Child Care Counsellor, Casual
CASA House

Posting Details:  In-Scope, Casual

Competition Number: 21-086 (please quote when applying)

Closing Date: December 31st, 2021

Description      

CASA House is an intensive residential treatment program that treats adolescents with complex mental health problems using a multidisciplinary team approach with an emphasis on family involvement.

 

The Child Care Counsellor works collaboratively with their colleagues in a team environment providing treatment to adolescents with significant mental health challenges and their families.  The Child Care Counsellors provide behaviour management, guidance, support, supervision and case management to the adolescents in this program.  

Duties include:

  • participating in case management of assigned adolescents and their families

  • implementing and monitoring treatment plans

  • maintaining clinical records

  • supervising and organizing daily living activities

  • participating in individual, family or group therapy

  • participating in recreational activities

  • participating in program meetings

 

Requirements

Candidates with a diploma or degree in Child and Youth Care, BSW, BA or BSc (Psychology) are invited to apply.  Additionally, candidates must:

  • Possess previous experience working in children’s mental health. 

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

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

  • Be experienced in working within a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Have a positive and energetic demeanor.

  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Salary

$24.23 - $30.51 per hour, depending on experience

Disclaimer

We appreciate your interest in CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health. However, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted. CASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to providing employment opportunities to all individuals. CASA is not currently accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms. Only those candidates permissible to work in Canada are applicable to this position.         

Submit your application: employment@casaservices.org