Careers with MYS

Full Time Youth Care Practitioner

Application deadline: 15-03-2019

2 - Full Time Youth Care Practitioner Positions – Adolescent Resources in Community Homes
More than one position will be hired which will include different hours of work

SUMMARY: Macdonald Youth Services requires a full time and part time Youth Care Practitioner (YCP) within the Adolescent Resources in Community Homes (ARCH) service area. YCPs are responsible to provide care and specialized treatment for the youth in ARCH programs in accordance with agency policies and the treatment philosophy of MYS. 

YCPs 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 with one another and with agency clients.  Providing culturally competent services and ensuring client safety, choice and control are priorities at MYS. 

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


SALARY RANGE:  $30,720 - $46,080 d.o.q. per annum. (pro-rated to part-time hours)
MYS offers a competitive benefit package and pension plan to permanent employees


Full time position = 40 hours per week – Weekends, Evening, Weekends & or Overnights


Applicants must demonstrate in their resume or cover letter how they meet the requirements of the position. Please indicate in the title of your email your full name and competition number.


CLOSING DATE: 12:00pm/noon - March 15, 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 Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3L 0A1
Fax: 204.284.4431

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