North Shore Multicultural Society Job Posting Youth Settlement by gjjur4356


									                              North Shore Multicultural Society
                                         Job Posting
                             Youth Settlement Worker/Facilitator
This position involves two programs, under the direction of the Youth Programs Manager; the
Youth Settlement Worker/Facilitator (35hrs/week) will be responsible for:
    •   The day to day delivery, client management, and facilitation of the content of the Get
        Connected Program, which is a pre-employment program providing at-risk immigrant
        youth with settlement education workshops and one-to-one client support.
    •   Facilitation of workshops for the Neonology program, which is a program providing
        experiential workshops for high school students, teachers and parents to help raise
        awareness of diversity issues and what can be done to address these issues
   1. Assists with client intake and recruitment and Monitors the progress and activities of
        program participants on a regular basis and provides coaching/feedback within the
        classroom or in a one-on-one case-management sessions
   2. Develops effective and professional networks with team members, inter-agency staff,
        community partners, and other frontline workers in the community
   3. In collaboration with other program staff develops curriculum and instructs delegated
        project elements by utilizing teaching methods and materials appropriate to the target
   4. Implements youth engagement in youth project activities
   5. Works with Youth Team to ensure appropriate planning, delivery and evaluation of youth
        project activities
   6. Participates in the development of diversity and inclusion workshops. Co-facilitates
        diversity and inclusion workshops to Grade 10 Planning students, teachers and school
        administrators, parents and youth workers.
   7. Works with Youth Team to support youth participating in school-based diversity projects.
   8. Participates in the development of 8 day Youth Leadership Training
Skills and Experience:
    1. Demonstrated ability to work with key stakeholders-supervisors, colleagues, program
        participant, program partners and is committed to developing and maintaining a flexible
        working style and attitude
    2. Experience and/or training in facilitation of youth groups, including youth employment
        and youth re-employment programs.
    3. Excellent conflict resolution, problem solving, critical thinking, organizational, and
        initiative taking abilities
    4. Knowledge of barriers for immigrant youth and youth engagement strategy
    5. Excellent verbal and written communication and computer skills
    6. effective organizational/classroom management abilities

    •   Second language (Farsi, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean) a strong asset.

Working towards a degree, diploma in Social Sciences or Child and Youth Care and/or an
appropriate combination of experience and training in youth leadership and community
development. Coaching or Life Skills certification is an asset.
How to apply:
Apply with resume and cover letter by 4 pm, Friday December 10, 2010 to Youth Program
Manager, Saba Golchin.
Fax: 604-988-2960 Email: North Shore Multicultural Society is an equal
opportunity employer. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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