Youth Care Workers
Career Opportunities
Job Code: 3051033 Closing Date: Ongoing
Employer: School District #5 (Southeast Kootenay) Posted on: Jul 16, 2021
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Job Type:
Full Time
Job Category:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Open To:
ECE, EA and Support Staff
Teachers, Principals & Superintendents
Management & Professionals
Openings: Five
Mandatory Document:
Start Date:  Sep 07, 2021
End Date: 
Salary:  $26.84
Job Description & Requirements
Date of Notice: 03-Jun-2021 Closing Date: when position is filled

Youth Care Worker (13) c2122-009,  c2122-010, c2122-011, c2122-012, c2122-013, c2122-018, c2122-023
District positions we are looking for Five (5) Youth Care Workers in Cranbrook and Two (2) Youth Care Workers in the Elk Valley 
Permanent  35 hours/week 
Postings can be found in round C2, C3, C4 or C5
POSITION: This position is permanent as indicated above and will remain posted until filled.
SD5 has positions open for Youth Care Workers for a variety of locations in Cranbrook, this could include work at the elementary, middle or secondary school level. Work is also available at the KLC in Cranbrook and in the SELC program. SD5 also has positions open in the Elk Valley covering the communities of Jaffray, Fernie, Sparwood and Elkford. Employees are hired to the district and assigned work by Human Resources or delegate.
HOURS OF WORK: Ten months per year position.
When school is in session for students.
WAGE RATE: As per C.U.P.E Local 4165 Agreement
DUTIES: As per C.U.P.E. Local 4165 Agreement
QUALIFICATIONS: As per C.U.P.E Local 4165 Job Description
1. Grade 12 or equivalent
2. Valid British Columbia Driver's License
3. A diploma/degree from a recognized course of study at an accredited institute in counseling,
adolescent psychology, child and youth or a related field.
4. Minimum of two years' experience working directly in the child and youth care field,
including extensive experience working with families.
Note: When applying for positions it is the responsibility of the applicant to provide details of their qualifications for the position.
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those under consideration will be contacted.
The successful applicant will be subject to the terms of the Criminal Records Act.
For more information regarding this posting, please click on the location above for contact information.
Employees who do not possess the required qualification but are in the process of acquiring such qualifications and will reasonably attain them within sixty (60) working days from the closing date of the posting, will be considered if there are no internal qualified applicants.
Please apply for this job only in the manner specified by the employer, otherwise your application will not be considered for the position.
All external applicants are invited to visit our website at to create a profile and apply for postings. Applications should include a cover letter, resume, certificates and at least three(3) professional references, preferably from current supervisors.
The successful applicant will be subject to the terms of the Criminal Records Review Act. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

School District #5 (Southeast Kootenay) does not accept online applications through for Support applicants.

Please visit their website for more information on how to apply.