Job Posting 75501

SOS Youth Worker
District 69 Society of Organized Services
Vancouver Island & Coastal areas
Parksville
closes in 38 days (Sun, 31 Oct)
part time  •  Dependent on qualifications/experience

Join our Dynamic Team! Looking for a rewarding career in the non-profit sector? SOS is an award-winning charitable organization that has been making life better for residents in the Parksville/Qualicum Beach region since 1968.  What you’ll love about SOS:  Great company culture.  We value each member of our team and what they bring to our organization. Our staff are passionate about their work and together we strive to maintain a positive, supportive, and respectful work environment, and work-life balance.  Competitive salary.

Love to organize and create activities that allow youth to express themselves, develop life skills and build confidence? Have a passion to create a fun and safe space for youth to interact with peers through meals, arts and crafts and connecting them to community resources and providing support? Join our Child, Youth and Family Programs Team!            

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provides support and assists in planning and facilitating youth group programs (Gr.7-9-School Night Out and Gr.10-12–Youth Open Space in both Parksville and Qualicum locations) which include:
    • Planning and preparing snacks and meals for programs
    • Planning and facilitating arts, crafts and activities for the programs
    • Setup and cleanup of room for activities and meals
  • Builds and promotes engagement and positive development through active involvement, healthy relationship building with participants, positive mentorship and well-developed communication skills.
  • Ensures the goals and objectives of the program are met within a team environment.

 Qualifications: 

  • At least one-year previous related experience in program delivery. A related degree or certificate in social services or related discipline is preferred.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of community-based programs and program development.
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills.

Hours of Work: 20 hours/week, 2:00-7:00pm Monday-Thursday, some mornings and weekends as required. Can be on-call for Early years programs as well (8:30-11:45am)
Rate of Pay: Dependent on qualifications and experience
Deadline: Open until filled

Please Note: WorkInNonProfits.ca is not affiliated with and in no way endorses or vets the organization that posted this job. Any links posted within the job will take you to their external site where the same disclaimer applies.

Thanks for looking on WorkInNonProfits.ca and good luck with your job search!