Mental Health Therapist

Infant and Preschool Services CASA Weber Centre

Position Details:

Part time, 0.8 FTE,  in scope   

Competition Number:

14-074  (Please quote competition number when applying)

Closing Date:

  Until a suitable candidate is found

Description:

The Mental Health Therapist collaborates with the Infant and Preschool multi-disciplinary team members to ensure success in the areas of clinical service delivery by providing mental health assessment and treatment to infants, preschoolers and their families struggling with emotional, social and/or behavioural difficulties.  

Requirements:

    • Masters degree in Psychology, Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, or RN/RPN and current registration with a relevant professional body.  Registered Provisional Psychologists are invited to apply if supervised clinical hours have been completed.
    • Two years of recent mental health practice in an ambulatory setting that provided psychosocial intervention. 
    • A demonstrated ability to work within a multidisciplinary team and collaboratively across sectors.
    • A valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle. 
    • Experience assessing and treating issues related to childhood trauma and maltreatment, knowledge of the Child and Family Services system and experience working within the community with diverse cultures are assets. 

    Salary:

    Commensurate with education and experience.

    Benefits:

    CASA’s benefit plan which includes life insurance, short term and long term disability, extended health and dental benefits and a registered pension plan are available after 90 days. 

    Submit your Resume:

    Human Resources CASA
    #406 10011 – 109 Street
    Edmonton, Alberta  T5J 3S8

    humanresources@casaservices.org
    Fax: 780-415-6050