As a Child & Youth Development Specialist (CYDS), you will provide assessment, treatment and follow-up to children and youth in the community, educational system, and/or hospital setting who are at risk of or have a disability, and/or have a significant developmental delay. Using a family-centered care approach, you will create, implement and update family service plans specific to child/youth needs, adapting interventions/activities as appropriate. As a CYDS, you will observe, identify and report child developmental or behaviour difficulties and make recommendations to the appropriate interdisciplinary team. You will liaise with and provide referrals to other disciplines and external agencies as appropriate. You will provide information and education regarding child/youth development to parents, education providers, other interprofessionals and the community. You will support family funding and education/services placement applications and maintain printed resources and equipment for child and adolescent programs.
Classification: Child & Youth Development Spec
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: EDM.Early Interven Prog CHS.
Primary Location: Dickinsfield Office
Posting End Date: 01-JUN-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
Date Available: 11-JUN-2020
Temporary End Date: 02-AUG-2021
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 8
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $35.81
Maximum Salary: $47.67
Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
Completion of bachelor's degree in Child & Youth Care or a related field or equivalent education and experience.
Additional Required Qualifications: