McMan Calgary is a responsive and innovative partner for building community capacity by supporting over 2300 children, youth, adults and families in a single year. With a continuum of programs that address prevention and intervention, individuals have been successfully empowered to fulfill their potential in the Calgary community.
Under the direction of the Program Supervisor, the Youth Worker is responsible for working with youth who are experiencing or at risk of becoming homeless. The Youth Worker is responsible for organizing and coordinating all general aspects of our youth’s day to day needs (e.g., house responsibilities, managing a client caseload, organizing and coordination case conferences supporting in the transition plan and ongoing service plan goals). The Youth Worker ensures that program goals and objectives are maintained and the young people are supported and supervised to ensure their needs are being met. This position will require weekend and evening shifts.
The ideal candidate will have a degree or diploma in a human services discipline; current Child Intervention Record Check and Police Information Check; excellent organizational and communication skills; and knowledge of the issues of youth homelessness and resources.
When applying for any job most people want to know what a company can offer them. With McMan, it’s a solid blend of an extensive benefit plan for staff working 22 hours or more per week, generous time off allowances, and the opportunity to contribute to the community at large. With the equivalent (.5) of three weeks of vacation to start, a flexible schedule, and access to the equivalent (.5) of 12 personal days off per year, the organization encourages a work/life balance.
If you feel you have the skills, background and the desire to work in an extremely rewarding and challenging environment, apply now. If you’re looking to make a difference, make it with McMan.
Salary Range: $22,109.00 to $24,403.00 per year
Closing Date: December 18th, 2013 at 4:00 pm
Competition #: 4CWHP-YW-12/13 #2
Submit To: Email: [email protected]
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.