CASUAL CHILD AND YOUTH WORKERS

Child Welfare
CASUAL CHILD AND YOUTH WORKERS
Group Home Services
Location: Thunder Bay
Closing Date: Open until filled.

The Child and Youth Worker is responsible to ensure the current placement needs of youth in his/her care are met; to actively participate in the development of a plan of care and/or with carrying out the plan for each youth placed in the group home; and to provide the case work for youth in the group home.

Qualifications and Requirements: A three-year Child and Youth Worker Diploma is required.  Diplomas in human services may be considered. Experience working in a group home setting; related child welfare experience; and at least one year experience working with Anishinabek children and youth. Candidates without the specific education qualifications, but who possess an appropriate combination of child welfare experience and other academic qualifications will also be considered.

Hours of Work: Casual – as needed

Wage: $18.07 per hour

Must have: A satisfactory criminal records check; required to work flexible hours; a valid Class “G” Driver’s License; access to a reliable, personal vehicle; and $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance; must complete a medical and receive the required immunizations as recommended by the local medical officer of health and must possess a valid Standard First Aid/CPR Certificate or be willing to obtain one.

For a detailed job description please click here or contact Human Resources.

Only those considered for an interview will be contacted. Dilico is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Dilico gives preference to Anishinabek people.