Youth Program Assistant

Segue Career Options – Winkler
Eden Health Care Services
Non-union, Non-management
Part Time 0.5 FTE Indefinite Term
Start: As soon as possible
End: Subject to expire within 24 hours’ notice
Open until filled
Job Posting Number: S-195-1126

Position Summary:
Under the supervision of the Segue Program Director, 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. *


o Post-Secondary education related to social services and/or education an asset (relative experience considered)
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
Knowledge, Skills and Ability:
o Good public relations skills
o Knowledge of business community, effective marketing techniques and strategies
o Ability to communicate with people from diverse cultures and customs
o Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
o Networking skills
o Knowledge of various employment barriers, e.g. addiction, motivation, etc.

Other Requirements and Conditions of Employment:
Direct care workers are required to either be vaccinated for Covid-19 or to participate in on-going regular Covid-19 testing pursuant to Orders made under The Public Health Act C.C.S.M. c.P210. Successful applicants will be notified at the time of offer of the applicability of this requirement for this position.

*Complete Job Description available upon request

Submit Cover Letter and Resume to:
Jordan Fehr
Payroll and Human Resources Manager