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Casual Youth and Family Counsellors I or II - Lethbridge Youth Connections (Multiple Positions)
Wood’s Homes is a multi-service, non-profit children’s mental health centre based in Calgary. Our over 550 staff and volunteers help provide 35 programs and services for 28,000 children and their families each year in Calgary, Lethbridge, Canmore, Strathmore, Fort McMurray and Fort Smith, N.W.T.
Commitment to high-risk adolescents, challenged with some very tough issues, is not easy and the reality is that most problems surface after hours. These are the times when our frontline workers spring into action. Work hours at Wood’s Homes are typically round-the-clock and the type of work we do requires quick thinking, confidence, forgiveness and persistence.
We are currently seeking casual Youth & Family Counsellors I or II for the Youth Connections: THE CORE – Lethbridge / Housing First Program.
Reporting to the Program Supervisor, the Youth and Family Counsellor acts as the primary worker for youth who would need one on one support with job planning, employment options and skill development assessments. The Youth and Family Counsellor is a contributing member of a team and is required to work various hours, including evenings, nights and weekends.
RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:
Wood’s Homes is proud to be awarded one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Canada for 2011 and 2012, as well as one of Canada’s Best Workplaces for Women in 2011.
Please submit a resume to Wood’s Homes – Human Resources Department (Parkdale Campus) via email to: email@example.com. Please quote competition code ‘Last Name, First Name, YFC casual, Lethbridge’ in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.