Posted Feb 5, 2019 at 08:00 pm Closes Feb 19, 2019 at 08:00 pm
INTERNAL / EXTERNAL COMPETITION EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Position: Youth Mentor’s
Classification: Casual Positions Shift work
Location: Residential sites
Starting Salary: Subject to Qualifications
The Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is seeking individuals for CASUAL YOUTH MENTOR positions.
CIRCLE OF CARE: The successful candidate will be responsible to facilitate and support at-risk females 14-17 years of age in care with Winnipeg Child and Family Services. The site is a 10-bed facility that will operate 24 hours a day, 7days a week and offer a wide range of assessment and support services. It is anticipated that all beds would run at a high rate of occupancy with a 30-45-day maximum residency.
HONORING THE SPIRIT OF OUR LITTLE SISTER’S: The successful candidates will be responsible to facilitate and support at risk females 12-16 years of age. The site is a six-bed facility that will operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and offer a range of assessment and support services.
LUKE’S PLACE: Luke’s Place strives to provide a nurturing and safe environment for young male’s ages 11-14 years old. The site is a six- bed facility that operates 24 hours 7days a week and offers a range of assessment and support services. The Young Warriors Lodge is a safe and nurturing environment where the young men will have the opportunity to experience a strong sense of caring, support and encouragement while building the capacity to achieve their goals and dreams.
ISOBEL’S PLACE: The Adolescent Parent Residential Learning Centre (Isobel’s Place) strives to provide a nurturing and safe environment for pregnant and adolescent parents to acquire skills necessary to make informed decisions and healthy choices for themselves and their children. Programming is designed to build on the capacities of children, parent, family and community through providing interactive learning experiences. Isobel’s Place is a residential care facility that operates 24 hours, seven days per week.
HANDS OF MOTHER EARTH: The Hands of Mother Earth (H.O.M.E) residential facility (45 minutes outside of Winnipeg) strives to provide a nurturing and safe environment for high risk youth ages 13-17 years old. The site is a six- bed facility that operates 24 hours 7days a week and offers a range of assessment and support services. H.O.M.E is a safe house that provides care, safety and supervision through structured programs and intense holistic support services and healing opportunities for residents and their families
· Child & Youth Care Diploma or acceptable equivalent and related experience;
· Residential Care experience would be an asset;
· Supporting Caseload and Healing Plans and implementing with the residents;
· Provides support/supervision to the residents;
· Program development and facilitation skills;
· Needs to have the ability to work cooperatively with others and contribute as a team member;
· Ability to work under stressful situations;
· Knowledge of the Child Welfare Legislation and Standards;
· Strong oral and written communication skills;
· Understanding of Indigenous values and community issues;
· First Aid/CPR Certification;
· Current Child Abuse Registry, Prior Contact and Criminal Record checks required;
· Valid Class 5 Drivers License.
Application Process: All letters of interest and resumes must be received no later than FEBRUARY 14, 2019.
Attention: Jacqueline Trout, Human Resources Assistant
350-200 Alpine Way, Headingley, MB R4H 0B7
Fax: 204-946-5042 or via email HR@mamawi.com
*Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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