Job Posting: Summer Youth Program Facilitator

Family Ties Association's Community Asset Group Program provides planned and tailored summer programming aimed at strengthening, empowering, and supporting youth. Each year our team creates a schedule of events and activities for youth aged 8 to 17. Our youth present with a wide range of varying needs including, but not limited to, developmental delays, mental health concerns and, trauma, etc. Successful candidates will be afforded a work environment that provides career related experience for multiple disciplines including Social Work, Child and Youth Care, Psychology, Education, Sociology and Human Services. Tasks and Responsibilities

As a member of the Community Asset Groups Program your role will be to plan, organize and implement appropriate activities for youth and children in and around the Lethbridge, Alberta community. The successful applicant’s role will be to work alongside colleagues and the program supervisor to deliver safe and appropriate programming during employment.

Skills and Abilities:

Successful Candidates are required to have some knowledge in utilization of Microsoft Word and Office 365. Individuals must possess ability to engage in problem solving, de-escalation tactics, leisure activities, mentorship, and role-modelling. Candidates are preferred to have skills in working with youth and a basic understanding of mental health, child development and learning.

  • Preferred: Enrolled in a human services related field, with prior experience working with youth.
  • Drivers License: Valid Class 5 drivers license or Class 4
Eligible Participants:
To be eligible applicants must:
  • Be 18 years or older, returning to school in the fall;
  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act for the duration of the employment; and,
  • Have a valid Social Insurance Number at the start of employment and be legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.
  • Must be able to obtain a clean criminal record check, and clean welfare check.
Expected start date:
  • June 27, 2022
Job Type:
  • Full-time, Temporary
  • $17 per hour
  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Secondary School (preferred)
  • Child and Youth Care: 1 year (preferred)
Family Ties Association is an equal opportunity employer.
Please send Cover Letter & Resumes attention to Mrs. Darcy Nalder
Only those selected for an Interview will be Contacted


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