Northeastern British Columbia


Dawson Creek

Friday, November 10, 2017


Date Posted:

November 10, 2017

Job Order #



Independence Networking Services Inc
Dawson Creek, BC

Job Title:

Residential Workers - Child & Youth Residential Program

Starting Date:



$16.60-$19.29 per hour, overnights  per diem based on the minimum daily rate set out by employment standards.
Benefit package available.

  • Good team working skills and ability to network effectively with other community agencies.
  • Experience working with high risk Youth to promote healthy lifestyles and pro social development in a home and community based environment.
  • Education, experience, and a background to reflect an ability to understand behaviour and teach pro-social behaviour/lifeskills to high risk Youth.
  • Experience and ability to create, implement and participate in a supported work model for high risk youth.
  • Skill and ability to work with complex behavioural issues.
  • Skill and ability to work under high stress situations with high risk youth.
  • Willing to take training and flexible.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Diploma /Certificate in Social Work or related discipline equivalencies and experience will be considered.
  • A flexible schedule, good communication skills (oral and written) & interpersonal skills, trustworthiness, and a team player.
  • A strong philosophy of supporting people that will promote the concepts of community inclusion and empowerment.
  • A valid Drivers License, a safe operating vehicle, First Aid and you are willing to submit to a criminal record check and drivers abstract.

You will provide direct, goal-oriented support for High Risk Youth in Dawson Creek.

  • These individuals will require intensive support in their home and a high level of social/behavioural support for community access, education and to work in the community.
  • Support will include the development of appropriate pro-social coping skills that promote socially appropriate behaviour.
  • To be taught in the home and/or community.
How to Apply:
Submit resume.
Attention: Laurie Wilson, Director or
Debra Chemerys,  Program Support
  • Independence Networking Services, Inc.
    1132-117th Avenue
    Dawson Creek, BC V1G 2L5
  • Phone: 250-782-2026
  • Fax: 250-782-2630
Closing Date: