Association canadienne-française de l’Ontario, Conseil régional des Mille-Îles
Addiction & Mental Health Services - KFL&A
Publié
Mai 10, 2019
Type d'emploi
Duration / Durée
Permanent
Salary / Salaire
Pay Band 6 $28.47 - $33.08
How to Apply / Comment appliquer
By Email/ Par courriel
Please Specify / Veuillez spécifier (e.g. info@acfomi.org)
amhs.careers@amhs-hpe.ca
Advertised until / Annoncé jusqu'au
09/06/2019
City / Ville
Kingston

Description

Job Summary:
The Case Manager works as a member of an inter-professional team and is responsible for providing case management
services to individuals with a serious mental illness who are living in the community in a 24/7 residential environment.
This position works in close partnership with acute care hospitals and community service agencies to provide assessment,
intervention, supportive counseling, service coordination and follow-up to adults, 16 years of age and older. All services
are provided in accordance with the mission, vision, values and established protocols of the Agency.

Skills & Experience / Compétences & expérience

Minimum Qualifications:
▪ University Degree in a health related discipline and unrestricted registration with a regulatory body, as
applicable
▪ Three years relevant experience providing services to individuals who live with a serious mental illness,
preferably in a community setting
▪ Certification in First Aid and CPR an asset
▪ Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) an asset
▪ Experience working within a case management model, preferred

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
▪ Knowledge of and ability to apply discipline specific principles and practices to individuals who live with a serious
mental illness, within a client-centred approach
▪ Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of mental health symptoms, issues, psychotropic medications and associated
side effects
▪ Knowledge of issues related to addictions an asset
▪ Knowledge of and the ability to incorporate best-practices in community support for individuals living with a
serious mental illness
▪ Demonstrated assessment and crisis intervention skills with broad knowledge of emergency mental health and
crisis stabilization
▪ Demonstrated advanced clinical reasoning and decision-making skills
▪ Ability to effectively utilize community resources and supports to meet the needs of individuals
▪ Ability to work under pressure within a changing environment
▪ Working knowledge of the Health Care Consent Act, Mental Health Act, Personal Health Information Protection
Act, and other relevant legislation
▪ Excellent communication and interpersonal skills in order to effectively engage community services and
individuals, increasing awareness of services
▪ Well-developed problem-solving, prioritization and conflict resolution skills
▪ Ability to work autonomously as well as collaboratively in a multidisciplinary team environment
▪ Basic proficiency in computer skills; MS Office preferred
▪ Ability to work flexible hours, including weekends
▪ Must possess a valid Ontario Driver’s License, have regular access to a reliable vehicle and provide proof of
adequate vehicle insurance
▪ Required to provide a satisfactory criminal reference check (CRC) with Vulnerable Sector Screening prior to hire

Other Comments / Autres commentaires

Please submit a resume and cover letter as one document only quoting Competition Number 2019-28-KFLA