Employment Opportunities

Youth Custody & Detention – Part-Time Workers


  • Experience with young persons/troubled youth in an open and/or secure custody and detention facility
  • Skilled in counseling, behaviour management, group facilitation, and team work
  • CYW / COMMUNITY & JUSTICE Diploma or a Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Driver’s licence and abstract
  • First Aid/CPR required
  • CPIC


Provide direct and on-going therapeutic supervision and care to residents including:

  • Basic daily care of residents, including health care and safety
  • Behaviour management of residents through cognitive-behavioural methods, modeling, positive reinforcement, utilizing therapeutic relationship and education
  • Group work and individualized case management planning
  • Work co-operatively as part of a team
  • Be available on short notice and accept scheduling of flexible hours

Send resume by mail or fax to the coordinates below:


Kennedy House Youth Services Inc.
Attention: Human Resources Manager
10 Milner Business Court, Suite #404

Scarborough, ON M1B 3C6



Telephone inquiries will not be accepted. We thank all candidates for applying and indicating your interest in serving our youth, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.