Employment Opportunities

Youth Custody & Detention – Youth 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, 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

Send resume by email, 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