Social Worker – Haileybury FHT (Haileybury)

 Social Worker

(Permanent, Full-time)

The Haileybury Family Health Team is a multidisciplinary team of health care professionals that provide exemplary, comprehensive health care to our patients.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assessment/Intake
  • Receive referrals from interdisciplinary team members of patients with possible mental health, addictions, and psychosocial problems
  • Screen, triage, assess patients to determine appropriate clinical/mental health services
  • Treatment/Management
  • Provide evidence based mental health counselling
  • Identify and support patient access to community and professional services and programs
  • Assist with system navigation and coordination; advocate on patient’s behalf to access resources and supports
  • Consult with FHT physicians and team members as needed to determine and coordinate treatment plan
  • Development, management and implementation of individual/group programs
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with patients, staff and community agencies

Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work OR equivalent combination of training and experience in a related setting
  • Membership in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
  • Three to five years of related experience
  • Excellent oral and written skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Working knowledge of community-based mental health resources
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Experience using an EMR system
  • Bilingualism is considered an asset

Interested applicants are invited to send a resume to:

Haileybury Family Health Team

95 Meridian Avenue, Box 2010

Haileybury, ON  P0J 1K0

Fax:  (705) 672-5900


Closing date is Friday, October 26th, 2018

Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.