Association canadienne-française de l’Ontario, Conseil régional des Mille-Îles
St Lawrence Youth Association
Published
2019-10-22
Duration / Durée
Permanent
Salary / Salaire
Starting at $58,052.80 + BENEFITS
Hours / Heures
40 hour work week including rotating on call duties evenings and weekends as required.
Start Date / Date de rentrée
Immediately
How to Apply / Comment appliquer
By Email/ Par courriel
Please Specify / Veuillez spécifier (e.g. info@acfomi.org)
careersSLYA@slya.ca
Advertised until / Annoncé jusqu'au
November 15, 2019 NOON
City / Ville
Kingston

Description

ST LAWRENCE YOUTH ASSOCIATION has an opening for a Clinical Manager

Starting Immediately 

SALARY: 

Starting at $58,052.80 per annum, plus benefits

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:           

Working under the supervision of the Executive Director the successful candidate will provide clinical assessments and treatment services for male and female adolescents in a secure and open detention/custody facility as well as conduct mental health screens, suicide and risk assessments for youth entering the facilities.  Duties will include creating treatment/case management plans and providing individualized counseling, targeting needs areas.  Must be capable of providing clinical consultation and direct supervision to front line staff. Sharing on call duties with other managers is also required.

 

EDUCATION:                       

A Masters degree from a recognized University in the area of Mental Health, Social Work, psychology or counseling. Candidate will be required to be registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers & Social Service Workers or the College of Registered Psychotherapists.

 

 

 

 

Skills & Experience / Compétences & expérience

QUALIFICATIONS:             

Extensive experience working in the youth justice setting, particularly residential and management experience.
Experience developing and implementing cognitive behavioural therapies from a strength-based perspective for adolescents.
Broad knowledge of mental illness, diagnosis and treatment.                         
Strong clinical assessment and treatment skills,
Demonstrated clinical leadership,
Strong communication, organizational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively as a team leader,
Valid Ontario G driver’s license and offence-free driving  record; Drivers Abstract required
Criminal reference check that is declared suitable for vulnerable sector employment,
Valid First Aid / CPR-C certification, 
Current immunization to national standards, including proof of prior Two-step TB testing.

 

ASSET QUALIFICATIONS:                                  

Bilingual (French/English)                             
6 months volunteer experience

 

PERSONAL SUITABILITY:                         

Positive Attitude,
Compassion
Emotional Maturity,
Tact and Patience
Commitment to Professional Development

 

LOCATION:                          Kingston, Amherstview

Other Comments / Autres commentaires

Please apply in writing with a cover letter and resume.

(Cover letter must clearly demonstrate how you meet the qualifications)


Diane Irwin, Executive Director

St Lawrence Youth Association

CareersSLYA@slya.ca

 

By 12 NOON, Friday, November 15, 2019

Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

St. Lawrence Youth Association values inclusivity and diversity in the workplace.  We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, and are committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (“AODA”).  If contacted regarding this competition, please advise the hiring committee member of the accommodation measures which must be taken to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

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