STUDENT SERVICES, WELLNESS and ACCESSIBILITY
Reporting to the Manager of Wellness and Accessibility, the Social Worker’s primary function is to perform needs assessments to identify appropriate psychosocial interventions, identify and respond to mental health emergencies and support basic living needs, information, support, and community referrals for students. This position will coordinate with other areas in the College in order to foster communication and encourage collaboration for effective service delivery. This position will deliver and organize culturally sensitive presentations and fairs that provide meaningful information to students, provide counselling support and crisis counselling, and cultivate best practices, new Social Work research, and maintain ethical Social Work standards. Additional duties may be assigned as required. This position is required to work evenings up to 6:30pm.
SALARY: $65,318 - $84,817 per annum; commensurate with related education and experience. This position also includes immediate participation in our comprehensive pension and benefits plan.
COMPETITION NUMBER: AT9160 -05-18
NOTE: This is a term position until March 29, 2019 with a possibility of extension.
CLOSING DATE: May 31, 2018
TO APPLY: If you meet the requirements of this position and wish to apply, please continue with this online process by uploading your resume and cover letter combined as one document
NOTE: Notification of receipt will be sent only to online applicants.
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