Job Posting 76353

Child & Youth Outreach Worker - Art Specialist
North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society
Kootenay
Kaslo
closes in 38 days (Tue, 30 Nov)
part time - term / contract  •  Wage starting at $28.50-32.50/hour

Temporary Part-time Employment Opportunity

Child & Youth Outreach Worker - Art Specialist

An exciting opening for an Art Therapist to work with children and youth in Kaslo.

28 hours/week September to June- for 2 years(subject to funding)

As the Child and Youth Outreach Worker you will provide comprehensive evidence-based services for children and youth under the age of 19, residing in Kaslo and the surrounding area. You will work closely with members of the counselling team, referring agencies and community partners. Clinical supervision will be provided.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related social services field, with a Diploma in Art Therapy or a lesser degree with a combination of training and experience
  • Registered with CATA/BCATA.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and conducting psycho-educational support groups for children and youth, including art therapy.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and skills in assessment and treatment of children and youth who experience mental, emotional and behavioural problems.
  • Demonstrated consultation and liaison skills with external agencies.
  • Driver’s licence and access to a vehicle for work purposes.

Please email the Administrator at North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society with your resume and cover letter addressing the preferred qualifications to: .

Wage starting at $28.50-32.50/hour

The position will remain open only until a suitable candidate is hired. Only those shortlisted will be contacted.

NKLCSS is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage members of the BIPOC and LGBTQIA2S+ communities to apply.

Full job description at https://nklcss.org

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