Overview

Ferguson-O’Brien Family Care child and youth worker Contract in St. John’s, NL

Ferguson-O’Brien Family Care

Branch St. John’s NL CA

Position:
child and youth worker
Location:
St. John’s, NL

Implement behaviour management programs; College/CEGEP or equivalent experience Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)….

Job requirements Languages English

Education College/CEGEP or equivalent experience

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.) Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate

Experience Experience an asset

Weight Handling More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Work Setting Private residence

Specific Skills Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs; Resolve conflict situations; Implement behaviour management programs; Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research; Assist clients/guests with special needs; Accompany clients to appointments and social outings

Target Audience Adolescents; Children; Persons with mental health disabilities; Persons with an intellectual disability; Males

Security and Safety Child abuse registry check; Child welfare check; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance; Adult Abuse Registry

Transportation/Travel Information Own transportation; Valid driver’s licence; Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Physically demanding

Work Location Information Work in employer’s/client’s home; Urban area; Various locations

Type of Community or Social Service Programs dealing with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Personal Suitability Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Client focus; Judgement

How to apply By email: [email protected]

By phone: 709-579-0857 between 09:30 AM and 02:30 PM

Advertised until: 2018-01-26

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: St. John's, NL, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-10
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