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.
The Youth Support Worker works as part of a large multi-disciplinary team that provides treatment for substance use for youth (13-18) in a residential setting. This position would require a combination of daytime and evening shifts, both during the week and on the weekend. The team works within the strategic objectives of the Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) to ensure the provision of effective and efficient services to our participants. As a treatment team member, the YSW will utilize trauma-informed practice to provide primary care, case planning, and respond to the youth's emotional and practical needs.
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Academic and Job Experience Required:
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Youth Support Worker Team Lead, Traverse Program
"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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