Wellness U30 Program Assistant

Segue Career Options – Eden Health Care Services
Winkler, MB
Part-time 0.5 FTE – Flexible Hours
Start date: As soon as possible
Open Until Filled
Job Posting Number: S-195-0321

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Segue Program Director and Wellness U30 Program Coordinator, the Program Assistant supports the Program Coordinator develop and carry out project activities through group facilitation, 1:1 sessions, locating employment placements, and creating vocational plans for youth aged 15-30. They will help youth to identify their skills and abilities matching them to suitable jobs available in the labour market. This includes identifying barriers, obstacles, and appropriate reasonable accommodations. The Program Assistant will liaise with employers in the business communities within the Pembina Valley and Southern Health-Santé Sud region to market and promote the program and services.

Qualifications:
Education/Certification:

o Post-Secondary education related to social services and/or education an asset (relative experience considered)
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
o Good public relations skills
o Knowledge of business community, effective marketing techniques and strategies
o Demonstrated organizational, decision-making, problem solving/conflict resolution and interpersonal skills
o Ability to communicate with people from diverse cultures and customs
o Knowledge of local community, businesses, and employers
o Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
o Computer proficiency (MS Office)
o Networking skills
o Knowledge of various employment barriers, e.g. addiction, motivation, etc.
o Strong problem-solving and decision-making skills
o Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience:
o Experience in training and/or facilitating in a classroom setting an asset
o Experience working with youth in a mentoring relationship an asset
o Experience in Mental Health an asset

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Submit Cover Letter and Resume to:
Jordan Fehr
Payroll & Human Resources Manager
jfehr3@edenhealth.mb.ca


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