Children’s Community Network / Réseau communautaire pour enfants is currently seeking a Mental Health Clinician (Bilingual). Covering for the Sudbury-Manitoulin, Algoma and Nipissing-Parry Sound-Muskoka areas.
Hybrid / virtual work arrangement.
Permanent, full-time, 35 hours/week
Salary range: (Bachelors) $34.68 - $41.64 / (Masters) $37.46 - $44.97
The successful candidate will play a key role in the treatment of individuals diagnosed with Autism who are referred to the Urgent Response Program (part of the Ontario Autism program). They will work with the Urgent Response Coordinator, Behavioural Therapist, and external partners to support the development of a caregiver mediated treatment plan and provide supportive consultation.
The successful candidate will have a Master’s degree in social work or one of the helping disciplines (i.e. psychology) and must be registered and in good standing with the college of Social Work or Psychotherapy. Those candidates with an Honours degree may be considered. The successful candidate must have a minimum 5 years’ experience working with children and youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder; experience working in a multidisciplinary team, including with other registered clinical practitioners; experience in the development, implementation and oversight of clinical treatment programming; excellent case management and organizational skills to support planning for client services in a multidisciplinary context.
The successful candidate will have knowledge of both theory and the application of systemic interventions, child development, childhood disorders and syndromes, family/individual mental health assessments and intervention. The candidate must be self-motivated and able to work independently. Exceptional leadership, inter-personal, problem-solving, written and organizational skills are further requirements for this position.
A valid driver’s license, access to a vehicle, and current insurance are required as travel throughout the assigned area may be expected. The successful candidate must provide a clear vulnerable sector criminal reference check. The potential candidate will be expected to work from home at this time as well as using virtual and in-person formats.
Those interested in this position should send their current resumes to:
Mary-Katherine Howe, Executive Director
Children’s Community Network
Tel: (705) 566-3416 ext. 2547
Fax: (705) 521-7376
Children’s Community Network welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.