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McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association Youth worker (Alternate Weekend Worker (Days) – TSIL) Part Time in Edmonton, AB

McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Youth worker (Alternate Weekend Worker (Days) – TSIL)
Location:
Edmonton, AB

Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research; Completion of high school;…

Languages

English

Education
Completion of high school; Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training; Some university . Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST); Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate; Cultural Awareness Training; Medication Administration Certificate; Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate; First Aid Certificate . Experience
7 months to less than 1 year . Work Setting
Group home; Social service agency . Target Groups or Clients
Male; Female; Adolescents; Culturally diverse groups . Type of Community or Social Service
Child welfare; Personal and social adjustment and health (substance abuse, gambling, behaviour disorders); Socio-economic needs or conditions (housing, nutrition, unemployment, financial assistance); Early intervention programming for at-risk youth . Specific Skills
Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs; Provide suicide and crisis intervention; Resolve conflict situations; Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses; Implement behaviour management programs; Conduct individual and group counselling sessions; Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research; Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs . Additional Skills
Administrative and office activities; Housekeeping activities; Food preparation . Security and Safety
Criminal record check; Child welfare check; Driving record check (abstract) . Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure . Transportation/Travel Information
Valid driver’s licence . Work Location Information
Work in employer’s/client’s home . Essential Skills
Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning .

Other Information

This position will support youth who are transitioning into a more independent living situation. Hours Sat & Sun 11am-11pm; 24 hours every second weekend.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-24
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