Regular Full Time (35 hours/week)
PCRS is a long-standing, award-winning not-for-profit that serves the most vulnerable people in the Province of B.C. We believe that helping the most marginalized individuals and families will raise the health and well-being of the communities we serve. Our vision is to see everyone thriving in strong, healthy communities, and our mission is to inspire healthy and inclusive communities through leadership and collaboration. We value advocacy, diversity and inclusion, empowerment, service excellence, stewardship, and well-being. We have been recognized for placing a high value on work-life balance. Our Employee Family Assistance Program has a full preventative health program, including nutrition awareness, stress reduction, and tools to assist our staff with maintaining a work-life balance. We take care of our people who take care of the people we serve.
PCRS requires an experienced youth outreach worker for the Reconnect program, which operates as part of the Surrey Youth Resource Centres. To meet the needs of the program participants, we strongly encourage Male-identified candidates to apply.
Reconnect workers provide street outreach services and support integrated case management to youth self-identified or referred by MCFD and other relevant community partners. Reconnect workers engage with youth who are initially identified as needing a connection to community supports and resources to promote re-integrating with longer-term supports, family, community, employment and other resources.
Academic and Job Experience Required:
Child and Youth Care Degree or B.A. in a related field, plus one-year related experience. Or a Child and Youth Care Diploma plus 2 years’ experience, or a combination of education and related work experience with at-risk youth.
“PCRS fosters an environment that ensures a sense of belonging, dignity, and respect. We welcome applications from persons with diverse backgrounds and all abilities.”
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