Counsellor Rehabilitation - Tungasuvvingat Inuit

Date Posted: Aug 26, 2022

Job Detail


Overview

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelors degree
  • or equivalent experience
  • Social work general
  • Social work other
  • Social sciences other
  • Mental and social health services and allied professions other

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Work setting

  • Community service organization
  • Counselling centres
  • Family therapy centres
  • On-site customer service
  • Social service or charity agency
  • Rehabilitation centre and special health institution

Responsibilities

Tasks

  • Interview clients prepare case histories and assess problems
  • Develop and implement counselling and intervention programs to assist clients in determining goals and means of attaining them
  • Counsel clients provide therapy and mediation services and facilitate group sessions
  • Participate in fundraising activities
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of counselling programs and interventions and clients progress in resolving identified problems and movement toward defined objectives
  • Follow up results of counselling programs and clients adjustment
  • Prepare assessment progress follow-up and court reports
  • Liaise with community agencies or partners and identify additional or alternative services and provide referrals
  • Provide public education and consultation to other professionals or groups regarding counselling services issues and methods

Credentials

Certificates licences memberships and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate
  • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)

Experience and specialization

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • MS Excel
  • MS Outlook
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word

Additional information

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Drivers validity licence check
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Vulnerable sector check

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Large caseload
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written communication
  • Flexibility
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Values and ethics

Benefits

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • On-site recreation and activities
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Team building opportunities
  • Parking available
  • Wellness program