Posted in December 2018
December 18, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING COMPETITION NO. 18-131 Position: Poverty Law Advocate – Permanent Full time Location: Newton Hours: 35 hrs per week We are looking for a Poverty Law Advocate to join our Sources Advocacy team! This individual must be have excellent communication skills, be a team player and commitment to social justice.
December 14, 2018| EXTERNAL/INTERNAL JOB POSTING COMPETITION NO: 18-130 Position: Child and Youth Worker/Behaviour Consultant Location: Fort St John BC Hours: 35/hr per week Permanent About Sources Sources is a community-based non-profit organization that has been providing help, encouragement, and hope for individuals and families in White Rock, Surrey, Delta, Langley, Prince George, Dawson Creek, Fort St John and Fort Nelson for 40 years. We serve 40, 000 individuals yearly and that is all owing to our dedicated team. We provide services such as food banks, counselling, employment services, and community living programs. At Sources we value respect and collaboration as we are all striving to promote the same mission—social wellness for our community. Sources Behaviour Intervention and Mental Health & Positive Behaviour Support The Sources Behaviour Intervention and Mental Health program a community based outreach service that offers one-on-one intervention to children and youth aged 6-18. Clients must be referred by either the Ministry of Child and Family Development Child and Youth Mental health services, or the Children and Youth with Special Needs services. Individuals are connected to natural supports in the community. Some of the goals which may be included; · Skill-building (social skills, life skills, anger management, problem solving, self-regulation) · Assist in gradual exposure for anxiety and depression · Transition to Independent living · Mentor and model positive behaviour · Collaborate with schools, families, and other community supports The Sources Positive Behaviour Support program provides behaviour consultation to families and children with Neurodevelopmental disorders and behaviour challenges. The approach we use is Positive Behaviour Support and Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). Positive Behaviour Support is a systematic and planned approach to preventing or reducing challenging behaviours and positively addresses socially significant behaviours to affect a better quality of life for your child. Applied Behaviour Analysis is a group of intervention strategies that are often used as a part of a Positive Behaviour Support approach to modify, prevent, and or teach skills. Together, our approach uses a set of assessment based strategies that combine the science of behaviour; information about your child’s physical and mental health; and person centered values.
December 11, 2018| EXTERNAL JOB POSTING COMPETITION NO. 18-129 Position: Permanent Full Time Behaviour Consultant Location: Various Hours: 35 hours/week We are looking for a behaviour consultant to join our Sources Positive Behaviour Support team! This individual must have exceptional organizational skills, be able to work independently, and strong interpersonal skills.
Fifty people, including SOURCES staff, board members, local politicians and community members, participated in a KAIROS Blanket Exercise (KBE) at Kwomais Lodge on November 30, 2018. We acknowledge that the KBE took place on the ancestral and unceded territory of the Semiahmoo First Nation and Coast Salish peoples.