Youth Care Worker – Knowles Centre Inc. – Winnipeg, MB


Youth Care Worker

Over Nights – Weekends

Knowles Centre is an accredited treatment facility serving children, adolescents, and families from Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario.


· Supervise high needs/at-risk youth

· Provide feedback to treatment teams

· Work as part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team

· Deescalate clients as needed

· Documentation of clients progresses

· Must remain awake throughout the shift


· Minimum Gr.12, RRC or University education (preferred)

· Education and experience with level four children an asset

· Strong interest in working with high needs, at-risk youth

· Excellent interpersonal skills

· Successful applicant will be subject to Child Abuse Registry, Prior Contact and Criminal Reference checks

· Experience working with Level 4 clients with behavioral and emotional difficulties

· Experience working in an alternative setting (camp)

· Valid Manitoba Driver’s License

· First Aid/CPR/NVCI

Knowles Centre is committed to providing a safe environment for children and youth. All applicants will be thoroughly screened using background checks and a review process.

All applicants are required to complete an employment application form as well as submit their resume. Please find our employment application* on our website.*

Salary: as per MGEU contract

Work hours: Saturday and Sunday, 12am – 8am

Tentative Start Date: November 14, 2020

Posting date: October 28, 2020

Send resume with cover letter by: 4pm, November 11, 2020 to S. Bartelette

We thank all applicants who apply, however, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Indigenous applicants are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application deadline: 2020-11-11

Expected start date: 2020-11-14

Job Type: Casual

Salary: $14.00-$15.00 per hour


  • Casual dress
  • On-site parking


  • 8 hour shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekends


  • working with Level 4 youth: 1 year (Required)


  • Secondary School (Required)


  • First Aide/CPR (C) (Required)


  • English (Required)

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