Children and Youth Social Worker

Job Information
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Author pmnationtalk
Date January 26, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Anishnawbe Health Toronto
Location Toronto, ON
Category Social Services
Client Anishnawbe Health Toronto
Contact Information
recruitment@aht.ca

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Anishnawbe Health Toronto

To improve the health and well being of Aboriginal People  in spirit, mind, emotion and body by providing Traditional Healing within an interdisciplinary health care model (Anishnawbe Health Toronto’s Mission Statement)

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Full Time  Position (1-year contract)

Children and Youth Social Worker

As a fully accredited community health centre, Anishnawbe Health Toronto offers access to health care practitioners from many disciplines including Traditional Healers, Elders and Medicine People. We require a Children and Youth Social Worker in a one-year contract position.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The social worker will provide children/youth and adults with assessment and therapeutic treatment, case management, counseling, advocacy, groups
  • Complete electronic charting on all clients’ records and service statistics; maintaining appropriate progress reports and ensuring clients records are up to date
  • Supervision of a data base system ensuring that information is collected, recorded, maintained and monitored for quality assurance
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications & Experience:

  • MSW; or BSW with experience working with Aboriginal populations
  • Registered with the College Of Social Work
  • Ability to work within a fast paced and multi-disciplinary team setting
  • Knowledge and appreciation of societal issues and underlying health problems in the Aboriginal community, for example the intergenerational effects of the post-colonial and residential school experiences
  • Computer literacy including skill with word processing, presentations and electronic charting software
  • Ability to function independently and within established parameters
  • Knowledge of Aboriginal culture is an asset

How to Apply:  Please submit your resume and cover letter to the HR Coordinator by February 15, 2017 (in one document with your name and “Children and Youth Social Worker” in the subject line), by email to recruitment@aht.ca

If you have questions about the application process, please call 416-920-2605 x.332

CLOSING DATE:   February 15th, 2017

Anishnawbe Health Toronto offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, a commitment to your professional development and a supportive workplace environment.

Anishnawbe Health Toronto is committed to diversity and values the contribution of its employees from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We welcome applications from Aboriginal persons, visible minority group members, women, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who contribute to greater diversity of perspectives.

(If you are invited for an interview and require accommodation, please let us know)

Meegwetch to all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted

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