|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Family Services of Greater Vancouver||Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-06-10||2019-08-09|
JOB OPPORTUNITY: Youth Worker
Directions Youth Safehouse Worker Competition # 55-19
ABOUT DIRECTIONS YOUTH SERVICES
Directions Youth Services provides 24/7 support to at-risk, homeless, and street-involved youth under 25. Vancouver’s most vulnerable youth can connect with supports, get counselling for trauma, mental health or substance issues, and transition to more permanent housing. Directions runs several facilities and programs for youth throughout Vancouver.
Directions is a division of Family Services of Greater Vancouver (FSGV), which for 90 years has provided trauma counselling and essential resources for children, families and individuals facing all kinds of life’s challenges.
This is a 40 hours per week position that reports to the Manager of Supported Housing and Transition Programs. This position is located at our undisclosed Safehouse location, which is a voluntary co-ed residential program for at-risk youth aged 16 – 18 years who need a safe place to stay. This position works in a team of two staff members. The youth are encouraged to develop goals and links to appropriate services to address their needs. Safehouse accepts intakes 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and it serves youth from all over the Lower Mainland.
Hours of work: 4:00pm-12:00am, Mondays-Fridays
Education and training:
WHY WORK HERE?
Please submit your resume and/or cover letter (indicating the competition number #55-19 in email subject line) outlining your interest and relevant experience to:
Claire Ens, Team Leader Directions Youth Safehouse
FSGV is an equal opportunity employer. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please email your contact information to email@example.com for follow-up
Salary/Pay Grade: 7, Step 1 -$1,763.20 bi-weekly (including benefits and pension)
Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing Date: Open until filled
Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interviews. Thank you for your interest.
FSGV is committed to the principles of diversity. We encourage applications from qualified people of all genders and sexual orientations, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons and persons with disabilities.