Elizabeth Fry Society of Sudbury

The Elizabeth Fry Society, Sudbury is dedicated to addressing the needs of persons in conflict with the law, or at risk of becoming in conflict with the law, and in particular the circumstances of women and young women in the criminal justice system.

Now Hiring: Bilingual Youth Worker

Posted: June 26th, 2018 in EMPLOYMENT

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

YOUTH WORKER

30-35 hours/week

Qualifications and Skills Required

-Combination of education and relevant work experience and skills to be considered

-Post-secondary education in related field of study such as: social work, child and youth, psychology

-NVCI, CPR and First Aid, ASIST certification

-Experience working with at risk youth in schools and peer-based programs.

-Sound knowledge of the principles of restorative justice and peer conflict mediation with youth.

-Sound knowledge of evidence based interventions for youth in school.

-Sound knowledge of the roles and functions of schools, police, relevant community resources and legislation.

-Interviewing, counselling, case management, group facilitation and conflict resolution skills.

-Report writing, recording, data collection, statistical management, program implementation and evaluation skills.

-Volunteer management and supervision skills.

-Community relations, public education and collaborative skills

-Sensitivity to diversity and all cultures is essential

-Advanced oral and written communication skills in French and English is required.

 

Deadline for applications: Monday, July 9th, 2018 at 4:00pm

 

Apply by fax 705-673-2159 or email:  humanresources@efrysudbury.com

Only .pdf file formats will be accepted for email applicants.

 

The Elizabeth Fry Society  Attention:  Hiring Committee

204 Elm Street, Sudbury, ON  P3C 1V3