Company Name:
YW Calgary
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Certification
www.ywcalgary.ca
ID
5991
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Child and Youth Case Manager

 

You have passion and energy for working with children and youth to change lives. You have a hope filled approach along with strong people skills and knowledge to support families during challenging, stressful times. Creating engaging experiences and interactions is a challenge you’re up for. You can easily build rapport with parents, partner organizations and colleagues is also an element that rounds you out.

 

WHAT MOVES YOU

  • Supporting children, youth and their families to be healthy and resilient
  • Honing your professional skills, referral knowledge
  • Working from a Women Centered, Feminist perspective
  • Providing a safe and supportive environment for children and youth while  living in a shelter or community
  • Work with schools and families to provide support
  • Being part of a great team that gets results

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Be proficient in the service deliver process: engagement, crisis intervention; assessment and planning 
  • Assist children and youth to develop safety plans 
  • Support the transition of children and youth from shelter into the community 
  • Collaborate with community agencies regarding the child’s needs and advocate when appropriate

WHAT YOU’VE DONE

  • Bachelor of Social Work or equivalent in human service field
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working in the field of violence against women
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience working with youth and children
  • Experience with working in an Outreach based program an asset
  • Have a knowledge of trauma sensitive principles and practices

 

If you want to work to change lives, we want to meet you.

 

Please check out our website for a full job description:

Competition Number: 2017120

www.ywcalgary.ca/work-with-us

Apply today with covering letter, salary expectations and resume to [email protected]