Vacancy Detail
Job Details  * This vacancy is now closed *
Job Title:
INTERNAL Expression of Interest - MSW

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
Masters Degree

Job Description


Bargaining Unit: OPSEU
Status: Full Time TEMPORARY until March 31, 2019
Department: Mental Health Outpatient Program
Site: St. Joseph's Health Centre
Shifts: Days


The mental health outpatient program (MHOP) provides individual and group counselling for individuals with moderate to severe mental health issues. This position would include provision of Decision Guide appointments, conducting workshops and groups, and individual counselling. It also requires a demonstrated appreciation of client-centred strength based care, and the importance of accessibility, accountability, best practices and evaluation.

The candidate will have knowledge and/or training in motivational interviewing, solution focused methods, principles in self management and recovery, and strengths based interventions. They will have a demonstrated ability to work as part of an interprofessional team, knowledge and skills in a range of theoretical perspectives, psychosocial rehabilitation principles, self-management, and holistic wellness approaches. Experience and/or training in a variety of therapies such as: solution focused therapy, narrative approaches, CBT, DBT, and group therapies. Experience with meditech charting, and ASIST training or equivalent an asset.

Employees interested in this temporary opportunity are invited to submit a letter in writing, along with an updated CV directly to Dr. Heather Boynton, by Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 4:30 p.m.

St. Joseph's Care Group is committed to providing high quality client-centred care by building a respectful and inclusive workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves. Individuals who speak a second language including French, Finnish, Italian, Ojibway, Cree, Oji-Cree, etc. are encouraged to apply.

Upon request, accommodations due to a disability are available throughout the selection process. We thank you for your interest; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.