Job Posting

Child and Youth Counsellor

Employer Name: 
Boundary Family and Individual Services Society
Job Location: 
Grand Forks, BC
Job Description
Positions available at Boundary Family and Individual Services Society
In Community Child and Youth Mental Health Worker – 12 hours per week
Provides individual and/or group counseling and support to children, youth and caregivers while building service plans and programs that address the participant’s social, psychological, emotional and/or behavioral needs.
Sexual Abuse Intervention Program Worker – 9 hours per week
Provides a range of appropriate, timely and accessible assessment, treatment and/or support services to children and youth who have been sexually abused, and to children under the age of 12 with sexual behavior issues.
Children Who Witness Abuse Counsellor – 30 hours per week
CWWA Counsellor provides counseling, education and advocacy support to youth between the ages of 3-18 years old. These youth have witnessed or have been subjected to abuse primarily domestic violence. This includes children who have been through traumatic events. Provides emotional and parenting support to parents or caregivers regarding the impact on their children of the abuse or traumatic events.
Youth Outreach Worker – 8 hours per week
Youth Outreach services are directed toward youths that have lost connection or are at risk of loss of connection with their families and/or community. The Worker promotes the development and wellbeing of children and youth through individual and group case work, advocacy, engagement and referral to community support systems. The Youth Outreach Worker directs resiliency and capacity building measures toward higher risk children and youth. 
Positions can be combined.  Qualifications are dependent on position being applied for:
• Master’s degree in related human/ social service field
• Bachelor’s degree in related human/social service field
• Two years recent related experience or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
• CPR and First Aid.
• Class 5 driver’s license.
For further information, contact Teresa Viebrock at 250-442-2267 ext. 40241. 
Please forward resume with indication of position(s) being applied for to 
Applicants will be shortlisted and interviewed as resumes are received. 


Posting Will Expire: 
Friday, March 23, 2018
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 
By Mail:
PO Box 2498
Grand Forks, British Columbia
V0H 1H0, Canada
In Person:
1200 Central Ave
Grand Forks, British Columbia
V0H 1H0, Canada
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