Alberta College of Social Workers

Registered Social Worker

Calgary   |      April 03, 2017 12:00

Category:     MSW, RSW
Closing Date:     05/31/2017
Employer:     Living Well Counselling Services
Title:     Registered Social Worker
Address:      4803 Centre Street NW
City:     Calgary
Date Posted:     04/03/2017
Salary:     To be determined

Living Well Counselling Services Inc. is currently in the process of hiring part-time contractors in Calgary, Alberta.

Qualifications:     -Possess a minimum of a Masters degree in their related field
-Be registered with ACSW
-Have 10 years related experience
-Have professional liability insurance
Description:     Potential Candidates will:

-Have experience counselling clients with a variety of concerns
-Be a spiritually sensitive therapist, with a holistic approach to treatment, and will be able to describe succinctly what this means and how it is incorporated in their treatment
-Have a desire to be in private practice, will work well independently and have their own professional supports in place (case consult groups, professional networks, supervisor)
-Will be available to work daytime or evening with Friday evening availability being an asset. May also be available to work Saturdays
-Have their own office space, to accommodate in-person clients OR be willing to use Living Well office space
-Be a strong team player in terms of vision, and an asset to the Living Well team
-Possess willingness to take part in case consults with peers when necessary
-Be detail oriented in terms of administrative tasks such as progress notes, billing submissions and invoicing
-Will be teachable, and will demonstrate an openness to lifelong learning
-Be willing to accept 10-15 hrs per wk contract work depending on current intake load
-Ability to work with children and/or teens is an asset
-Ability to work with couples is an asset
-Work & experience with men's issues is an asset
-May or may not be able to offer teletherapy or therapy via Skype based upon their own personal approach, licensing body requirements and/or equipment
-May or may not be able to offer group therapy
-May or may not be willing to offer a sliding scale to those clients unable to afford full fees
-If successful, candidate will be required to supply their own professional picture, along with their professional bio
Please forward your resume to:     Interested candidates are encouraged to submit resume with cover letter with subject line: Therapist Position to Please include salary expectations, hours of availability and available start date in cover letter.

Please note: Only successful candidates will be contacted.