Mental Health Therapist

Alberta Health Services - Fort McMurray, AB (28 days ago)

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Your Opportunity:
Are you interested in working as Casual Mental Health Therapist with Fort McMurray Community Mental Health Team? This position will report to the Manager AMH Fort McMurray and receive day to day support from a Clinical Supervisor. This position will be responsible for providing direct therapeutic services for both adult and children. This position will be responsible to maintain accurate records and reports pertaining to clients as assigned by the Supervisor. In addition to a competitive rate of pay, AHS currently has a Fort McMurray Allowance in place to an annual maximum of $12,480. This allowance is non-pensionable and is payable on an hourly basis for all hours paid at the basic rate of pay.

As the Mental Health Therapist, you will be required to perform the restricted activity of psychosocial intervention utilizing a variety of treatment modalities (individual, family, group) to persons experiencing significant mental health difficulties. Working both independently and as a member of a collaborative multidisciplinary team, you will provide evidence informed and best practices in crisis intervention, assessment, consultation, referral, case management and treatment.

Classification: Mental Hlth Therapist CH/AS/NL
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: Ft Mac Addiction Com Day/Night
Primary Location: Fort McMurray Provincial Build
Multi-Site: Multisite
FTE: 0.00
Posting End Date: 03-FEB-2020
Employee Class: Casual/Relief
Date Available: 13-FEB-2020
Hours per Shift: 0-7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: Varied
Shifts per cycle: Varied
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: Other
Minimum Salary: $39.42
Maximum Salary: $52.36
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Completion of one of the following programs: Master's degree in Psychology. Master's degree in Social Work (clinical specialization) including education in mental health assessment and psychotherapy and who have Psychosocial Intervention Authorization. Master's degree in Occupational Therapy including training and experience in mental health assessment and provision of psychotherapy. Master's degree in Nursing and Psychiatric Nursing including training and experience in mental health assessment and provision of psychotherapy. Active or eligible for registration with the applicable regulatory college.

Additional Required Qualifications:
As Required.

Preferred Qualifications:
As Required.