Child And Youth Worker

Employment Information

  • Post ID: 874348620
  • Posted Date: Jan 25, 2023
  • Closing Date: Mar 14, 2023
  • Company: Chisholm Services for Children
  • Category: Healthcare & Social Workers
  • Business Location:Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Job Details

  • Experience: Not required
  • Opening Positions: 1
  • Remuneration: $51,069 to $59,832 annually
  • Commencement Date: Starts as soon as 2023-02-06
  • Education: College certificate or diploma more than 2 years
  • How to apply: email to [email protected]

Job Description

Tasks

  • Obtain information and prepare reports or case histories
  • Administrative and office activities
  • Implement life skills workshops
  • Assess client’s relevant skill strengths and development needs
  • Develop, co-ordinate and implement the delivery of specific services within the community
  • Housekeeping activities
  • Food preparation
  • Provide suicide and crisis intervention
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Supervise activities of clients living in group homes and half-way houses
  • Supervise children’s visits with parents to ensure their safety
  • Implement behaviour management programs
  • Conduct individual and group counselling sessions
  • 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 courses 

  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
  • HIGH FIVE training (principles of healthy child development)
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
  • Cultural Awareness Training
  • Medication Administration Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • As per collective agreement

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance
  • Wellness program