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The Link: Youth & Family Supports


Youth Care Practitioner (YCP)

Number of Positions


Closing Date

Until Filled


175 Mayfair Ave, Winnipeg, MB

Job Type(s)


Hourly Wage

$18 per hour


  • Certificate or diploma in Child & Youth Care (other combinations of education and experience may be considered)
  • Two years’ experience working with at risk youth
  • Knowledge of trauma and resilience informed care as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong counselling skills and experience in behaviour management
  • Valid driver’s license, acceptable driver’s abstract (subject to approval), and use of personal vehicle is required
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR Level C and Mental Health First Aid & Safe Talk will be considered an asset
  • Satisfactory Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search, a clear Child Abuse Registry check with acceptable Prior Contact checks and a clear Adult Abuse Registry check, all done within the last 3 months
  • ASIST Certificate (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) and NVCI Certificate (Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training) preferred
  • Training in The Purposeful Use of Daily Life Events (DLE)
  • Training in Therapeutic Crisis Solutions (TCS)
  • Knowledge of Indigenous customs, traditions, and beliefs will be considered an asset

Anticipated Start Date

Application Process

Please email for more information about how to apply!

Additional Information