Job Posting


The Link: Youth and Family Supports



Number of Positions

Youth Care Practitioner - Youth Resource Centre

Closing Date




Job Type(s)

Casual hours where hours are not always guaranteed, weekend availability required

Hourly Wage



  • Post-secondary education or a combination of education, work experience and lived experience may be considered
  • Experience working with vulnerable youth
  • Have read the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada Calls to Action and can communicate the calls relating to Media and Reconciliation
  • Knowledge of trauma and resilience informed care
  • Strong relationship building skills and experience in de-escalation
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Emergency First Aid and CPR Level C
  •    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) preferred
  • NVCI Certificate (Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training) preferred
  • Mental Health First Aid & Safe Talk will be considered an asset
  • 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

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities upon request. If you are contacted by The Link regarding a job opportunity, please know that you are welcome to request an accommodation at any point in the process. All information received regarding accommodations will be kept confidential.