RESIDENTIAL COUNSELLOR

Mental Health and Addictions
RESIDENTIAL COUNSELLOR
Adult Residential Treatment Centre
1-Up to One Year Contract
Location: Thunder Bay
Closing Date:  August 15, 2019 @ 3:00 p.m.

The Residential Counsellor will ensure the treatment needs of clients in care are met by actively participating in the provision of treatment services in a twenty bed co-ed facility.  The primary responsibility is to provide individual and group based treatment services that are consistent with the Vision, Mission and Core Values established by Dilico.

Qualifications and Requirements: An HBSW or Degree in a related field is required coupled with four years counselling experience in the field of Community Health and Addictions. Experience in the field of Addictions and Mental health;   experience in the provision of individual and group-based counselling, assessments, referrals and advocacy; 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.

Hours of Work:    40 hours per week

Must have: Ability to work flexible hours as determined by the ARTC Manager or designate in relation to service requirements; must possess a Class F Driver’s License or be willing to obtain a Class F License; access to a reliable, personal vehicle; and $1,000,000 liability vehicle insurance; must hold a valid Standard First Aid/CPR Certificate; must complete a criminal records check; must complete a medical and receive the required immunizations as recommended by the local medical officer of health.

For a detailed job description please click here or contact Human Resources. 

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.