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Anishnawbe Health Toronto Children’s Mental Health Worker Contract in Toronto, ON

Anishnawbe Health Toronto

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
Children’s Mental Health Worker
Location:
Toronto, ON

MSW and 2 years’ experience in the social services setting, especially with homeless clients. Registered with the College Of Social Work….

Anishnawbe Health Toronto

To improve the health and well being of Aboriginal People in spirit, mind, emotion and body by providing Traditional Healing within an intra-disciplinary health care model.

(Anishnawbe Health Toronto’s Mission Statement)

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY 5 Month Contract Position

Children’s Mental Health Worker

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The social worker will provide children/youth with assessment and therapeutic treatment, case management, counseling, advocacy, parent and children/youth groups.
  • Complete electronic charting on all clients’ records and service statistics; maintaining appropriate progress reports and ensuring clients records are up to date.
  • Supervision of a data base system ensuring that information is collected, recorded, maintained and monitored for quality assurance.
  • Participate and or chair consultations, case conferencing, groups, family circles and other agency partnership collaborative events.
  • Partake in research and training for all centre’s activities.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • MSW and 2 years’ experience in the social services setting, especially with homeless clients.
  • Registered with the College Of Social Work.
  • Knowledge of casework and case load supervision, case management and counseling.
  • Ability to work within a fast paced and multi-disciplinary team setting.
  • Knowledge and appreciation of societal issues and underlying health problems in the Aboriginal community, for example the intergenerational effects of the post-colonial and residential school experiences.
  • Computer literacy including skill with word processing, presentations and electronic charting software.
  • Ability to function independently and within established parameters.
  • Knowledge of Aboriginal language and culture is an asset.
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License is a requirement.

Interested applicants are invited to submit resumes to Jane Harrison, Manager, WAASH-KESHUU-YAAN Unit, Anishnawbe Health Toronto Fax: 416-365-1083
CLOSING DATE: October 2 nd by 5:00 pm

Anishnawbe Health Toronto offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, a commitment to your professional development and a supportive workplace environment.

“People With Disabilities Are Encouraged to Apply.”

(If you are invited for an interview and require accommodation, please let us know. )

Meegwetch to all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-23
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