Full-Time Permanent Registered Therapist 2 Position

Pathstone Mental Health is Niagara’s primary provider of treatment for children until their 18th birthday. Pathstone provides services to more than 10,000 children and youth each year and to over 1,500 parents, guardians and adults.

Pathstone Mental Health is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the AODA (Accessibility of Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005), Pathstone will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If you require disability related accommodations, please inform Human Resources. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Full-Time Permanent Registered Therapist 2 Position

35 Hours per week | This is a unionized position | $62,349 – $72,774 Annually

The successful candidate will be working with child/youth who meet the Ministry definition of Complex Special Needs. The service is community based and as such services are offered in homes, in community and in office. The Behaviour therapist is primarily responsible for the development, implementation and monitoring of behaviour implementation plans, and behaviour skills training plans. Other duties can/may include parent training, training and oversight of in-home workers, creation of visual supports, and data collection and analysis. Collaboration is an integral part of the work in the service there will be collaboration with children/youth, parents/caregivers/guardians, as well as, community partners with each case. Flex time for after-hours appointments is available. The Behaviour Therapist works a 35 hour work week that is self-managed and flexible to best suit the needs of clients.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • S.W., M.A. M.A.D.S or equivalent;
  • Registered with a regulatory body OCSWSSW, CRPO, BCBA, BCABA
  • 2 years clinical experience;
  • Experience working with children/youth who meet the Ministry definition of Complex Special Needs
  • Experience with development/implementation/evaluation of clinical intervention plans
  • Experience and/ or training in evidence-based therapeutic interventions in assessments, individual, family, and group therapy and brief solution focused treatment;
  • Familiarity with offering services via virtual platforms (i.e. email, text, online counselling) would be considered an asset;
  • If direct virtual supports are unfamiliar then an understanding of the various forms of virtual care, as well as an understanding of clinical and privacy responsibilities would be an asset;
  • Experience working with the Indigenous population is an asset;
  • Good communication and organizational skills;
  • A current Vulnerable Sector Police Records Check within the last six (6) months;
  • Bilingualism in (French / English) is preferred;
  • Valid driver’s license, able to supply own vehicle, and be insurable to drive in Ontario

APPLICATION

  • In writing to HR@Pathstone.ca with “Outreach MITT” in the subject line.
  • Interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible after closing date
  • Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted
  • Pathstone employees must submit their applications by Wednesday May 11, 2022 and will be considered prior to external applicants.

CLOSING DATE – 4:00 p.m. – May 27, 2022

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