Community Mental Health Counsellor Posted on Jan 26, 2018 by Catholic Family Services Society
Location Grande Prairie, AB
Earnings $1,660.00 to $2,100.00 monthly
Work Hours 14 to 14 hours per week
Position Permanent Part Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Feb 25, 2018
Catholic Family Services Society
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
- Membership with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
- Certification with the Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association
1 to less than 7 months
- Family therapy centres
- Counselling centres
- Business and/or industry
- Social service or charity agency
- Identify additional/alternative services and provide referrals
- Counsel clients, provide therapy and mediation services, and facilitate group sessions
- Liaise with community agencies or partners, and identify additional or alternative services and provide referrals
Security and Safety
- Child abuse registry check
- Child welfare check
- Eligible for professional liability insurance
- Criminal record check
- Own transportation
- Own vehicle
- Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Work under pressure
- Large caseload
- Tight deadlines
Work Location Information
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
- Excellent written communication
- Client focus
- Interpersonal awareness
- Values and ethics
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Feb 25, 2018
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Interest in mentoring in order to counsel clients, and provide therapy and mediation services; and in assisting individuals and groups of clients to identify, understand and overcome personal problems and achieve personal objectives
Interest in co-ordinating information to develop and implement counselling and intervention programs to assist clients in determining goals and the means of attaining them; may conduct research, publish research papers, educational texts and articles
Interest in following up results of counselling programs and clients' adjustments; and in conducting vocational testing and psychometric assessment; may supervise other counsellors, social service staff and assistants
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