CULTURE, EDUCATION & TRAINING SERVICES
New Directions is a social service agency offering a wide range of resources and services that foster people’s hopes and dreams in their communities.
The Support Facilitator is responsible for: Providing support and encouragement to the participants in group and individual settings; Teaching of basic life skills; Supporting youth in cultural, recreation and educational activities in the community; Documenting file notes and maintaining records of all expenses and receipts and Presenting self and program in a positive and professional manner within the organization and in the community.
The successful candidate will have:
· Child and Youth Care Diploma or an equivalent combination of education and experience
· Previous experience working with youth who have been marginalized and/or exploited
· A demonstrated knowledge, awareness and sensitivity of Indigenous Cultures and Traditions and be inclusive of multi-cultural values, beliefs and lifestyles
· Ability to work a variety of shifts including some evenings and weekends
· Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and access to a vehicle for work purposes
· Excellent team skills, documentation skills, creativity and high energy level
The salary range for this term position is $15.89 to $22.25 per hour (35 hours/week, equivalent to $28,919 – $40,495 per annum), dependent upon education and/or experience. A full benefits package (which includes Health, Dental, and Long Term Disability Benefits) is provided to regular, full-time employees.
The successful candidate will be subject to Criminal Record Check, Adult and Child Abuse Registry Check, Prior Contact Checks; and must supply a current driver’s abstract.
Interested applicants may forward their resume and cover letter to:
Culture, Education and Training Services
500-717 Portage Avenue Winnipeg, MB R3G 0M8
Please include the job posting number APR-CET-0052-23 in your email subject line and/or in your cover letter. Applications without a job posting number quoted may not be considered.
There is no application deadline for this position. It will remain open until the vacancy has been filled
Applicants who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing are encouraged to apply directly to employment.DeafHH@newdirections.mb.ca, for an accessible application and selection process
We thank all applicants for their interest in New Directions, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Unfortunately, we cannot accept telephone inquiries.
New Directions is committed to equity and diversity and especially welcomes applications from persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, and newcomers to Canada. We strive for a skilled workforce that reflects the diversity of the people we support and contributes to the diversification of ideas.
Accommodations for accessibility purposes are available for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
To apply for this job email your details to TERF@newdirections.mb.ca