Careers with MYS

Youth Care Practitioners - Kisewatisiwin (Thompson, MB)

Application deadline: 01-01-3000

Full-time, part-time, term and casual positions may be hired from this posting.

Macdonald Youth Services requires experienced Youth Care Practitioners (YCPs) within the Kisewatisiwin (KISE) service area in Thompson, MB. YCPs provide care and specialized treatment for the youth within the programs in accordance with agency policies and the treatment philosophy of MYS.  YCPs are responsible to carry out all duties and responsibilities within a youth-centered, relationship-based strengths framework that promotes the cultivation and mobilization of youth strengths, potentials and capacity for growth.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  of the YCP include, but are not limited to:



SALARY RANGE:  $27,727.49 to $43,000 d.o.q per annum. MYS offers a competitive benefit package and pension plan for employees in permanent/salaried positions. Salary will be prorated to the part time and term positions.

HOURS OF WORK: Varies depending on which position hired for. Successful applicants may be asked to work a variety of shifts including days, evenings, overnights, weekends and holidays.


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



Please forward a cover letter and resume (in word or PDF format) prior to the closing date, to:
Macdonald Youth Services  – Kisewatisiwin Program
102-83 Churchill Drive  
Thompson, MB  R8N0L6  
Fax: 204.778.7778    

MYS is an equal opportunity employer, Aboriginal persons, 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