Careers with MYS

Full-Time Street Reach Worker – Healing Homes

Application deadline: 29-05-2019

SUMMARY: Macdonald Youth Services requires an experienced Street Reach Worker within the Healing Homes service area. The Street Reach Worker provides services for clients of the MYS managed care system and works with Street Reach to locate other missing high risk children and youth who are in danger of becoming victims of sexual exploitation, or who have already become victims of sexual exploitation. The Street Reach Worker is responsible for providing services with the Street Reach Team which include working in the field, paperwork, reporting requirements, etc. Working with Macdonald Youth Services staff, the Street Reach Worker gets to know the young people that are identified through Street Reach and the places they are likely to go when they are absent without authorization (AWA) from placement. Working closely with Child & Family Services, and other community contacts, the Street Reach Worker locates and ensures youth are safe.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:  of the Street Reach Worker include, but are not limited to:


SALARY RANGE:  $36,080 - $54,120 d.o.q. per annum. MYS offers a competitive benefit package and pension plan

HOURS OF WORK:  35 hours per week. Monday – Friday (8:30 am – 4:30 pm) must be able to work some evening shifts to meet operational needs of service delivery. 


CLOSING DATE: 12:00 pm/noon – May 29, 2019


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 – Human Resources
175 Mayfair Ave
Winnipeg  Manitoba   R3L0A1
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. 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