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LIFE SKILLS OUTREACH WORKER


INTERIOR HEALTH AUTHORITY
Kamloops, BC
Canada

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Job Description
Job title :LIFE SKILLS OUTREACH WORKER
Community :KAMLOOPS
Facility :KAMLOOPS MENTAL HEALTH
Status :PERMANENT PART TIME (0.73 FTE)
Position Summary

We are currently seeking a Permanent Part Time Life Skills Outreach Worker to join our team in Kamloops, BC!

This position is a member of a multi-disciplinary Mental Health and Addictions Team providing a comprehensive array of services within a psycho social rehabilitation framework to adults with serious and persistent mental illness and/or within a harm reduction framework for those with substance use problems/disorders and who experience severe challenges in daily living as a result. This position will provide these services offering a variety of rehabilitative and treatment modalities inclusive of outreach, community and facility care.

Shifts are rotating days and evenings; shift times are 12:30 to 20:30 and 08:30 to 16:30.

If this opportunity sounds like it might be right for you, then apply today!


Qualifications

- Mental Health Worker Certificate or Human Services Worker Certificate or Addictions Worker Certification
- Two years recent, related experience working with individuals living with mental illness, and/or substance use problems/disorders;
- Or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
- Food Safe Level 1 Certificate
- Basic First Aid Certificate
- Non-violent crisis intervention training
- Valid BC Driver’s License.
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