Youth Support Worker

  • 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 supports Indigenous young people
ages 12-24 through offering emotional support, assisting youth in connecting to
community services, and empowering them in decision-making.
The Youth Support worker helps young people from a strengths-based and trauma
informed approach as well as through overall support, referral, skill development,
education, mentorship, and cultural continuity.
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.
Please send cover letter and resume to admin@vnfc.ca. No phone calls please. Only
those selected will be contacted

To apply for this job please visit vnfc.ca.