Summary of the position:
Person who participates to the identification of needs in a neighbourhood 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 NNADAP Program.
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
We are currently looking for Youth Outreach Workers (Female and Male) for the communities of:
Needed from June to October for the duration of 20 weeks Training will be provided to selected candidates
Deadline to apply: June 12, 2020
Salary varies according to education and experience: 20.98$ up to 24.22$
For more information: contact your local Coordinator of Awash and Uschiniichisuu
Please submit your application to:
Stephanie Otter Tetreault
With your application, please make sure to specify the community on which you wish to apply.
Applications are accepted until positions are filled.