Community Mental Health Worker

Full Time Permanent
ICM Program
Pathways Community Mental Health – Winkler
Monday – Friday, 7.25 hrs/day
Eden Mental Health Centre
Start: Immediately
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Job Posting Number: P-095-1229

Position Summary:
The Community Mental Health Worker provides psychosocial assessment, consultation and evidence-informed counselling intervention and psychosocial rehabilitation to individuals referred to the mental health program for mental health related problems. This position provides a welcoming point of entry for clients and referral sources and promotes therapeutic relationships through the service engagement process. Services are based on the principles of recovery, empowerment, self-determination and responsibility and are part of a continuum of mental health services.

Qualifications:
Education/Certification:
• Graduate of an accredited post-secondary education in Health Related Social Sciences (e.g. BSW, BScMH, BScPN, BN, RPN, OT). Other relevant educational qualifications and experience may be considered.
• Active license and registration to practice as required by professional association and provincial legislation.
• Certificate in Applied Suicide Intervention Skills (ASIST).
Experience:
• Minimum of 2 years supervised counselling experience
• Experience in providing mental health services for adults or children and adolescents or adults with serious mental illnesses, or senior’s mental health
• Experience in completing psychosocial assessments and mental status examinations

*See Human Resources for full Job Description

Submit Resume and Cover Letter To:
Jordan Fehr – Payroll & Human Resources Manager
Jfehr3@edenhealth.mb.ca