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Therapist I or II

Red Deer   |      April 10, 2018 12:00

Category:     MSW
Closing Date:     07/02/2018
Employer:     Vantage Community Services
Title:     Therapist I or II
Address:      4920 54th Street
City:     Red Deer
Date Posted:     04/10/2018
Salary:     $58,771 to $81,355
Summary:    

Based in central Alberta, Vantage Community Services assists youth, adults, and families by providing counselling, group care for youth, life skills training, and mental health services. We have a skilled, multidisciplinary team that helps clients find creative solutions to get their lives back on track. We are seeking a qualified, motivated individual to fill the following position.

THERAPIST I or II (Full Time)
The Therapist is responsible for the provision of quality clinical services to the clientele and programs of Vantage Community Services.
Qualifications:     Masters Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Family Nursing, Child and Youth Care, or a related field. Is registered by and/or seeking registration/certification in the appropriate professional association. Must have current Standard First Aid/Level C CPR, PIC, CYIM and Driver’s Abstract.
Description:     Duties and Responsibilities:
 Provides direct treatment services to a caseload of young people and families in the form of family, individual and group psychotherapy.
 Performs assessments of young people/families as assigned. Provides a written report of the assessment following Quality Improvement guidelines.
 Maintains written records of ongoing clinical work following Quality Improvement guidelines.
 Provides clinical consultation to Vantage programs, as assigned.
 Provides staff training, as requested.
 Provides clinical training to community professionals, as requested.
 Provides training to practicum students and other trainees, as requested.
 Actively communicates with community resources regarding Vantage clientele and programs.   
 Performs as a member of an inter-disciplinary team.
 Participates in research and other specialized projects, as assigned.
 Participates in his/her own professional development.
 Participates actively in clinical supervision and has a supervisory relationship with the Manager of Clinical Services.
Please forward your resume to:     Applicants are sincerely thanked in advance for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Competition closes when position is filled.
Resumes can be emailed to hr@vantagecommunityservices.ca, faxed to (403) 346-3225, or forwarded to:
Human Resources
Vantage Community Services
4920 54 Street
Red Deer, AB T4N 2G8