Job Posting 99524

Youth Worker
SHARE Family and Community Services
Vancouver & Lower Mainland
closes in 10 days (Mon, 4 Mar)
part time  •  $26.74 - $30.69

Summary:

Youth Workers required for 1:1 Support in Community; as well as in groups assisting youth with special needs (between the ages of 5 - 18) in skills development and goal completion.  A valid driver’s license and use of a vehicle is a requirement.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide a safe and supportive environment for a child or youth with disabilities to develop skills and be involved in the community.
  • Supporting the child or youth to identify goals and desired outcomes.
  • Work collaboratively with the family and others who support the individual.
  • Maintain appropriate and timely documentation.

 

Qualifications and Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Minimum 2 years post-secondary training in field related to child and youth care or community support work.
  • Experience supporting children/youth with disabilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
  • Clean driving abstract record: use of personal vehicle is required.
  • Current First Aid (or willing to attain)

 

Posting Closing Date: March 3, 2024 

 

Start Date:          Immediately

Location:             Tri-Cities

Hours of work:   22 hours per week

 

SHARE recognizes the systemic discrimination that Black, Indigenous, Persons of Colour and many other groups have historically experienced, and continue to face in our society, and in our community. SHARE is committed to being an inclusive, welcoming and unbiased employer and service provider. Further, we are encouraging members of these communities to apply for this position. Please feel free to let us know if you carry any of these identities.

 

Our Organization

SHARE is an accredited non-profit, independent, community-based organization providing leadership and programs in response to the social needs of the residents of the Tri-Cities (Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Anmore and Belcarra), New Westminster and adjacent communities.  SHARE Family & Community Services exists to Connect, Engage, and Strengthen Individuals and Families.

 

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