Child And Youth Worker - Vantage Community Services Society

Date Posted: Sep 05, 2023

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelors degree

Experience

Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Child welfare

Work setting

  • Group home
  • Urban area

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
  • Administrative and office activities
  • Appraise clients needs or eligibility for specific services
  • Implement life skills workshops
  • Assess clients relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • Housekeeping activities
  • Food preparation
  • Provide suicide and crisis intervention
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses
  • Liaise with other social services agencies and health care providers involved with clients
  • Maintain program statistics for purposes of evaluation and research
  • Assist in evaluating the effectiveness of treatment programs
  • Assist clients/guests with special needs
  • Accompany clients to appointments and social outings

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and coursesĀ 

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • Mental health first aid Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • Medication Administration Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Experience and specialization

Target audience

  • Adolescents

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Child welfare check
  • Driving record check (abstract)

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid drivers licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Judgement
  • Team player

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Pension plan

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