field. Consideration will be given to other related education and experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Current First Aid certificate.
  • Class 5 Driver’s License, full time use of a reliable vehicle and satisfactory driving abstract
  • Experience working with Aboriginal youth is an asset.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
  • Commitment to a problem-solving approach.
  • Must be sensitive to and respectful of cultural and lifestyle diversity.
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of life skills development issues.
  • Crisis Line experience is an asset.
  • * An eligibility list will be maintained for up to 6 months.

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