This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Emploi Réceptionniste | Toronto Jobs | Work From Home

Bringing the best job offers in Canada for Retail

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

   Part-Time retail jobs canada   

Fresh part-time job offers in Retail covering the whole country

previous arrow
next arrow

Youth & Young Adult Job Developer

Vancouver Coastal Health

This is a Contract position in Burlington, ON posted May 31, 2021.

Job Description Job Title: Youth & Young Adult Job Developer Work Site: Gastown Vocational Services
– Vancouver, BC Status: Regular Full Time Start Date: As soon as possible Salary: $23.23
– $25.19 per hour Hours: 0815-1700 Days off: Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays Reference: 142755-cye Come work as an Youth & Young Adult Job Developer with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Youth & Young Adult Job Developer to join the Gastown Vocational Services team in Vancouver, BC.

Apply today to join our team As a Youth & Young Adult Job Developer at Gastown Vocational Services you will: Provide supported employment services for youth and young adult clients with mental health disabilities.

Establish rapport with clients and their family; encourage and support the exploration and attainment of educational and employment goals and provide information on volunteer and/ or employment opportunities and/or job training/retraining initiatives and programs.

Interview clients to identify interests, skills, work values, job readiness and suitability for employment opportunities.

Provide assistance with resume writing, job search and retention skills.

Facilitate resume and/or interview preparation workshops.

Identify prospective employers within the community appropriate to client’s work profiles.

Develop and maintain relationships with vocational resource organizations, provincial and federal vocational training programs, wage subsidy programs, etc.

to foster employment opportunities for client group.

QUALIFICATIONS: Education & Experience Community Social Service Diploma or completion of a recognized program in psychosocial rehabilitation or equivalent.

Two years’ recent related experience with job coaching, marketing and development with client’s with disabilities, or an equivalent combination of training and experience.

Valid B.C.

driver’s license.

Experience with job development, marketing and partnership building.

Experience working with youth with mental health conditions, including youth at risk from diverse populations.

Knowledge & Abilities Knowledge of the principles of recovery in mental illness.

Knowledge of community, social, mental health and health resources Knowledge of employment marketing and coaching, with individuals with disabilities Knowledge of issues affecting youth and young adults.

Ability to demonstrate and assist client with development of employment and training skills.

Ability to establish and maintain rapport with clients.

Ability to work independently and in cooperation with others.

Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

Ability to establish/maintain working relationships with external agencies.

Proven computer skills and ability to utilize contemporary software applications including MSWord, Excel, Outlook and the Internet.

Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, to work independently with minimal direction, problem solve, take initiative, anticipate potential problems/conflicts and take appropriate actions.

Ability to work within a team environment and to operate standard office equipment.

Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position Demonstrated ability to deal with cultural issues sensitively.

The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.

Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.


VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents.

At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and ”going first” when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families.

We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff Diversity, equity and inclusion are essential to delivering exceptional care and building a great place to work.

At VCH, we value and accommodate unique differences to ensure that our staff and medical staff (both current and prospective) have the opportunity and are supported to thrive.

To build a strong and representative workforce, we are seeking candidates who will contribute to a caring and inclusive culture.

We encourage applications from members of communities that are disadvantaged on any grounds under the B.C.

Human Rights Code, including Indigenous Peoples, people of colour, people of all genders and sexualities and people with disabilities.

VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.

Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process .

Refer to the site for How to Apply instructions.

Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate.

Seniority will not apply.

Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.