Adolescent Care Workers

Adolescent Care Workers support the needs of students with social, emotional, behavioural and/or attendance issues at the secondary school level.  Emphasis is placed on early intervention to provide the support necessary for student to experience school success.  The Adolescent Care Worker provides support to students who have been referral by the in-school team or through self-referral.  The Adolescent Care Worker assists the school by problem-solving with staff to identify the concern and develop a plan to support the student, teacher, staff and family.  Adolescent Care Workers provide system support in the areas of prevention, behaviour, individual support, crisis management and consultation.