FACILITY/LOCATION: Meadow Lake
DEPARTMENT/PROGRAM: Public Health
CLASSIFICATION: Mental Health Therapist - Outreach Worker
STATUS: Temporary Part Time (.50FTE)
HOURS OF WORK: As per SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement Field Hours provisions.
RATE OF PAY: As per SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement Mental Health Therapist Staff MA rate ($30.693 - $37.529/hour)
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
A degree from a recognized university in Health Sciences field. Experience in working with people with diverse needs and challenges as it relates to the social determinants of health, with direct experience in community based health and social service programs with a focus on youth, drug awareness and family support.
Strong verbal and communications skills. Ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality. Demonstrated understanding and commitment to harm reduction. Demonstrated experience in program development and delivery. Ability to work flexible hours as required.
ANTICIPATED START DATE: January 7, 2013
END DATE: September 6, 2013