Child and Youth Worker - Part time and Full Time Overnight Position
Keys
Ontario, Canada
24d ago

Organization Overview :

Briley Children's Residence

Industry Sector : Social Services / Education / Services sociaux / Éducation

Organization Description :

Briley is a therapeutic residential facility serving female youth in care, ages 8-18, who experience social, behavioral, mental health and educational difficulties.

Job Listing #1794

Child and Youth Worker - Part time and Full Time Overnight Position

  • Part Time / À Temps Partiel
  • Date Posted : 26 Jul 2018

    Application Deadline : 18 Aug 2018

    Category : Social Services / Education / Services sociaux / Éducation

    Hours Per Week : 30-80

    Pay Rate : Hourly Wage / Rémunération Horaire Hourly Wage / Rémunération Horaire Hourly Wage / R

    Language Requirements : English / Anglais

    Job Description :

    Position : RESIDENTIAL COUNSELLOR Full time asleep overnight

    Residence : Briley Children’s Residence

    Rate of Pay : $15 / hourly rate, flat rate of $50.00 from 10pm-6am

    DESCRIPTION :

    Briley Children’s Residence includes two residences that support the needs of children and youth in care. Briley utilizes evidence-

    based behavioural programming to support females between the ages of 8 and 17.

    PRINCIPLE OBJECTIVES :

  • To determine and meet the physical, emotional, and psychological needs of each child and youth in our care.
  • To assist each child and youth with the attainment of meaningful, achievable, and measurable goals.
  • To teach each child and youth foundational social, behavioural, vocational, and educational skills and build their core competencies.
  • To provide family support and after-care where possible and in conjunction with Family and Children’s Services.
  • To use an evidence-based approach to understand and reduce any interfering behaviour(s).
  • DUTIES :

    The Residential Counsellor reports to the Director, Supervisor(s), and the Behaviour Therapist at Briley Children’s Residence.

    The Residential Counsellor will perform the following duties and demonstrate the following abilities :

  • Work with the Supervisor(s) to facilitate activities and daily programming for children and youth in consultation with the Supervisor(s)
  • Manage and administer medication
  • Implement group and individual behaviour management programs; engage in and support data collection procedures and behavioural assessments
  • Complete tasks and duties as directed from the Supervisor(s)
  • Support children / youth with daily needs, crisis prevention, and counselling
  • Support children / youth with daily needs within a home / educational setting
  • Work closely with outside agencies and families
  • Wake and prepare youth for their school day.
  • MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Currently enrolled in or completed a post-secondary program in a related field (Behavioural Science, Child and Youth Care, Developmental Services, Social Services, Community and Justice Services)
  • Current First Aid and CPR
  • Current Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI) certificate
  • Current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check including a vulnerable sectors check
  • Consent to a Child Welfare check
  • Valid driver’s licence and satisfactory driver’s abstract
  • DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience working with individuals with developmental disabilities in a residential setting
  • Experience working with children and youth demonstrating challenging behaviours
  • Knowledge of applied behaviour analysis and experience implementing behavioural support plans
  • Apply
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