SUPERVISOR COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT SERVICES
Craigwood Youth Services
520 Hamilton Road, London, ON, Canada
Apr 24, 2021
Craigwood Youth Services is a fully accredited not-for-profit child, youth and family mental health centre providing a variety of innovative youth serving programs with locations in London and Ailsa Craig. Qualified applicants are invited to apply for the following position:
Supervisor Community Mental Health Treatment Services
Craigwood is a dynamic and well-established Mental Health service provider with a reputation for providing premium mental health services for the London & Surrounding Areas.
We are searching for a dynamic, motivated individual to fill this very important position. The Supervisor of Community Mental Health Treatment Services shall report directly to the Director of Services. This highly skilled and emotionally intelligent professional shall lead our Intensive Family Home-based service, Walk-In & Community Mental Health Counselling, Day Treatment, Community Treatment Groups, after school Respite and our Crisis/Intake service.
Development of the agency’s evidence based/informed, culturally competent Walk-In counseling and Community Mental Health counseling services
Promotes the treatment of clients within the context of their family/support system and facilitates involvement of appropriate parties
Oversees clinical assessments, intervention and discharge plans
Oversees the admission process and assignment of clients for community programs
Implements quality assurance activities, ensuring program and staff compliance with regulatory, community and performance standards, evidence informed practices, and accreditation standards
Ensures that all documentation is completed in accordance with regulations and agency policies
Provides clinical and administrative supervision for all staff who provide services in Community Mental Health Treatment Services, including regulated professionals (Master’s level clinicians) and non-regulated professionals
Nurtures Inter-professional teamwork and an adaptable and responsive clinical team that provides professional and advanced clinical knowledge across the organization
Provides ongoing consultation and support, skill assessment, development and performance management including performance appraisals
Oversees student field placements
Facilitates and promotes a positive communication process for internal and external stakeholders
Oversees the collection and management of data for research, statistical reporting and evaluation purposes
As a member of the Management Team participates in a variety of activities such as program reviews, recruitment and youth initiatives.
Required & Essential qualifications:
A Masters’ Degree in Social Work or other relevant disciplines
Current member in good standing with applicable regulatory body
5 years’ clinical experience, preferably in the Children’s Mental Health sector
2 years’ experience in a clinical supervisory role
Demonstrated experience in program development, evaluation and change management
Demonstrated experience in conflict resolution
Demonstrated interpersonal, leadership, clinical, organization, oral and written communication skills, and computer literacy with Microsoft Office applications
Experience and knowledge of the following models and practices: Attachment Based Family therapies, Trauma Informed Therapy, family preservation, Multi-Systemic Therapy, Narrative Therapy, solution-focused and brief counseling approaches, cognitive-behavioral treatment; individual, family and group modalities
Experience and knowledge in service delivery from an equity, inclusion, diversity and anti-racism, anti-oppression (ARAO) approach
Experience in leading and supervising a unionized setting
Please submit your cover letter outlining your relevant skills as well as your resume by 5:00 pm on Friday May 7th, 2021 to:
Craigwood Youth Services is dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals. London is a designated area in Ontario under the French Language Services Act; bilingual candidates are encouraged to consider this opportunity.
Craigwood offers a competitive salary commensurate with experience; as well as a very comprehensive benefits package for our employees.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone inquiries please.