Positions available: 1
Closing date: December 7, 2021
Under the direction of the District Mental Health and Addictions Services Manager,the District Mental Health Forensic Adult Case Manager is responsible for the continuous implementation of the case management system. This includes ensuring regular, appropriate documentation on all clinical files; regular conferencing/reviews of relevant cases; evaluating system effectiveness and recommending necessary changes; ensuring the current development, treatment,and psycho-social needs of adults in care are met by participating in the provision of assessment and counselling. Priority is to be given to clients who are a part of the forensic mental health system, that is clients receiving services for mental health or addictions and involved or at risk of being involved with the criminal justice system. The primary responsibility is to ensure the provision of case management and counselling services for adults that is consistent with the philosophy, policies and standards established by Dilico Anishinabek Family Care.
Qualifications and Requirements: A minimum requirement of a HBSW or related degree complemented by significant experience and demonstrated skill in related work will be considered. A MSW is Preferred. A minimum three (3) years case management experience with adults; Experience in developing and maintaining respectful, cooperative working relationships with Anishinabek people and service workers.
Hours of Work: 32.5 Hours per week
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Must have: Satisfactory CAS Penlieu Search; satisfactory Criminal Records Search and Vulnerable Sector Search check; a valid Standard First Aid/CPR Certificate is required; work flexible hours according to the needs of clients; extensive travel to the First Nations communities in and around the District of Thunder Bay; work in the homes and locations familiar to families; posses a valid Class “G” Driver’s License, and have access to a personal vehicle with 1 million liability insurance
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.
Post expires at 3:00pm on Tuesday December 7th, 2021