The Prince George Native Friendship Centre (PGNFC) has grown and continues to be one of the largest and busiest community service delivery agencies in Prince George. Our clientele of Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples have supported the Centre's program offerings for the last 50 years. The PGNFC provides culturally appropriate programming to meet the community's unique and diverse needs. We offer a wide variety of services, which includes education, employment, health, early childhood, and social programs.
Prince George Native Friendship Centre
"We are a dynamic and compassionate team facilitating individual, family, and community growth, well-being and mutual understanding through the "power of friendship".
Come join our dynamic team as a:
Youth Care Worker(s)
Full Time Permanent, Full Time Temporary
& Auxiliary (Part-Time)
Are you a strong and positive role model?
Enjoy engaging youth in activities.
You can establish rapport with at-risk youth.
Enjoy providing support and direction to youth.
Do you have at least 2-years post-secondary education in a related field (Social Services, First Nations Studies, Criminology, Psychology etc.) and 1-2 years' experience working with youth; or a combination of education and experience?
Along with the willingness and ability to work with high-risk youth; Awareness of community services, resources, and systems; Experience in working with Aboriginal groups/communities in a cultural context. Completing case management and reports; providing conflict resolution support and crisis management; Supporting and advocating for client centered issues; and Coordinating internal/external resources.
- Social Services Diploma or 2 years related post-secondary;
- Class 5 Driver's License with willingness to obtain Class 4;
- Certification: First Aid, Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (NVCI, CPI) Suicide Intervention, and Food Safe; or the willingness to obtain after hire; and
- Ability to undergo a successful criminal record search.
To apply for this position please visit our website at https://pgnfc.prevueaps.com to submit a resume and cover letter by December 3, 2020
Prince George Native Friendship Center
1600 Third Avenue, Prince George, BC V2L 3G6