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Social Work Clinician, Mental Health Eating Disorders

Vancouver   |      July 04, 2018 12:00
 

In collaboration with the Looking Glass Foundation, the Looking Glass Residence offers an extensive, structured program for BC residents aged 16 to 24 years with eating disorders in a home-like, therapeutic environment.

Job Summary

Consistent with the interprofessional setting and the mission, values and strategic directions of BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital, the Social Work Clinician, Eating Disorders is a clinical practitioner who provides leadership within the interdisciplinary team and advanced level clinical services for children and youth and their families who are being assessed or receiving treatment for an eating disorder within a tertiary facility offering outpatient, residential, inpatient and day treatment services to children, adolescents and their families throughout the province of British Columbia.  The Social Work Clinician is the lead family therapist in the family based model taking leadership in coordinating care and treatment, provides complex family assessments, family therapy, individual therapy and group therapy, and provides teaching within the team and throughout the province using telehealth.  Teaches family therapy with eating disorders to trainees across disciplines within the team and from across the province as well as psychiatric residents and fellows on a case-by-case basis and other interdisciplinary students including social work students; presents locally, provincially, nationally and internationally at conferences; and consults to professionals and teams throughout the province regarding eating disorders, child protection concerns and other legislative issues including FOI, consents, treatment refusal, separation and divorce, and custody/access issues.  Provides leadership in program planning and clinical practice guidelines, evaluates and develops clinical treatment practices, initiates and participates in psychosocial research, and maintains knowledge on research and best practices.  The Social Work Clinician plays a central role as a liaison and education with community agencies and resources such as MCFD, schools, other hospitals, eating disorders teams, community mental health, interpreter services and charitable organizations around the province.



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Full Time Child Youth Care Worker – Ponoka/Red Deer/Wetaskiwin, AB

Edmonton, AB   |      July 03, 2018 12:00
 

Unlimited Potential Community Services (UP) is a non-profit charitable society that has been providing quality support and treatment since 1987. Our goal is to restore stability and hope in the lives of children, youth, adults, and families so they can achieve personal independence and family unity. UP believes cultural tradition is an important part of mental wellness, so we incorporate the culture and traditions of our clients wherever possible. UP invites applicants who are passionate about providing quality support to our clients through a culturally sensitive approach and helping us to work together towards our goal to support each child and family to reach their full potential.

 

Program overview: At UP we provide ongoing group care treatment services and educational programs to children and youth with emotional, behavioral, and/or psychiatric difficulties (including FASD and mental health concerns). Our clients, who range from 13-18 years of age, live in a group home, therapeutic setting. We are looking for an individual who has a passion for working with these vulnerable youth, becoming their role model and teaching them life skills through various activities.

 

Position overview: This position ensures that the therapeutic and social environment is safe and secure so that individual service plans are developed, followed and meet the individual needs of the youth and their families. As a primary care provider, the position is relied on to continuously evaluate individual service plans, monitor and record behaviors, oversee and arrange for daily activities and provide input to the service team based on observations and direct interaction with the youth.

 



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Casual Child Youth Care Worker – Edmonton/Stony Plain, AB

Edmonton, AB   |      July 03, 2018 12:00
 

Unlimited Potential Community Services (UP) is a non-profit charitable society that has been providing quality support and treatment since 1987. Our goal is to restore stability and hope in the lives of children, youth, adults, and families so they can achieve personal independence and family unity. UP believes cultural tradition is an important part of mental wellness, so we incorporate the culture and traditions of our clients wherever possible. UP invites applicants who are passionate about providing quality support to our clients through a culturally sensitive approach and helping us to work together towards our goal to support each child and family to reach their full potential.

 

Program overview: At UP we provide ongoing group care treatment services and educational programs to children and youth with emotional, behavioral, and/or psychiatric difficulties (including FASD and mental health concerns). Our clients, who range from 13-18 years of age, live in a group home, therapeutic setting. We are looking for an individual who has a passion for working with these vulnerable youth, becoming their role model and teaching them life skills through various activities.

 

Position overview: This position ensures that the therapeutic and social environment is safe and secure so that individual service plans are developed, followed and meet the individual needs of the youth and their families. As a primary care provider, the position is relied on to continuously evaluate individual service plans, monitor and record behaviors, oversee and arrange for daily activities and provide input to the service team based on observations and direct interaction with the youth.

 



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Full Time Child Youth Care Worker – Edmonton/Stony Plain, AB

Edmonton, AB   |      July 03, 2018 12:00
 

Unlimited Potential Community Services (UP) is a non-profit charitable society that has been providing quality support and treatment since 1987. Our goal is to restore stability and hope in the lives of children, youth, adults, and families so they can achieve personal independence and family unity. UP believes cultural tradition is an important part of mental wellness, so we incorporate the culture and traditions of our clients wherever possible. UP invites applicants who are passionate about providing quality support to our clients through a culturally sensitive approach and helping us to work together towards our goal to support each child and family to reach their full potential.

 

Program overview: At UP we provide ongoing group care treatment services and educational programs to children and youth with emotional, behavioral, and/or psychiatric difficulties (including FASD and mental health concerns). Our clients, who range from 13-18 years of age, live in a group home, therapeutic setting. We are looking for an individual who has a passion for working with these vulnerable youth, becoming their role model and teaching them life skills through various activities.

 

Position overview: This position ensures that the therapeutic and social environment is safe and secure so that individual service plans are developed, followed and meet the individual needs of the youth and their families. As a primary care provider, the position is relied on to continuously evaluate individual service plans, monitor and record behaviors, oversee and arrange for daily activities and provide input to the service team based on observations and direct interaction with the youth.

 



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Family Wellness Workers

Peace River   |      June 29, 2018 12:00
 

Northland School Division No. 61 is seeking advocates of Indigenous Education who support First Nations, Métis and Inuit Language and Culture to help us lead the way in First Nations and Métis education.  These positions will report to the Director of Student Services for the division and is attached to the central office twelve month calendar.  Applications are invited for the position of Family Wellness worker to work as part of a team in the following locations:
  • St. Theresa School in Wabasca, Alberta, Pelican Mountain School in Sandy Lake, Alberta and Chipewyan Lake School in Chipewyan Lake, Alberta (full time)
  • Mistassiniy School, St. Theresa School and Career Pathways School in Wabasca, Alberta (2 full time)
  • Calling Lake School in Calling Lake, Alberta (full time)
  • Paddle Prairie School in Paddle Prairie, Alberta (full time)
  • Grouard Northland School in Grouard, Alberta and Hillview School in East Prairie, Alberta (full time)
  • Gift Lake School in Gift Lake, Alberta and Bishop Routhier School in Peavine, Alberta (full time)
  • Elizabeth School in Cold Lake, Alberta and J.F. Dion School in Fishing Lake, Alberta (full time)
  • Susa Creek School in Susa Creek, Alberta (half-time)


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Indigenous Connections Social Worker

Victoria   |      June 29, 2018 12:00
 

BC Public Service

Ministry of Children and Family Development

Vancouver-Richmond

 

Indigenous Connections Social Worker

 

Apply your expertise in a role where you can make a positive difference

Salary $53,339.83- $70,367.02 annually

The Indigenous Connections Social Worker  promotes and develops the capacity of families and Aboriginal communities to provide for the safety and well-being of  children and youth, as well as support relational and cultural stability. This is achieved through seeking out and involving extended family (kin and others) and communities, focusing on Aboriginal communities, to achieve stability and connection, leading to healing and well-being for children and youth receiving services from MCFD.

The Indigenous Connections Social Worker supports social workers who have primary case responsibility to ensure that the right people are bought together to collectively plan, make decisions and commit to actions that ensure the well-being of Aboriginal children, youth, families and communities. Using your ability to handle changing situations, emerging priorities and challenging deadlines, you will work collaboratively with other policy teams and regional staff, cross-ministry partners and stakeholders on children and youth with special needs projects and policy development.

For more information and to apply by July 27, 2018, please go to:

https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/51715




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Family Support Worker

St. Albert   |      June 28, 2018 12:00
 

Family Support Worker
District Office
 (10 Month – Part Time – 17.5 hours/week)

 

Position:  The District requires a Family Support Worker to provide on-going support to children, youth and families. 




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Mental Health Therapist

Fort McMurray, AB   |      June 28, 2018 12:00
 

As the Mental Health Therapist (MHT), you will be an integral member of our travelling team that provides mental health care to Indigenous clients residing in rural communities within the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo to support the Fort McMurray wildfire recovery. You will support clients and collaborate with interdisciplinary professionals through office-based practice, on-site visits, and through the utilization of technology, as well as in a client’s home community. You will provide consultation, assessment, treatment, crisis intervention and case management to persons across the age continuum who present with a variety of mental health issues and concerns. Your responsibilities will also include working in partnership with and providing clinically focused consultation to community agencies and other healthcare providers in the delivery of mental health services. You will be responsible for the delivery of evidence-based therapeutic counselling and support interventions. By utilizing a variety of treatment modalities, you will provide individual, family, and group psychotherapy. As the Mental Health Therapist, you will be working closely with psychiatric and acute care units, community mental health, Community Health Representatives, and Indigenous community health leadership. This position requires travel to rural and remote communities by vehicle and air throughout the year. In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Fort McMurray Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $12,480. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.

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Home Visitation Supervisor

Fort McMurray   |      June 28, 2018 12:00
 

Community and Housing Initiatives, Wood Buffalo

Has the following salaried position 37.5 work week; Fulltime with flexibility for evenings and weekends to ensure effective supervision, oversight and coverage available:

Home Visitation Supervisor

The YMCA is a charity dedicated to the development of thousands of people in spirit, mind and body. The Home Visitation Supervisor provides effective leadership in directing the overall delivery of programs and services in the assigned area. The Home Visitation Supervisor manages, in consultation with the Senior Director, an approved budget, directs a diverse offsite staff complement, creates, recommends, monitors, reports and evaluates programming. The Home Visitation Supervisor liaises with program and community stakeholders.  The Home Visitation Supervisor is responsible for a budget and variety of programs with a cross section of vulnerable populations and multiple funders/stakeholders. The Home Visitation Supervisor carries out his or her duties in a professional manner and in accordance with all YMCA policies and procedures, standards of conduct and practice, health and safety standards, child protection standards and contractual, legal and regulatory requirements.  The Home Visitation Supervisor demonstrates excellent interpersonal and communication skills with YMCA staff, volunteers, community partners, stakeholders and participants.

Salary: Based on qualifications and experience.




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Mental Health Professional

Wainwright, AB   |      June 27, 2018 12:00
 

Buffalo Trail Public Schools is seeking one Mental Health Professional to  join our BTPS Mental Health Professional Program team, to provide a variety of school-based mental health supports to students and staff for the 2018-2019 school year.  



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Sexual Violence Therapist

Calgary   |      June 25, 2018 12:00
 

Calgary Communities Against Sexual Abuse (CCASA) is the primary sexual violence service provider for Calgary and surrounding areas. We are looking for experienced and innovative individuals to be part of our dynamic team and organization. CCASA is excited to announce that due to additional funding from the Government of Alberta, we are hiring a new full-time therapist.

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Outreach Community Support Worker

Airdrie   |      June 22, 2018 12:00
 

Community Links is a non-profit agency providing a variety of programs and services that meet the needs of our community members in all stages of life…from birth to seniors.

Our Community Development Services team is seeking a temporary contract

Outreach Community Support Worker:  28 hours/week until approximately March 31, 2019.



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Family Support and Intervention Coordinator

Cold Lake   |      June 22, 2018 12:00
 

4 Wing Cold Lake Military Family Resource Centre Society (MFRCS) is looking for a highly motivated, resilient and client-focused Social Worker. As part of the Prevention, Support and Intervention (PSI) team, the Family Support and Intervention Coordinator is responsible for initial intake services, assessment and referral, emergency resource development and maintenance, workshop service delivery, community resource networking, and PSI information resource development and maintenance.



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Therapist

Calgary   |      June 21, 2018 12:00
 

Two full-time positions (Includes evening and Saturday shifts)

Hello, we’re the South Calgary Primary Care Network. We’ve been looking everywhere for you. How do we know you fit the bill? Because you’re a multitasker with a keen eye for detail and accuracy. You challenge the status quo. You keep your commitments and get things done. You are team-spirited and big-hearted. Most importantly? You want to make things better.

Now start clicking that mouse and apply! An incredible opportunity is right here waiting for you on our team.

MORE ABOUT US…

We are change makers, innovators and community builders. We are a uniquely Alberta approach to primary care delivery. We are multidisciplinary and need you to be part of the movement to bring innovative primary health care programs and services to the residents of south Calgary. Our network of family doctors and allied health care professionals are some of the best around. Pair that with our top-notch administrative team and you have an unstoppable force leading the way in primary health care – a powerhouse for developing the inventive programs our population needs and deserves. Join us as we change the landscape of primary health care for generations to come.

Reporting to the Program Manager, you will perform a wide range of patient focused duties which include working as part of an interprofessional team serving community-based patients within the South Calgary Primary Care Network. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering a wide range of services including; psychosocial assessment, consultation, and counselling services in accordance with evidence-based treatment models and professional standards of practice. The position involves direct and indirect collaboration and coordination of patient centered care with internal and external providers as well as liaising with relevant communities and external services.



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FWW-18-19-04 DV Full Time Family Wellness Worker, Drayton Valley

Rocky Mountain House   |      June 20, 2018 12:00
 

Wild Rose School Division
 Requires a
FAMILY WELLNESS WORKER
for Drayton Valley

 

This position is covered by the Central Alberta Association of Municipal Employees (CAAMSE) Collective Agreement.  Please note, current CAAMSE applicants may be considered over non-CAAMSE applicants.

Applications are invited for a Regular Full-Time Family Wellness Worker for Drayton Valley with duties commencing September 4, 2018. 
This position is full time with initial hours of 1302 / 7 hours per day.   



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Mental Health Therapist

Edmonton   |      June 18, 2018 12:00
 

CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health provides a broad range of innovative community based mental health services for infants, children, adolescents and their families. We offer creative opportunities for clinical work, program development, education and research.  We are recruiting to the following position:

 

Mental Health Therapist, Permanent Full Time

School Age Services

CASA Centre

Competition #18-044

Looking for a challenging position helping with children and adolescents with complex mental health issues?  Want to work with a multi-disciplinary team including Speech-Language Pathologist, Occupational Therapist, Psychiatrists, Nurse(s), Psychologists, Social Workers and more?  Then we have the position for you! 



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Career and Employment Consultant

Edmonton   |      June 08, 2018 12:00
 

The YMCA of Northern Alberta Community Programs Department has the following Bilingual position working for the YMCA Employment Link Program:

Career and Employment Consultant
Bilingual - (English/French), Full – Time (37.5 hours per week)
Permanent Position

THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN FORT MCMURRAY

The YMCA is a charitable, mission-based organization dedicated to the development of thousands of people in spirit, mind and body. The YMCA is seeking a motivated individual that will career and employment services to the YMCA Employment Link Office.

The Position:

Employment Link is a bilingual program (English & French) fully funded by the Alberta Government, which offers employment services to French speaking Canadians and Immigrants. Our environment is extremely high paced and very diverse; we welcome over 600 clients per month from over 50 different countries. The successful candidate should be fully bilingual in English and French, outstanding customer service skills and high sensitivity to the needs of populations from diverse cultures and experiencing language barriers.

Salary: $44 000 - $47 000 / year plus Cost of Living Allowance (COLA)



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      OCC Childcare Provider

      Edmonton   |      June 01, 2018 12:00
       

      The Family Engagement Services Program offers Collaborative meetings between Professionals and Families, referred to as Circles and Family Group Conferences, to families through our Collaborative Services Delivery Partnership with Child and Family Services. Often during these circles children are present, and require childcare in a separate space during the adult conversation components of the circle. The provision of quality childcare allows parents to feel at ease and be able to focus on intent of the circle. Childcare providers are an important component to creating a successful circle. This position would be on an On Call Casual Basis and could involve daytime, evening and weekend work.

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      Kinship Support Services - Competition # 1314

      Edmonton   |      June 01, 2018 12:00
       

      The Family Centre is currently hiring energetic individuals interested in working with children and families as a part of Kinship Support Services. At the heart of The Family Centre’s philosophy is the belief that children fare best in the care of their family. The Kinship Support Worker is responsible for providing high quality support and guidance for families caring for children in Kinship placements through the Collaborative Service Delivery Program (CSD).

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      Employment Specialist

      Edmonton   |      May 25, 2018 12:00
       

      Provide Employment Services for Persons with Disabilities who are seeking employment and/or education. Interview and assist clients to develop job readiness skills and job search strategies. Administer tests to determine client interest, aptitudes and abilities of clients. Collect labour market information for clients regarding job openings and skill requirements. Counsel clients on work and career related issues.

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      Mental Health Therapist

      Edmonton   |      May 24, 2018 12:00
       

      Mental Health Therapist – School Age Services

      Fort Road

      Position Details:                     1.0 FTE, Temporary until on or before December 18, 2019

      Competition Number:             18-023 (please quote when applying)

      Closing Date:                          Until a suitable applicant is found



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      SeniorConnect Response Worker

      Calgary   |      May 22, 2018 12:00
       

      Calgary Seniors’ is looking for a Response Worker to provide urgent social care assistance for seniors in the community for their SeniorConnect Program.  Social emergencies are identified by the Distress Centre and referred to the SeniorConnect team for urgent assessment and intervention.  You will respond as part of a team to referrals received during regular office hours and be available for on-call during some evenings and weekends.  To ensure the safety of older adults in the community, there are a number of situations in which the response worker will become involved, and this may include: providing urgent assistance and advice for families and/or carers, accessing basic needs or emergency accommodation, responding to situations of elder abuse, and stabilizing a situation in order to reduce further crisis.

       

      Well organised, flexible, and independent minded, you will have considerable community and older adult mental health work experience. You will be confident in managing risk and crisis, and independent in decision making. You will be committed to high professional standards, a strong communicator, and have the ability to prioritise and react calmly to crisis situations. You will ensure that an efficient and effective service is provided to all service users, carers and agencies requiring an urgent social response and you will be proficient in collaborating with other professionals.

      You will hold a professionally recognized qualification in social work, nursing, or psychology with a focus on gerontology, and you will need to have the ability to work autonomously.



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      Supervisor Outreach

      Calgary   |      May 22, 2018 12:00
       

      Calgary Seniors’ Resource Society is a dynamic non-profit organization that, for over 20 years, has provided a depth of support creating meaningful and effective change in the overall well-being and quality of life of seniors in Calgary. We provide a variety of services to older adults and their families such as social work services, assisted shopping, friendly visiting, escorted transportation, caregiver support and telephone reassurance, to name a few. Calgary Seniors’ also provides free education to individuals, businesses and front line service providers.

       

      Position Summary:

      Reporting to the manager, the supervisor will provide a dual role.  They will provide direct program support and supervision to the outreach team and manage a client caseload providing direct social work services for older adults living in the NE quadrant of Calgary. As supervisor, you will work in collaboration with other outreach teams across Calgary as a member of the ‘Way In - Older Adult Services’, as well as other agencies and the greater community to support the needs of older adults.



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      Suicide Grief Support Worker

      Edmonton   |      May 14, 2018 12:00
       

      Organization Summary
      CMHA-Edmonton is a non-profit organization that envisions mentally healthy people in caring communities.
      We increase awareness and understanding of mental health, mental illness, recovery, and suicide prevention
      through education. We support the resilience and recovery of people in distress including those affected by
      mental illness or suicide by providing crisis intervention; safe, long-term and affordable housing; peer
      connections; suicide grief and family support; advocacy and wayfinding; and providing opportunities to
      improve your wellness.
      Join us and make a difference in the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness and stressful
      situations including abuse, violence, and suicide.

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      Shelter Counsellor

      High River   |      April 25, 2018 12:00
       

      Rowan House Society is a charitable organization with a mission to provide crisis intervention, long-term support and education for those affected by family violence in rural communities.  The Society also holds the core values of safety, trustworthiness, choice, collaboration and empowerment.  Additionally, Rowan House is a trauma informed service provider and takes into account an understanding of trauma in all aspects of service delivery. All employees are expected to embrace these organizational values in the work they do on behalf of the Society.

      Rowan House employees are also expected to work professionally, adhere to the Code of Conduct, and demonstrate continuous improvement, collaboration, thoughtfulness in decision making and purpose in their work at all times.

      POSITION GOAL:

      The goal of this position is to ensure that the women who call into or arrive at Rowan House Emergency Shelter are safe and their crisis de-escalated so they can make decisions and take steps to address the domestic violence in their lives.  As a result, clients are able to function in a more healthy and productive manner in all aspects of their lives, eventually living in the community, free of domestic violence.



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