Careers with MYS

Program Coordinator, Family Support

Application deadline: 12-02-2019

SUMMARY: The Program Coordinator, Family Support, will contribute to broad organizational planning and for nurturing an organizational culture in our work environment that promotes alignment with our organizational performance goals, our espoused organizational core values, and specifically our strategic drivers of becoming youth centric, a centre of excellence and building culturally safe services and programs. 

The Program Coordinator, Family Support, provides coordination of the operating needs of the Family Support program in order to achieve the organization’s performance goals. This will need to ensure alignment with family supports’ stated purpose, its performance goals, specific outcomes and their means to measure meaningful outcomes. The duties and responsibilities are carried out within a trauma and resiliency informed framework that promotes MYS’ Therapeutic Model of Care, including the agency Mission, Guiding Principles and the Circle of Courage® values. 

Duties are performed within a team environment that focuses on establishing collaborative and trusting relationships.  Providing culturally competent services and ensuring client safety, choice and control are priorities at MYS. 

This position supports 24/7 operations and, as such, is required to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends.




SALARY RANGE:  Dependent on qualifications.  MYS offers a competitive benefit package and pension plan.

HOURS OF WORK:  35 hours per week.  This position supports 24/7 operations and, as such, is required to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends.


Applicants must demonstrate in their resume or cover letter how they meet the requirements of the position, quoting the competition number.


CLOSING DATE: interested candidates are requested to submit a resume by 12:00 noon February 12, 2019.

Please forward a cover letter and resume (in word or PDF format) prior to the closing date, to:
Macdonald Youth Services – Human Resources
175 Mayfair Ave
Winnipeg Manitoba R3L 0A1
Fax: 204.475.5087

MYS is an equal opportunity employer, Indigenous people, women, visible minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

MYS is committed to developing and retaining a diverse workforce.  All job offers are conditional upon providing the following satisfactory, and current (within 3 months) background checks: Child/Adult Abuse Registry Check; Prior Contact Check; and Criminal Record Check with Vulnerable Sector Search. We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  For further information about our other employment and volunteer opportunities please visit our website