Child Care Counsellor (Internal Applicants Only)

Competition #22-130​​

Job Description

Reporting to the clinical manager, the child care counsellor works collaboratively in a team environment to provide treatment to adolescents with significant mental health challenges and their families. The child care counsellor provides behaviour management, guidance, support, supervision and case management to youth and their families in the program.

The child care counsellor will:

  • Participate in case management of assigned adolescents and their families.

  • Implement and monitor individual treatment plans for the adolescents.

  • Maintain clinical records.

  • Supervise and organize daily living activities of the adolescents.

  • Supervise adolescents during unscheduled program hours.

  • Conduct individual and group activities as a member of the program team.

Job Details

Union: In-scope

Classification: Child care counsellor
FTE: 0.97

Status: Permanent

Location: CASA House

Multi-Site: No
Minimum Salary: $24.47

Maximum Salary: $30.82

Hours per Shift: 7.25 and nine hour shifts

Shifts per Week: Flexible
Days Off: Flexible


  • Diploma or degree in child and youth care, BSW, BA or BSc (psychology).

  • Previous experience working in children’s mental health.

  • Fluent in case management and supportive counselling for adolescents and their families.

  • Be clinically effective in rapport building with adolescents and their families.

  • Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Positive and energetic demeanor.


Closing Date: November 30, 2022

Please Note:

  • This is an internal posting; only current CASA staff applications will be considered.

  • All members of the CASA team are required to have a double vaccination status at this time.

  • To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to: quoting the competition number in the subject line. While we appreciate all applications, only the successful candidates will be contacted.