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  • Youth Worker Part-time/On Call Haisla
  • Haisla Nation in Haisla, , Canada
  • jobs
  • 1 week ago

jobs description

Haisla Nation Council Has An Immediate Opening For

Youth Worker Part-Time/On Call

Department: Education

Job Overview

As a member of the team you will administer all activities of the youth program in accordance with policies established by the coordinator/manager and licensing.

Duties
• Maintain ethical standards of the Child Care profession in the youth centre including maintaining continuing competency and building capacity in performace.
• Maintain confidentiality regarding all information related to the children, fami¬lies, and personnel and fulfill obligations to respect protection of privacy;
• Work cooperatively with the staff team and community resources to support inclusive practice and address the needs of individual children;
• Monitor the facility for hazards and take preventative action as required to ensure the environment is healthy and safe for all children. Follow the licensing requirements and the centre’s procedures for maintaining health records, administering... medication and first aid. Ensure cleanliness and food safe practices are followed;
• Follow all licensing requirements;
• Supervision of children while observing and supporting learning through developmentally appropriate activities;
• Report all accidents, injuries and illnesses to the Manager or designate and record such incidents in the confidential log book and as a reportable incident, as required;
• Report all incidents or alleged incidents of child abuse as required and follow Centre procedures, regional protocols and government legislation;
• Update self daily on children's allergies, special conditions or other pertinent information;
• Work in cooperation with other depts to ensure colllaberation and access for all children;
• Encourage families to participate in a variety of meaningful opportunities as they are available and interested;
• Participate in the annual performance review process and plan and carry out an annual professional development plan;
• Follow Haisla Nation Council Personnel Policy and Manual;
• Other related duties as requested by the manager.

Qualifications
• Relevant Education (degree/certificate) plus experience in social work, family studies, Adult Education, child and youth care, early childhood development;
• Solid knowledge of early child development with ECE Certification preferred;
• Current Infant/Child First Aid;
• Criminal record check/vulnerable sector search;
• Previous experience in a social service/supportive counseling setting;
• Drivers abstract;
• Mental Health First Aid;
• Understanding youth & families and current and emerging needs;
• Demonstrated sensitivity to the diversity of Haisla Culture and the Haisla Community;
• Training, previous experience, and/or knowledge of group facilitation using a mutual aid model, child development, family studies, community development, peer counseling, program development and coordination; willingness to obtain facilitator training for parenting groups;
• Previous experience in a social service/supportive counseling setting preferred;
• Computer skills, familiarity with posting on various social media platforms;
• Strong planning, organizational, and communication skills;
• Knowledge of Public Health and childcare licensing regulations;
• An eagerness to work as part of a collaborative, supportive and dynamic team;
• Creativity, initiative, enthusiasm, and a sense of humor;
• Passion for ongoing professional development and growth

Interested individuals should submit a cover letter with their application, the names of three references, and the express permission for Haisla Nation Council to contact these references, as well as your resume using our online application program.

Closing Date: May 22, 2024 at 3pm

While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted
Haisla BC

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