Clinician - William Taylor Learning Centre

Job Type

Full Time

Published

11/01/2018

Application Deadline

11/30/2018

Address

Calgary
AB
Canada

Description

We Never Say No. We Never Give up. We Never Turn Anyone Away.

 

Wood’s Homes is a multi-service, nationally accredited non-profit children’s mental health centre based in Calgary. Today we have over 450 employees and provide more than 40 programs for 28,000 children and their families each year in Calgary, Lethbridge, Canmore, Strathmore, Fort McMurray and Fort Smith, N.W.T.

 

Commitment to high-risk adolescents, challenged with some very tough issues, is not easy. These are the times when our frontline workers spring into action. The type of work we do requires quick thinking, confidence, forgiveness and persistence.

 

We are currently seeking a full-time Clinician in our William Taylor Learning Centre. William Taylor Learning Centre is a specialized school setting offering treatment and education for students with emotional, behavioural and/or complex mental health needs.

 

As a key member of the team, the Clinician is responsible for the provision of quality clinical services to a caseload of young people and families in the form of family, individual and group psychotherapy.

 

This position reports to the Program Manager.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES include but are not limited to:

 

  • Performs assessments and intervention of infants/children/youth/families as assigned. Provides a written report and strategies for caregivers.
  • Works as a part of a team within a fast paced collaborative service to manage child protection risk and intervention
  • Provides clinical consultation/training to staff, practicum students, community professionals and other trainees, as requested.
  • Actively communicates with community resources regarding Wood’s Homes clientele and programs.
  • Supports other agency initiatives as requested.
  • Participates in research and other specialized projects, as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION:

 

·        Masters or Ph.D. Degree in Psychology or related field.

·        Is currently registered/has membership in the appropriate professional association/with the appropriate regulatory body. Will provide supervision for a provisional psychologist.

·        Is licensed in accordance with the Health Professions Act and provides services in accordance with professional standards, guidelines and ethics.

·        Able to complete written documentation within established time frames.

  • Must have own transportation.
  • Personal suitability is important.

 

Wood’s Homes is proud to be awarded one of the 100 Best Places to Work in Canada for 2011 and 2012, as well as one of Canada’s Best Workplaces for Women in 2011. We offer an exceptional benefits package including vision, dental, extended health, a generous Group Registered Pension Plan and a Computer Literacy Incentive Plan.

 

Please submit a resume to Wood’s Homes – Human Resources Department (Parkdale Campus) via email to: human.resources@woodshomes.ca. Please quote competition code ‘Last Name, First Name, WTLC Clinician’ in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Please visit us at www.woodshomes.ca for more information about our organization.

Level of Language Proficiency

English

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

human.resources@woodshomes.ca
http://www.woodshomes.ca

Please submit a resume to Wood’s Homes – Human Resources Department (Parkdale Campus) via email to: human.resources@woodshomes.ca. Please quote competition code ‘Last Name, First Name, WTLC Clinician’ in the subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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