NNADAP Addictions Counsellor

Deadline Date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED

The NNADAP Addictions Counsellor is responsible for providing confidential addictions counselling, education and support to individuals, families and the community and for promoting healthy lifestyles and healthy choices. The NNADAP Addictions Counsellor provides counselling and support to individuals and families experiencing addictions. This may include confidential individual, family or group counselling about the causes and effects of addictions support for families dealing with addictions and/or referrals to treatment for individuals requesting this opportunity.

Posting Date:
November 29, 2018
City:
Rocky Bay First Nation
Province:
Ontario
Address:
Start Date:
As soon as possible
Type:
Contract
Hours:
32.5 hours per week
Wage:
Number of positions:
1
Days of work:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Occupation:
Mental health and Addictions
Duties:
-Provide counselling to individuals regarding the use and effects of alcohol and drugs - Provide counselling to pregnant women about the effects of drugs and alcohol on the fetus, as requested -Accept referrals from individuals, families and agencies - Provide group counselling, as requested - Ensure legislation, standards and guidelines are being followed -Maintain strict confidentiality guidelines regarding all clients, conversations and referrals - Provide community education and support, as requested - Provide community education and support programs, as requested - Access and collect relevant information and resources - Distribute relevant information - Access funding for alcohol and drug programs - Make visits and presentations to various groups and organizations including school aged children - Access and/or develop promotional materials and information
Qualifications:
Grade12 or equivalent; College diploma in Social Services or Addictions Counselling; trained/education in assessment tools ADAT, GAINS, SAI; two years of experience working with clients in mental health & addictions or related field; candidates without the specific education qualifications and where the position does not require certified qualification to practice, but who possess an appropriate combination of experience and other academic qualifications will also be considered.
Misc.:
Must Have: A satisfactory criminal records check; alcohol and drug free; must have a valid driver's license and access to a reliable, personal vehicle; Computer literacy in Microsoft Office software; a valid Standard First Aid/CPR certificate; knowledge of the Biinjitiwaabik Zaaging Anishinaabek cultural understandings and values.
Closing Date/Apply by:
OPEN UNTIL FILLED
How To Apply:
Please apply online through our website, www.Dilico.com

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
Human Resources
Position Title:
Human Resources Assistant
Company Name:
Dilico Anishinabek Family Care
Address:
200 Anemki Place
City:
Fort William First Nation
Province:
Ontario
Postal Code:
P7J 1L6
Phone:
8076238511
E-mail:
dilico%23com|recruitment
Web Address:
www.dilico.com