Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

 Job Position:

Addictions Counsellor

Union Gospel Mission

City: Vancouver

 

Date:

02/07/2020

Job Details:

Would you like to make a lasting impact to our clients in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside community by screening, assessing and counselling them? The Addictions Counsellor will also provide group and individual counselling as needed, and works collaboratively with other outside service providers as required. You will work in a mutually supportive, professional counselling team to ensure excellent client care. In addition, the Counsellor is actively involved in program evaluation and quality assurance approaches that are based on Best Practices in BC. If you have a Master’s Degree in Counselling or a Social Work degree, and have excellent knowledge of alcohol & drug and mental health disorders, and the ability to assess concurrent disorders, then this may be the position for you.

You will frequently deal with clients in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems. There will be other staff nearby to assist as required.
This is a permanent, full-time position. For a copy of the full job description, please visit our website.

Who We Are
Demonstrating the love of Christ, UGM feeds hope and changes lives through a faith-based continuum of care. We are a proud member of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities and have earned the Best Christian Workplace award again in 2019. We provide competitive salaries, generous vacation and sick leave, an RRSP matching program, as well as the potential for educational assistance and flexible work arrangements. In addition our extensive benefits plan is fully employer-paid and includes extended dental and medical, as well as $4,500 per year in pooled para-medical expenses. A focus on employee resilience, support for professional development, engagement in meaningful work, and a fun and caring environment are all part of being a member of the UGM team. If you are someone who desires to learn and grow, has a passion to serve and make a difference, and connects with others with both humility and humour, then you will be a great fit at UGM.

What You’ll Need
If you are considering employment with UGM, you must:
• be legally entitled to work in Canada
• be able to demonstrate compatibility with our Core Values
• agree with our Statement of Faith
• provide a current criminal record check that includes a vulnerable sector search

How to Apply
To submit your cover letter and résumé by February 23, 2020, visit ugm.ca/careers.
If you have questions about this posting, please contact Winna Ma, HR Advisor, at 604 215 5430 ext 388.

We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, and are especially—but not only—interested in applications from Aboriginal individuals

 

St. Joseph’s General Hospital Elliot Lake

Email:

  • sthibodeau@sjgh.ca

  • Organization:

    St. Joseph’s General Hospital Elliot Lake

  • City:

    Elliot Lake

  • Job Position:

    Substance Abuse Counsellor

  • Date:

    05/02/2020

  • Job Details:

    The Camillus Centre, an adult residential treatment program for chemical dependency, has a opening for a Full-Time Substance Abuse Counsellor.

    The treatment technique is holistic and multi-disciplinary, managed through a collaborative team approach which includes family members whenever possible.

    The successful applicant may alternate in three program areas: Chemical Dependency, Co-dependency and Relapse Prevention.
    Responsibilities will include:
    – Case management – Group therapy
    – Individual therapy – Family interviews
    – Educational lectures – Charting/Documentation

    QUALIFICATIONS:
    • Current and continuing certification/licensing: I.C.A.D.C./C.A.C.C. through
    the CACCF or other applicable social service field such as the Ontario
    College of Social Workers
    • Recognized post-secondary concurrent disorders training

    SKILLS/ABILITIES/KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED:
    • Demonstrated behaviour consistent with Hospital Mission, Vision, Values
    and Code of Conduct
    • Computer literacy with proficiency in Microsoft Office and internet
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal direct
    supervision
    • Proven addiction counselling experience, including a solid understanding
    of both abstinence based group counselling and harm reduction theories
    • Must be able to demonstrate an appropriate fit within the clinical team
    approach

    Additional Qualifications (Assets):
    • Ability to speak French

    RANGE OF PAY: $27.832 to $34.789

    START DATE: To be confirmed

 
  • Email:

    help@addictionrehabtoronto.ca

  • Organization:

    Addiction Rehab Toronto

  • City:

    Etobicoke

  • Job Position:

    Addictions and Mental Health Counsellor

  • Date:

    01/16/2020

  • Job Details:

    Job Description

    Addiction Rehab Toronto is seeking a Addictions and Mental Health Counsellor (Male Counsellor)

    This position will include the following duties, but not limited to:

    -Maintain appropriate record keeping, and complete intake and discharge forms as needed

    -Maintain a safe, healthy and therapeutic environment for all residents

    The ideal candidate must possess leadership skills, has knowledge and understanding of non – violent crisis intervention, and can work well in high stressful situations!

    Responsibilities:

    · Provide appropriate professional understanding and intervention in response to emotional, behavioural, physical needs of clients

    · Maintain established routines and procedures within the facility

    · Assist residents to establish and achieve individualized goals

    · Maintains confidentiality of residents

    · Fosters positive relationships with community programs and individuals as necessary

    · Provides support to all agency program areas as requested

    · Participates in shift change and staff meetings as required, shares information in a respectful, non-judgmental manner.

    · Exercises good judgement and discretion in dealing with confidential information

    · Completes all necessary documentation, including written records/reports

    · Performs other organizational duties as assigned.

    · Learn and understand health and safety standards, regulations, policies and procedures and comply with them.

    Qualifications

    · Education:Addiction and Mental Health Diploma and Certification Required

    · Certification: (CCAC, ICADC or in the process of applying)

    · 2-5 years’ experience working with people with addictions and mental health

    · Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

    · Experience in telephone and in-person counselling

    · Demonstrated ability to work independently and as an effective team member

    · Trauma informed intervention training’

    · Member of a professional body, with intent to become part of professional body

    · First Aid Certification

    Job Type: Part-time

    *Currently only hiring a Male Counsello

Job Posting

  • Name:Winna Ma
  • Email:wma@ugm.ca
  • Organization:Union Gospel Mission
  • City:Vancouver
  • Job Position:Addictions Counsellor
  • Date:01/16/2020
  • Job Details:

    The Opportunity
    Would you like to make an impact to our clients in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside community by screening, assessing and counseling them? The Addictions Counsellor will also provide group and individual counselling as needed, and works collaboratively with other outside service providers as required. In addition, the Counsellor is actively involved in program evaluation and quality assurance approaches that are based on Best Practices in BC.
    You will frequently deal with clients in crisis situations, brought about by diverse problems. There will be other staff nearby to assist as required.
    This is an auxiliary (6 month), full-time position. For a copy of the full job description, please visit our website.

    Who We Are
    Demonstrating the love of Christ, UGM feeds hope and changes lives through a faith-based continuum of care. We are a proud member of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities and have earned the Best Christian Workplace award again in 2019. We provide competitive salaries, as well as the potential for educational assistance and flexible work arrangements. In addition our extensive benefits plan is fully employer-paid and includes extended dental and medical, as well as $4,500 per year in pooled para-medical expenses. A focus on employee resilience, support for professional development, engagement in meaningful work, and a fun and caring environment are all part of being a member of the UGM team. If you are someone who desires to learn and grow, has a passion to serve and make a difference, and connects with others with both humility and humour, then you will be a great fit at UGM.

    What You’ll Need
    If you are considering employment with UGM, you must:
    • be legally entitled to work in Canada
    • be able to demonstrate compatibility with our Core Values
    • agree with our Statement of Faith
    • provide a current criminal record check that includes a vulnerable sector search

    How to Apply
    To submit your cover letter and résumé by January 30, 2020, visit ugm.ca/careers.
    If you have questions about this posting, please contact Winna Ma, HR Advisor, at 604 215 5430 ext 388.

    We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, and are especially—but not only—interested in applications from Aboriginal individuals.