Requisition ID: 43431
Position Number: 20090796
Posting End Date: January 23, 2020
Site: Shared Health
Work Location: 817 Bannatyne
Department / Unit: Crisis Response Centre - 1
Job Stream: Clinical
Anticipated Start Date: 02/07/2020
Anticipated Shift: Days; Evenings; Nights; Other; Weekends
Daily Hours Worked: 8, 10, 12
Annual Base Hours: 2080
Salary: $32.489, $33.597, $34.843, $36.099, $37.433, $38.814, $40.320, $41.904, $43.521, $44.812
Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient-centred clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.
The Shared Health Mental Health and Addictions program provides a range of mental health and addiction services across the healthcare continuum that support and promote recovery. Through collaboration and partnership across various health, social service and community sectors the program strives to promote mental health and well-being for all, to reduce inequities and the impact of mental health and addiction problems and to work towards sustainability of mentally healthy individuals and communities.
The Crisis Response Centre (CRC) delivers crisis services to individuals residing within the Health Region. Services include 24/7 walk-in and mobile services, as well as scheduled post crisis services. The CRC employs a multi-disciplinary team with psychiatrists, psychologists, physician assistants, nurses and other clinicians and crisis workers with expertise in mental health in addition to an understanding of the service needs of persons with an accompanying substance use disorder. The Crisis Stabilization Unit is a separate but linked service at a separate location. More than, 20,000 people access the Crisis Response Services each year.
Four years related community experience.
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST).
Suicide Assessment and Intervention Training.
Knowledge of Crisis Intervention Theory.
The Crisis Response Centre has a mandate to provide service in French; preference will be given to bilingual (French/English) candidates.
BSW, BSc MH, BSc PN, BN, OT, or related health/human service degree required.
Specific discipline required will be based on the operational needs of the multi-disciplinary team.
Responsible for maintaining and providing proof of active registration with the appropriate registering body.
Valid driver’s license and vehicle preferred
Qualifications and Skills
Effective Crisis Intervention Skills
Expertise in the area of mental health
Knowledge and understanding of psychosocial rehab and recovery
Excellent Communication and interpersonal skills
Effective networking and agency relations skills
The Collective Agreement this position is covered under, is identified by the Union noted above. As a result of The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act, the bargaining agent for this position may differ from the Union identified. In the event you have any questions, please contact your site Human Resources Department.
We have a unique ability to work together to make health care better. If you want to make a difference and contribute to supporting the health of your family, friends and neighbours, please apply today.
Interested candidates should select the "Apply" icon below to upload their cover letter, resume and copy of licenses/certification.
This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.
Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions in Shared Health that combine to equal more than 1.0 FTE.
Shared Health values and supports employment equity and workplace diversity and encourages all qualified individuals to apply. We thank all applicants but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.