Mental Health & Addictions
DISTRICT EARLY INTERVENTION AND AFTERCARE WORKER
1-Permanant Full-Time, Longlac
Closing Date: OPEN
The District Early Intervention and Aftercare Worker will provide mental health and addictions counselling. Priority is given to clients who have substance abuse dependence or disorder and/or a concurrent disorder. Substance abuse assessment, pre-treatment activities, aftercare and relapse prevention activities are a priority.
Qualifications and Requirements: A minimum two-year Addictions or Social Work Diploma or a Diploma in a related field is required. A three-year BSW Degree is preferred. One or more years experience in the field of addictions; a combination of training and experience in working with the Anishinabek people; knowledge of Anishinabek culture, tradition and teachings; experience in group facilitation; candidates without the specific education qualifications and where the position does not require certified qualification to practice, but who possess an appropriate combination of experience and other academic qualifications will also be considered.
Must have: The ability to work flexible hours; a valid Class “G” Driver’s License; access to a reliable, personal vehicle; $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance; Standard First Aid/CPR and the ability to travel extensively to communities in and around the District of Thunder Bay.
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Please forward cover letter, resume and employment application to:
Dilico Anishinabek Family Care
200 Anemki Place,
Fort William First Nation, ON P7J 1L6
Telephone: (807) 623-8511
Only Those Considered For An Interview Will Be Contacted.
Dilico is committed to diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from all qualified candidates.
Dilico gives preference to Anishinabek people.