Summary of the position:
Person who participates to the identification of needs in a neighbor-hood or sector and informs and refers the clientele to the appropriate resources. She/he contributes to the implementation of community organizing programs.
The Youth Outreach Worker will be working under the Uschiniichisuu/NNADAP Programs.
Creating a social media support page as well communicating with children ages 9-12 and youth ages 13-17. Applicant must possess experience in Sports and Recreation, leadership skills and be able to provide peer counseling, basic suicide intervention work, possess motivational skills and provide awareness for alcohol, drugs and solvent abuse to the children and youth. Candidate is also required to animate evening and night activities for the target groups in order to provide alternatives to alcohol, drugs and solvent abuse.
Applicants must perform the following:
- Must keep interactions confidential and required to sign a confidentiality form
- Requires flexible hours
- Fluent in Cree and English
- 18 years and over
- Secondary 3 education
- 1 to 2 years’ experience working with youth
Knowledge and Abilities:
- Good role model
- Ability to write reports
- Ability to work with a team
- Ability to respect schedule
- Must be reliable
Needed June 28th until August 20th, 2021
Training will be provided to selected candidates
Salary varies according to education and experience:
- 20.98$ up to 24.22$
- Premiums added
For more information: contact your local Coordinator of Awash and Uschiniichisuu – Janie Wapachee: 418-745-2208 ext. 43009
Please submit your application to:
Stephanie Otter Tetreault
Applications are accepted until positions are filled.