Summary of Job Description:
The Counsellor is responsible for providing supportive counselling to persons upon request or self-referral and to aid those in crisis.
Position starts: December 19, 2022 (negotiable) Hours of work: 35 hours per week Starting Wage: $24.50 per hour plus benefits
§ Must provide proof of immunization(s) against Covid-19 and consent to a criminal record check
§ Degree or Diploma – Social Work, Psychology or Counselling, with 1-year related experience
§ Ability to lead individual, group, couple, and family sessions
§ Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
§ Ability to work both independently and with a team
§ Knowledge of relevant community resources
§ Intermediate computer skills
§ Excellent organizational and record keeping skills
§ This position is required to act independently with little direct supervision.
Canadian Mental Health Association is committed to the fundamental principles of equal employment opportunity. We are committed to treating people fairly, with respect and dignity, and to offer equal employment opportunities based upon an individual’s qualifications and performance – free from discrimination or harassment because of race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, political belief, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, or a criminal or summary conviction offence unrelated to a person’s employment or intended employment.
.Applicants with the required qualifications will be given first priority.
Only those applicants short listed will be contacted.
Closing Date: November 30, 2022