At Hollyburn, we empower growth and inspire change and we’re looking for people to join our team who want to do the same. If this sounds like you, read on. We want you with us!
We are seeking a highly specialized therapeutic skilled caregiver Parent Counselor to have a child or youth living in your home. You are highly skilled in working with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum, Addiction Issues (Drug or Alcohol), and/or Mental Health Disorders. You will be a contractor with Hollyburn Family Services.
You will be supported 24/7/365 within a network of specialized resources by a clinical and program manager
High school completion or equivalent; Post secondary education an asset but not required
Experience working with children and youth with FASD and Moderate Intellectual Disability (MID)
Experience working with youth with addictions
Experience working with ASD
Experience with working with children and youth with mental health disorders
2 years’ experience in trauma informed practices
2 years’ experience working collaboratively with community resources and within a team setting
Must hold a valid B.C. Class 5 Driver’s License and provide an acceptable Driver’s Abstract before interview will be scheduled
Must pass a Criminal Record Search report and a Ministry of Children and Families Prior Contact check
Must participate in a successful SAFE Home Study
Must be able to pass a TB test and a medical assessment (by your own doctor) stating you are physically and mentally capable of handling the challenges presented by these youth
YOU’LL SCORE MORE POINTS IF YOU HAVE:
Post-secondary education in Social Work, Psychology or related field
Current First Aid and CPR Certification
Current NVCI Certificate
We are Hollyburn Family Services, an industry leading organization that has provided quality therapeutic resources, counselling and support services to children, youth, and families since 1990. We value the uniqueness of each individual and their inherent capacity for growth. We rely on our core values to create a trusting and safe environment free from harassment and discrimination for our teams and for our clients. We treat our employees, clients, and community with fairness, dignity and respect, and as such strive to hire and build teams reflective of these values. We are proud to have a diverse teams, all of whom have unique abilities to enrich the lives of their clients.
If this opportunity interests you, please complete this entire application process, including attaching your drivers license and drivers abstract which you can get from ICBC here.