CLINICAL Social Worker/Social Service Worker (PT, Term) – Arnprior and District FHT (Arnprior)

CLINICAL Social Worker/Social Service Worker

0.2 Part-Time Contract (8 months)

The Arnprior and District Family Health Team (ADFHT) is seeking to fill the position of a part-time, contract  Social Worker/Social Service Worker to be a part of our interdisciplinary team of health care providers. Candidates must have expertise and comfort working with complex mental health presentations.  The primary focus of practice is intake and system navigation for the clinic’s mental health team.  The successful candidate will be screening patients for any combination of individual, couples, family and group counseling and psychotherapy for anxiety, depression, and trauma. The position may also include paperwork support for applications such as ODSP or CPP Disability.

Start Date: January, 2018 to August 31st, 2018

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years’ relevant experience, preferably in community based mental health
  • Mandatory experience working with adults/older adults/ adolescents
  • Proficient in assessments and treatment planning.
  • Quick-thinking and able to make fast and sound clinical decisions.
  • Beneficial to have experience and competency in working with children
  • Mandatory experience with individual counseling, and system navigation.
  • Bachelors of Social Work (preferred) or Social Service Worker diploma/certificate.
  • Current registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and proof of professional liability insurance
  • Proficiency in electronic documentation
  • Availability is currently set to Tuesdays. While there is some room for flexibility, this is the preferred option.

At ADFHT our vision is to work together for a healthier community. An individual who enjoys working in a collaborative, patient-centered, and highly-motivated environment will thrive in this position. If this fits with your mandate, we would like to hear from you.

Please forward cover letter and curriculum vitae to:

Posted December 1, 2017 – Deadline December 12, 2017

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.