Deadline: November 26, 2021
Position: Youth Mentor
Classification: Part-Time, Sat/Sun (8 p.m.-8.a.m)
Location: Hands of Mother Earth Site (Rural Community, Outside of Winnipeg)
Starting Salary: Subject to Qualifications

Background:

The Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is currently seeking an individual for the position of Youth Mentor with our Hands of Mother Earth (H.O.M.E) residential facility. H.O.M.E strives to provide a nurturing and safe environment for high-risk youth ages 13-17 years old. The site is a six-bed facility operating 24 hours, 7days a week with a range of assessment and support services. H.O.M.E is a safe house that provides care, safety and supervision through structured programs, intense holistic support services and healing opportunities for residents and their families.

Qualifications:

  • Child & Youth Care Diploma or acceptable equivalent and related experience.
  • Residential care experience would be an asset.
  • Caseload and healing plan development ability to implement with the youth.
  • Provide support and supervision to the youth.
  • Program development and facilitation ability.
  • Liaise and consult with collateral agencies with regard to specific service recipient or serviceconcerns in general.
  • Incumbent must be aware of the impact and effects of sexual exploitation / abuse on the lives of theyouth and be able to establish relationships, built on trust and genuine caring.
  • Must have the ability to work cooperatively with others and contribute as a team member.
  • Ability to work under stressful situations.
  • Knowledge of the child welfare legislation and standards.
  • Efficient and professional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of Indigenous values and community issues.
  • Current first aid/CPR with AED, Level C certification.
  • Valid Manitoba driver’s license and access to a vehicle required.

All letters of interest and resumes must be received no later than 4:00 p.m., November 26, 2021.

Attention:

Jacqueline Trout
Human Resources Assistant
Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, Inc
350-200 Alpine Way
Headingley, Manitoba R4H 0B7
Fax # 204-946-5042 or HR@mamawi.com

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. As an Indigenous employer, we encourage First Nations, Inuit and Métis applicants to apply.