Job Posting 99702

Outreach Worker - Kids & Youth Program
Hope Mission
Edmonton area
Edmonton, AB
closes in 16 days (Fri, 3 May)
full time  •  $15/hour + 4% Vacation Pay


Job Title : Outreach Worker – Kids & Youth Program 

Based at : R. W. Tegler Youth Centre (3805 118 Ave NW Edmonton, AB)

Reports to : Program Manager, R.W. Tegler Centre 

Hours of work : Shifts will vary from 10am-6pm and 12pm-8pm. Monday-Friday

Start date : Immediate 

Status : Full time 

Wage : $15/hour = 4% vacation pay 



To serve, strengthen and uplift men, women, youth and children through the life-changing gospel of Jesus Christ  


Job Summary: 

An Outreach Worker at the Tegler Youth Centre will work with the Outreach team to run after-school programs for children and youth (ages 6-18) both at the centre and in the community/schools.

Key Attributes: 

  • Teamwork: able to serve alongside a team of outreach workers to run an engaging program for kids and youth
  • Passion for & Commitment to working with children, youth, and families who face a variety of obstacles and challenges in their lives.
  • Program Facilitation: Able to engage a group of children and youth by leading games, and Bible lessons.
  • Multi-Tasking: able to juggle competing needs and prioritize completion of tasks and projects. 
  • Crisis Response: Able to use conflict resolution & de-escalation techniques to manage crisis & conflict situations
  • Flexibility: willingness to adapt as program needs and opportunities change with a joyful attitude. 

Major Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Develop supportive mentoring relationships with children and youth
  • Build rapport with families, schools, and community partners
  • Plan, prepare and implement active and emotionally supportive programs & events for children and youth
  • Lead groups of children and youth in games, lead object lessons and biblical devotions. Lesson planning for activities listed above.
  • Promote positive relationships and choices during program times through effective behaviour management techniques
  • Responsible for entering & filing registration forms, and documentation of critical incidents
  • Responsible for set up and clean-up of program space
  • Provide and serve snacks and meals for children & youth
  • Other related tasks and duties as required

Minimum Qualifications and Skills: 

  • Class 5 driver’s license
  • Physically able to lift up to 50 lbs, run and play active sports and games with youth
  • Excellent communicator 
  • Conflict resolution and verbal de-escalation skills
  • Knowledge of resources and supports available for children, youth, and families in Edmonton
  • Degree in Youth Work, Child & Youth Care, or related education an asset
  • 2-3 years of experience working with children and youth in an after-school setting
  • Standard First Aid certification not required but an asset

Other Requirements: 

  • Being a Christian Organization we require our employees to be in agreement and sign the Hope Mission Statement of Faith. 
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada on a full-time basis. 
  • Able to provide Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Search 
  • A letter of reference from a ministry or church is an asset 
  • Adherence to Hope Mission’s policies and procedures 

To apply, please send: 

  • Resume and 
  • Cover letter stating why you would like to work in a Christian organization  



We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 

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