Empower Simcoe
  • 10-Jan-2020 to 01-Mar-2020 (EST)
  • Family Services
  • Barrie, ON, CAN
  • Seasonal

We are recruiting for Youth Workers to assist in our Youth in Action program in Barrie and Orillia.   These positions are full-time from approximately mid-June until August 28th, 2020.  The hourly rate of pay is $16.61.

This program assists high school aged youth with varying abilities to learn social and life skills that will help them transition from high school towards independence. Responsible for leading a small group of teens in a variety of social, recreational and work activities in the community, on a daily basis.

Minimum Qualifications are:

  • Completion of secondary school. Enrolled in a post-secondary institution in social services or a related college/university level program;
  • previous experience working with children and youth;
  • previous experience in recreation, camping, life guarding or mediator experience is a definite asset;
  • a valid class G driver's license and reliable transportation is an asset.

General Duties, include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide personal care occasionally required;
  • one, three-day, overnight camping trips.

Empower Simcoe is a respectful, caring and inclusive workplace and an equal opportunity employer. If you have the qualifications, attributes and skills we are seeking we would like you to join our team of dedicated employees.

Empower Simcoe is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection and appointment processes and work environments. If contacted in relation to this position, please advise the Agency's representative of your need for accommodation measures to be taken in order that you may be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.


4:00 p.m. March 1st, 2020

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered. If you have any issues with the application process, please contact Human Resources at 705-726-9082 ext 2255.

We thank all those who apply for this position. However, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.


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