|Organization Name||Job Categories||Position Type||Region and Location(s)||Career Level||Salary||Ad Online Since||Application Deadline|
|Peel Addiction Assessment and Referral Centre||Full Time||Experienced (Non-manager)||N/A||2019-09-09||2019-09-22|
PAARC IS HIRING!
PAARC is currently hiring full-time Counsellor / Case Managers for our newly funded Youth Withdrawal Management Program. The program has a strong partnership with the William Osler Health System's residential Withdrawal Management Program. Staff of both organizations will be expected to collaborate frequently, as well as with other organizations serving youth, including those serving people across the social determinants of health.
We are seeking mature, confident, responsible, professional individuals to deliver high quality services to persons living with substance abuse, behavioural dependences, and co-occurring mental health issues, by providing comprehensive psychosocial and risk assessments, case management, individual and group counselling, and follow-up care. Candidates must demonstrate exceptional professionalism, integrity, maturity and sound judgment, with a positive attitude.
PAARC is a non-profit, community-based agency, providing a wide variety of services to persons with substance use and gambling concerns and those living with concurrent substance use and mental health concerns. PAARC offers a strong person-centred philosophy, including a harm reduction approach, to a wide range of client populations, and partners with many other agencies to provide integrated care. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate strong professionalism with a high level of skill in understanding and working with the emerging adult's psychological development and needs, and have strong community development skills.
We have three full-time positions (35 hours per week) and one half-time position (17.5 hours per week) to complete the team. Hours are from Monday to Friday, with occasional weekend work. Day shift hours will be 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, with an unpaid hour meal break; afternoon shift will be 12:30 pm to 8:30 pm, with a half hour meal break. This is a largley a community outreach position, with travel conducted in the communities of Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon, and southwestern Etobicoke. Shared office space in an open concept will be provided at either our east Mississauga and/or our Brampton office locations.
PAARC is an equal opportunity employer. We invite applications from qualified candidates from diverse populations groups.
All applications must include a covering letter, clearly describing suitability for the position. Please quote job number PAARC0919. The closing date for applications is September 22, 2019, at 4:00 pm.
PAARC provides availability of accommodations for disabilities, where needed, to support applicants’ participation in our recruitment process. To inquire about accommodations, please call 905-629-1007, extension ‘227’.
We thank all applicants; however, only those to be interviewed will be contacted. PAARC uses the services of an external organization to support our recruitment efforts; applicants may be contacted by a representative of The Healthy Futures Group for a telephone interview.