Outreach Worker Assistant

St. Clair Child & Youth Services, Children’s Mental Health Lead Agency for Lambton County, is currently seeking contract summer staff for 2021.

Outreach Worker Assistant

 

The Outreach Worker Assistant will work with our Outreach Program staff.  The Outreach Worker Assistant will interact with adults/caregivers with children ranging from birth to adolescence. The primary focus will be on planning and implementing programming in neighbourhood settings. This will be a combination of virtual and in person programming.

Job Duties:

  • Assisting in Outreach planning, preparation, and operation of all aspects of the programs.
  • Creating a developmentally appropriate virtual activities for children and their families.
  • Supporting and assisting families/parents/caregivers with their needs.
  • Planning and set up of virtual activities and events
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

 

Qualifications:

Ideal candidates for this position would be students enrolled in College or University programs related to children and families, as well as graduates from these programs.

Additional qualifications would include:

  • Experience working with children and families.
  • Ability to work well independently as well as part of a team.
  • Enthusiasm to foster resiliency and empowerment skills for children.
  • Exceptional communication skills.

 

Applicants are asked to apply via email by April 15th, 2021.

Apply via Email: wrayall [at] stclairchild [dot] ca

 

Funded by the Canada Summer Jobs Program

The anticipated duration of this position is 8 weeks, contract conditions apply.

To be eligible, youth must:

  • be between 15 and 30 years of age at the start of the employment;
  • be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment; and,
  • have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

 

St. Clair Child & Youth Services welcomes applications from racialized groups, First Nations Inuit or Metis persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.  Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code.

 

 

Please note that as a result of COVID-19 safety precautions our Walk-In Clinics and County Mental Health Clinics are on hold however, our services remain OPEN.  To schedule an appointment or find out more, please contact our Intake Dept. at (519) 337-3701.