Youth Worker Counsellor
Our Place Peel is a growing, community-based, non-profit charitable organization that is focused on providing shelter and outreach support for homeless and disadvantaged youth in the Peel Region. We are a leading organization recognized in the community for our commitment to providing youth in need with a safe environment and access to services to help them achieve independence and foster growth.
Our Place Peel’s mission is to empower youth through prevention, intervention and support in accessing safe and sustainable housing. Their vision is for all youth to have a place to call home.
As a Youth Worker, you will be responsible for supporting care path planning at the Residential facility. You will work with guests to develop service plans that support a transition to housing. The Youth Worker supports youth in establishing both short term and long-term goals as it relates to housing, finances, education, employment, family reconciliation and health and wellbeing. The case manager collaborates with their shift partner to complete daily shelter routines, supports in crisis de-escalation and maintains health and safety within the setting. The Youth Worker will be expected to practice within a framework that is a strengths-based relationship-based philosophy of care and a belief in the resilience of youth.
In collaboration with shift partner:
This is an amazing opportunity for a highly motivated leader who is passionate about helping youth and the non-profit sector. To apply, please contact George at . We welcome an exploratory discussion with all those who have an interest and present their resume. For additional information, please visit www.podgroup.ca
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