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Horizons for Youth provides a range of high quality services for youth.  Our services are provided in a dynamic, fast-paced environment that values flexibility, accessibility and responsiveness.

At Horizons for Youth we value diversity in our workplace, clientele and communities.  We are actively engaged in building a more diverse workforce and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Current opportunities


POSITION AVAILABLE:

YOUTH CARE WORKER – Relief

Position Type: Relief

Date Ad Posted: 29/08/2017

Application Deadline:

Horizons for Youth provides a range of high quality services for homeless and at-risk youth. Our services are provided in a dynamic and fast-paced environment that values flexibility, accessibility and responsiveness.

As an integral member of the Horizons for Youth team, the candidate will have a unique opportunity to contribute to the strategic direction of the shelter. You will work collaboratively and cooperatively across the shelter to enhance the building of an integrated and seamless system of service.

The unique service components of the portfolio require a professional who has:

  • A minimum of two years of experience working with at-risk and homeless youth
  • Well developed organizational, negotiation and liaison skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills
  • A proven track record as a strong facilitator
  • Understanding of the use of multidisciplinary team process to provide client-centered service
  • Competence with computer-based technology
  • Demonstrated ability to work in partnership with others in terms of an integrated network of service delivery with other providers
  • Degree or diploma in a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • First Aid CPR training
  • NVCI training [CPI]
  • Professional work ethic

At Horizons for Youth, we value diversity in our workplace, our clientele and our communities. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse workforce and encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

Please submit a cover letter and chronological resume by email to dwight@horizonsforyouth.org

The annual salary / pay: TBA

We appreciate your interest; however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.