Job Posting


YMCA-YWCA of Winnipeg


Assistant, Newcomer Youth Wellness Program

Number of Positions


Closing Date

March 31, 2023


Downtown Community Hub, 301 Vaughan St

Job Type(s)

Part Time - 24 hours per week

Hourly Wage



  • Assist in delivering trauma-informed wellness programming to newcomer youth
  • Build strong relationships with participants
  • Facilitate positive individual and group interaction
  • Provide appropriate outreach and community resource assistance to participants
  • High school, diploma or bachelor in mental health related studies
  • 1-3 years’ experience working in a similar role
  • Verbal fluency in English and additional languages such as Arabic, Tigrinya, Swahili, and Kurdish
  • Preference for applicants with personal experience of migration
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR Level C (can provide)
  • Mobile to work at different locations
  • Caring, compassionate, patient and understanding
  • Availability on weekday mornings, afternoons and some evenings
  • Mental Health First Aid, NVCI/WEVAS-recommended

Anticipated Start Date


Application Process

Submit your cover letter and resume by March 31, 2023 to: Sedat Cavdar, Director, Newcomer Services

Additional Information

You make a difference in a youth’s life everyday • Great people and dynamic work environment • Complimentary individual Y membership • 5% employer-matching pension plan • Super rewarding job, helping youth grow and prosper!