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Social Worker/Therapist, Quest Community Health Centre

St. Catharines, Ontario
Deadline July 7, 2017

Full Time, Permanent

Quest Community Health Centre is a not-for-profit, interdisciplinary, health care organization.  We are one of 73 government funded Community Health Centres in Ontario.  Our holistic model of care focuses on primary care, illness prevention, health promotion, community capacity building, and service integration, while taking into account underlying conditions such as poverty, housing problems, unemployment and poor diet. With your skills, positive outlook and clinical expertise, you are a catalyst who will help support individuals who do not have a primary care provider and who commonly experience barriers to accessing health care.

This position works as a member of Quest CHC’s interdisciplinary team. You will work independently, as well as in consultation and collaboration with physicians, nurse practitioners and other allied health care professionals.

Your qualifications include 3-5 years experience in a community or health setting working with inter-disciplinary teams.  Also required is proficiency in current psychosocial theory and Brief, Solution Focused counselling approaches, as well as experience working with both individuals and groups.

Masters degree in Social Work is preferred.  Membership in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers or other relevant College is an asset.  A valid Ontario driver’s license, access to reliable transportation and a Police Reference check are also required.

If you enjoy being part of a team environment, and share our passion for providing a particularly innovative model of primary health care, send your cover letter and resume to Jobs@HRoffsite.ca by July 7, 2017. Please include “SW/Therapist” and your name in the subject line of your email.