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FULL-TIME CHILD YOUTH CARE WORKER – NIGHT STAND-UP

Ponoka   |      July 13, 2017 12:00

Category:     SW Dip, RSW, Other
Closing Date:     07/27/2017
Employer:     Unlimited Potential Community Services
Title:     FULL-TIME CHILD YOUTH CARE WORKER – NIGHT STAND-UP
Address:      T4J 1B3
City:     Ponoka
Date Posted:     07/13/2017
Salary:     $ 43,379.00 - $ 63,326.00
Summary:    

Unlimited Potential Community Services empowers individuals and families to reach their full potential and enhance community well-being.


FULL-TIME CHILD YOUTH CARE WORKER – NIGHT STAND-UP

IRIS HOUSE – PONOKA, AB

 

At Unlimited Potential Community Services we provide ongoing group care treatment services and educational programs to emotionally and behaviorally troubled children and adolescents, including those with FASD and mental health concerns. Our clients, who range from 17-22 years of age live in a group home, therapeutic setting.

 

We are looking for an individual who has a passion for working with these vulnerable youth, becoming their role model and teaching them life skills through various activities. The successful candidate must also be willing to collaborate with other members of the professional team to develop plans that will assist our clients to once again become valued members of society. 

Qualifications:     Qualifications/Experience: Must have a diploma/degree in Child Youth Care or related field, good verbal and written communication skills. Previous experience in a residential setting would be a definite asset.

Other requirements: A clear police information check and intervention record check less than six months old. Valid driver’s licences and driver's abstract. CPR and First Aid certification and Suicide Intervention training will be assets. Must be willing to work over night shifts, alone and weekends.
Description:     Salary & Benefits: Salary Range is $ 43,379.00 - $ 63,326.00 annually. Salary Commensurate with education and experience. We provide full-time employees with a 100% employer paid health benefits package (which includes vision, dental and prescription drug coverage, massage therapy, etc.) and a 100% employer paid RRSP equaling 3% of annual salary. We also offer free courses and workshops in-house for all of our employees.
Please forward your resume to:     Our values are integrity, respect, excellence, humility and relationships. If you meet the entrance criteria, hold similar values and are looking to join a dynamic team that works hard to empower and support families, please fill out an application with Cover letter & Resume here:
http://upcs.org/careers/current-opportunities/application-for-employment/

Closing Date: Thursday, July 27th, 2017

UP is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to building a safe, inclusive environment for people of all cultures and backgrounds; all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those applicants under consideration will be contacted.