Youth Support Worker – Cultural Connections

  • Full Time
  • Victoria

Website Victoria Native Friendship Center

Working as a part of the Youth and Community Leadership (YCL) Team and reporting
to the YCL Manager, the Youth Support Worker – Cultural Connections (YSW-CC)
supports Indigenous young people through assisting Indigenous youth/young adults
in developing cultural wellness plans to connect and reconnect them with their
culture, family, home territories, communities, and knowledge keepers in ways that
feel meaningful to them. This role will also help youth to foster a sense of belonging,
identity, wellness, and good self-esteem through cultural connections, while
supporting Indigenous youth in effectively accessing community and cultural
resources.
Our team includes people of all Indigenous identities; some who are close to their
communities and others who are on a path to learn more about their heritage. In
recognition of the importance of a lived understanding of Indigenous communities,
history, values and culture, preference is given to Indigenous applicants. Please selfidentify in your cover letter.

To apply for this job please visit vnfc.ca.