Alternative Youth Workers

Alternative Youth Workers

Alternative Programs for Youth and Families Inc. provides residential places of safety to children in care for the province of Nova Scotia. Our children in care can range from 1 to 18 years old with varying abilities. 

Our homes are located in Lunenburg County, and we offer services for agencies across the entire province. 

We provide day-to-day support and care to our youth in placement. This support could be personal care, transportation, recreational and school support. 

We invite you to apply if you have relevant training/education and two years minimum experience and enjoy working within a positive and supportive team environment. A valid driver’s license and vehicle with $2,000,000 liability, Standard first-aid level C, child abuse registry check and police records check, and vulnerable sector check is a must. 

This position can be challenging and rewarding. We offer flexible scheduling, competitive wages, clinical support/supervision and the ability to join our professional team.