Social Worker / Registered Therapist 2

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 2

1 Full-Time Position | 35 Hours per week | This is a unionized position | $62,349 – $72,774 Annually

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., M.A.;
  • Registered as a Social Worker with the College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers or Registered with the College of Psychotherapists;
  • 2 years clinical experience
  • Experience and / or training in evidence-based therapeutic interventions in assessments, individual, family and group therapy, and brief solution focused treatment;
  • Bilingual in (French and English) is preferred;
  • Experience working with the Aboriginal community is an asset;
  • Good communication and organizational skills;
  • A current Police Records Check within the last six (6) months;
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license, able to supply own vehicle, and be insurable to drive in Ontario

APPLICATION

  • In writing with reference to “SW/RT 2 – 35 Hour FI” 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. – July 31, 2022

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