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Community Mental Health Worker 1

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date September 7, 2019
Type Full Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Salary $21.48 - $23.49 - Per Hour
Location Salmon Arm, BC
Category Medical / Health
Client Interior Health Authority
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Community Mental Health Worker 1

Competition #: 01285832
Employee Type: PERMANENT FULL TIME
Bargaining Unit: HEU
Facility: SALMON ARM HEALTH CENTRE
Department: SAM MH LIFE SKILLS SUPPO
Reports To: MANAGER
Hourly Wage: $21.48 – $23.49
Close Date: SEPTEMBER 13, 2019*
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Position Summary
We are currently seeking a permanent full time Community Mental Health Worker to join our team in Salmon Arm.

The Community Mental Health Worker 1 functions as part of an integrated multidisciplinary Mental Health & Substance Use (MHSU) Team and performs a variety of life skills and general support duties involving clients who are living in their own housing. Reporting to the HCIS Manager or designate, and in accordance with established treatment plans, this position provides services within a psychosocial rehabilitation and harm reduction framework for the assigned client population(s) with severe mental illnesses and/or substance use disorders.

This position also provides support to clients in the development and maintenance of the skills required to live successfully in their own homes. The Community Mental Health Worker 1 is expected to engage clients in various community settings as people with full potential and as meaningful collaborators in their own service planning, delivery and evaluation.

Shifts of work will be Tuesday to Saturday 13:00 to 21:00 with Sundays, Mondays and Statutory holidays off.

If you are trained in mental health and have a passion for providing care management to those in need, apply today!

Qualifications
• Grade 12
• Certificate in a field relevant to the position (such as, Community Mental Health Certificate, Human Service Worker Certificate, Social Services Worker Certificate, etc.)
• One year recent related experience working with the assigned client population(s) experiencing mental health and/or substance use problems; or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Food Safe certificate required.
• Current valid B.C. Driver’s License.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT

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