Social Worker / Registered Therapist 1

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.

Social Worker / Registered Therapist 1

1 Part-Time Job Share Position | 7-10 Hours per week | This is a unionized position | $30.64 – $34.96 Hourly

POSITION SUMMARY

Family Intervention provides individual and family therapy for clients aged 6-18 about a broad range of mental health issues. This program is an outpatient service with clients attending therapy either in person or virtually.  The Family Intervention therapist will work with children/youth and families to collaboratively identify goals for therapy and use evidence based or informed treatment modalities for successful outcomes. The therapist may request the involvement of a specialized consultant such as a child and adolescent psychiatrist, pediatrician or psychologist. They will liaise with the clients’ education providers or other professionals to develop interventions across the domains of home, school and community.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • S.W., B.A. or equivalent in Psychology or related discipline
  • Registered as a Social Worker by the College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers or Registered with the College of Psychotherapists
  • 3-4 years relevant clinical experience
  • Experience and / or training in evidence-based therapeutic interventions and in complex mental health issues in outreach or crisis situations
  • Good communication and organizational skills
  • Bilingualism in (French / English) is preferred
  • Experience in working with the Aboriginal Community is an asset
  • A current police records check within the last six (6) months
  • Valid driver’s license, able to supply own vehicle, and be insurable to drive in Ontario

NOTES

  • In accordance with LOU Job Share the employee entering into the job share agreement shall be considered a part-time employee within the bargaining unit and will be covered by the provisions of the Collective Agreement.

APPLICATION

  • In writing with reference to “Job Share” in subject line to hr@Pathstone.ca
  • 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 Tuesday May 10, 2022 and will be considered prior to external applicants.

CLOSING DATE – 4:00 p.m. – May 10, 2022

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