Careers with MYS

Full Time Youth Care Practitioner

Application deadline: 26-03-2019

SUMMARY: Macdonald Youth Services requires experienced Youth Care Practitioners (YCPs) within the Specialized Individual Placement (SIP) Service Area. YCPs are responsible to provide care and specialized treatment for the youth in the SIP program. YCPs ensure that programming is provided for the youth within the policies and treatment philosophy of MYS and SIP. All responsibilities regarding our youth are carried out 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: To be determined.
MYS offers a competitive benefit package and pension plan for salaried/permanent positions.

HOURS OF WORK:  40 hours per week, shifts are 7am - 3pm and 3pm - 11pm and includes weekends.


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


CLOSING DATE:  12:00/noon March 26, 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   R3L0A1
Fax: 204.284.4431

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