CASEWORKER/ YOUTH IN TRANSITION WORKER

Full Time, Permanent

Internal/ External posting

 

Reporting to the Executive Director, the Caseworker is required to:

  • Work effectively as part of a team to provide professional services to clients
  • Supervise and co-ordinate youth programs
  • Work with youth individually and in groups, to ensure that participants are connected to community services
  • Provide individual and group support related to housing, employment, education, finances, medical/ legal appointments and life skills
  • Work with parents, guardians and volunteers
  • Demonstrate professionalism, enthusiasm and resourcefulness

Education

Degree or Diploma in Human Services

 

Experience

Minimum of 2 years of employment in a social services setting

 

Preferred:  

  •  Bilingual

 

Required:

·       Above average written and verbal communication

·       Above average computer  skills

·       Professional,  courteous,  client-focused,  energetic,  team player

·       Knowledge of Child and Family Services Act

·       Risk Management proficiency

·       Valid Driver’s License and Vehicle

·       Vulnerable Sectors Check required at time of hire

·       Excellent presentation  skills for small groups and committees

  To Apply:

Email  Cover Letter and Resume to:

darlene.jamieson@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

 

Fax  Cover Letter and Resume to:   (705) 474-3499

 

Mail Cover Letter and Resume to:  Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Bay and District, 169 Lakeshore Drive, North Bay Ontario, P1A 2B3

Att: Darlene Jamieson, E.D.

 

No phone calls. 

Deadline:    Tuesday October 22/19

Apply by sending cover letter and resume to darlene.jamieson@bigbrothersbigsisters.ca

or via mail at  169 Lakeshore Drive,  North Bay ON,  P1A 2B3

 

 

Revised October 2019