Youth Engagement Worker – Team Lead

Weston Frontlines Centre / Frontlines

Frontlines is hiring a Youth Engagement Worker – Team Lead.


  • Responsible for developing, implementing, and managing a wide range of programs that meet participants’ physical, social, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual needs.
  • Enhances and modifies programs/activities/services as applicable by assessing the community and participants’ needs and interests.
  • Provide one-on-one support to youth.
  • Supervises, hires, orients, motivates, and trains assigned staff, ensuring effective teamwork, high standards of staff and organizational performance, while promoting continuous learning and innovation in others. Monitors and evaluates staff performance.
  • Supervises the day-to-day operation of all assigned staff including the scheduling, assigning, and reviewing of work. Authorizes and coordinates vacation and overtime requests.
  • Assists supervisors in conducting regular volunteer performance reviews and exit interviews.
  • Maintains effective communication with Executive Director, residents, family members, staff, volunteers, and participants.
  • Promotes the involvement of volunteers amongst program staff.
  • Provides input into and administers assigned budget, ensuring that expenditures are controlled and maintained within approved budget limitations.
  • Recommends policies and procedures regarding program specific requirements.
  • May be required to attend project-related community consultation meetings, as required.
  • Prepares various correspondences and reports on daily, monthly, and annual basis.
  • Plans, co-ordinates, implements, and evaluates special events.
  • Responsible for program planning, training, and meetings.
  • Plans special events and day trips.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Must be able to work some evenings or weekends.

Experience needed:

  • Education in Social Work, Child and Youth Work/Care, Criminology.
  • Youth Engagement: 3 years (required).


  • G or G2 (required).

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19.

Contract Length: 12 months
Job Types: Full-Time, Contract
Salary: $17.00 to $19.00/hour

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