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CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health Temporary Clinical Support Worker 16-048 Temporary in Edmonton, AB

CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health

Branch Edmonton AB CA

Position:
Temporary Clinical Support Worker 16-048
Location:
Edmonton, AB

The Clinical Support Worker collaborates with the Infant and Preschool Services multi-disciplinary team members to ensure success in the areas of clinical…

Description
The Clinical Support Worker collaborates with the Infant and Preschool Services multi-disciplinary team members to ensure success in the areas of clinical service delivery to infants and preschoolers struggling with emotional, social and/or behavioural difficulties.

  • Providing consultation to Head Start and Early Head Start programs to support the emotional and behavioural functioning of the children enrolled in the programs.
  • Participating in case management of assigned children and their families
  • Preparing for and conducting psycho-educational support and treatment groups for children and parents
  • Assisting with identifying the community support needs of the child and family
  • Supporting the child and family to participate in community programs
  • Ensuring clinicians are well-informed about developments with individual children and families
  • Being an active, contributing member of a multi-disciplinary clinical team whose purpose is assessment and treatment case review and consultation.

Qualifications

  • Applicants are required to have a diploma or degree with Child and Youth Care, a Rehabilitation Practitioner diploma, a diploma in Early Learning and Child Care, BSW, BA or BSc with a major in psychology.
  • A minimum of two years experience working with infant and preschool children and their families,
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle is required.

Salary: $23.50 – 29.59
Benefits: CASA’s benefit plan which includes life insurance, short term and long term disability, extended health and dental benefits and a registered pension plan are available after 90 days.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20
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