Addictions Counsellor - [O907]

Addictions Counsellor - [O907]

24 May
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Addiction Rehab Toronto.
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Toronto

24 May

Addiction Rehab Toronto.

Toronto

Addiction Rehab Toronto is seeking an Addictions and Mental Health Counsellor



This is a relief staff position with potential for permanent employment.



This position will include the following duties, but not limited to:



-Maintain appropriate record keeping, and complete intake and discharge forms as needed



-Maintain a safe, healthy and therapeutic environment for all residents



The ideal candidate must possess leadership skills, has knowledge and understanding of non - violent crisis intervention, and can work well in high stressful situations!



Responsibilities:



· Provide appropriate professional understanding and intervention in response to emotional, behavioural, physical needs of clients





· Maintain established routines and procedures within the facility



· Assist residents to establish and achieve individualized goals



· Maintains confidentiality of residents



· Fosters positive relationships with community programs and individuals as necessary



· Provides support to all agency program areas as requested



· Participates in shift change and staff meetings as required, shares information in a respectful, non-judgmental manner.



· Exercises good judgement and discretion in dealing with confidential information



· Completes all necessary documentation, including written records/reports



· Performs other organizational duties as assigned.



· Learn and understand health and safety standards, regulations, policies and procedures and comply with them.



Qualifications



· Education: Addiction and Mental Health Diploma and Certification Required



· Certification: (CCAC, ICADC or in the process of applying)



· 2-5 years’ experience working with people with addictions and mental health



· Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills



· Experience in telephone and in-person counselling



· Demonstrated ability to work independently and as an effective team member



· Trauma informed intervention training’



· Member of a professional body, with intent to become part of professional body



· First Aid Certification



Job Types: Full-time, Part-time



Salary: $18.00-$20.00 per hour



Schedule:



- Day shift

- Night shift



Education:



- AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate (preferred)



Experience:



- counselling: 1 year (preferred)



Language:



- English (preferred)



Work remotely:



- No

The original job offer can be found in Kit Job:
https://www.kitjob.ca/job/19517958/addictions-counsellor-o907-toronto/?utm_source=html

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