Job Posting 99243

Youth Outreach Worker
Community Bridge
North Coast / Nechako / North East
Dawson Creek, BC
closes in 4 days (Thu, 29 Feb)
full time - temporary / contract
Temporary Full Time until the return of the Incumbent
Position Title: Youth Outreach Worker - Temporary Full Time
Location: Dawson Creek and surrounding area including Pouce Coupe.
Posting Circular: 15-23-24
 
Qualifications: Diploma in Child and Youth Care, or a comparable Diploma in another Human Services Discipline. 1-year related experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience may be considered. Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills in English. Computer literacy.
 
Duties: Identifies client problems, needs, and risks. Supports youth to engage in services to increase their physical and emotional safety and well-being. Plans and provides support to youth to connect with activities and resources within the community and culturally relevant activities for positive youth engagement. Provides positive interactions through outreach work with youth between 13 -18 years of age with a focus on vulnerable youth who are not connected to services. Service delivery area is Dawson Creek and surrounding areas including Pouce Coupe.
 
Other Job Information: The Youth Outreach Worker will have access to a roadworthy program vehicle. Must possess a valid Class 5 BC driver’s license. Ability to operate a PC and related application software programs. Work may not always be done within normal working hours, depending on the client’s needs and time availability of the clients therefore some evening and weekend work is likely.
Hours of Work: 35 hours per week, temporary until the return of the incumbent.
 
Vehicle Use: Transports youth using program vehicle when required. Must have a Class 5 BC driver’s license.
 
Hourly Rate: Grid level 11 $26.74 – $30.69 per hour according to experience
 
Closing Date: January 29, 2024
Start Date: February 1, 2024, or as soon as possible.
 
This is a unionized position with the BCGEU.
 
Submit Applications To: Executive Director, Community Bridge, 10142 – 101 Ave., Fort St. John, BC V1J 2B3 or email to For information about Community Bridge go to communitybridge.ca For information about the Community of Dawson Creek go to www.dawsoncreek.ca
 
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