ENGAGE •  ENCOURAGE • EQUIP

LIVING ROCK MINISTRIES

30 WILSON STREET

HAMILTON, ONT  L8R 1C5

905-528-ROCK (7625)

CHARITY #88345 8812 RR0001

Volunteer - Weekend Youth Worker

Position Overview

We are looking for volunteers experienced in the Social Work field, who are able to assist in the clinical aspect as well as the practical needs aspect of the Weekend Program.  Additional skills are also beneficial, such as cooking, athletic interest, arts etc.

 

Essential Job Functions

Hallway/Bathroom Monitor

Help supervise Oasis Room

Supervise youth chores

Participate and help supervise activities

Participate in games with youth

Once trained, Door Supervision

o    Taking names

o    Weapon Check

o    Checking Bags

o    Understanding how to deal with potential crisis

Kitchen clean up - dishes

Oasis clean up:

o    wipe down tables and counters

o    Refill trays of food, coffee, mugs, etc.

Set up:

o     setting up food on trays and counters

o    make juice, coffee

o    setting up cups, plates, utensils

 

Requirements

Degree in Social Work, related field or working towards a degree or…

1+ years experience working with youth

Ability to approach and engage youth

 

Other Skills/Abilities

Clinical Background:

- Intakes

- One-on-ones

Crafts – create and ideas for crafts

Cooking – healthy living workshops

Exercise and fitness – taking youth to the YMCA

 

Hours of Position

·         Between the hours of 1 – 8:30pm, with a minimum of 3 hours

 

NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Volunteer may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.