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Foothills Community Counselling Lead Counsellor Contract in High River, AB

Foothills Community Counselling

Branch High River AB CA

Position:
Lead Counsellor
Location:
High River, AB

Must carry independent Professional Liability Insurance. Registration with College of Alberta Psychologists or Alberta College of Social Workers (provisional…

Foothills Community Counselling’s mission is to provide quality affordable counselling to the Foothills region. An initiative through FCSS High River, FCC is seeking a self-directed, lead registered Masters level counsellor to provide counselling services to children and adults in our High River office. This is a part-time, fee-for-service contract position with potential to grow.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a Master’s degree in Social Work or Psychology
  • Registration with College of Alberta Psychologists or Alberta College of Social Workers (provisional psychologists will not be considered)
  • Must carry independent Professional Liability Insurance
  • Experience with individual, couples, and family therapy
  • Strong assessment and crisis management skills
  • Experience working with children a plus
  • Ability to work independently
  • Computer skills including Microsoft office
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Some evenings and Saturdays may be required
  • Preference will be given to those with 5+ years experience including management and supervision experience

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing counselling services to individuals, couples and families
  • Building and maintaining caseload
  • Maintain accurate records and documentation
  • Develop relationships with community partners and providers
  • Provide supervision to other contract workers as needed

Job Type: Contract

Required education:

  • Master’s

Required experience:

  • Experience with individual, couples, and family therapy: 3 years

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: High River, AB, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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