Mental Health Case Manager ID: 64826

Deadline Date: 2020/09/30

Location:  Red Lake

Sponsored by the Red Lake Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital, Community Counselling and Addiction Services is accepting applications for the permanent, full-time position (35 hours per week) of Mental Health Case Manager.

Posting Date:
2020/09/07
City:
 Red Lake
Province:
 ON
Address:
 51 Hwy 105
Start Date:
 2020/11/30
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 35
Wage:
 36.05
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 
Occupation:
 Health, Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion
Duties:
The Case Manager works with Clients 18 years and older who are experiencing difficulties as a result of serious and persistent mental illness and at times, co-occurring problems with substance abuse.
The Mental Health Case Manager: 
conducts bio-psychosocial assessments and develops individualized care plans in partnership with the Client; 
establishes appropriate recovery goals in areas such as life skills, independent living, crisis prevention, budgeting, community integration, symptom management and employment; 
provides interventions to assist in goal achievement such as advocacy, referral to appropriate community resources, life skill coaching, counselling, crisis intervention, and psycho-education;
uses CBT, DBT, SFT and other evidence-based psychotherapeutic approaches; 
facilitates the meeting of basic needs (housing, medical care, nutrition, etc.); 
monitors symptomology, medication, and activities of daily living to help improve individuals' ability to function on a day to day basis and within the community; 
maintains positive relationships with family members and various community partners/resources (e.g. medical, psychiatric, legal, housing, social services, etc.); 
conducts home visits and outreach within the community; 
provides client transportation when required; 
conducts community education sessions and workshops with the goal of reducing stigma associated with mental illness;
and has a genuine interest in living and working in the community of Red Lake.
Qualifications:
 The successful candidate will have experience in providing case management, experience working with persons with serious and persistent mental illness, a sound knowledge and understanding of concurrent disorders, and have either an undergraduate social work or nursing degree.
Other qualifications may be considered, although registration with a professional college in Ontario is required.
Knowledge of psychotropic medications and experience in working with persons with psychiatric disorders is essential.
Training in the implementation of the OCAN, suicide intervention, and CISM is an asset. Strong typing, word processing and email skills, a satisfactory Criminal Records Check, a valid driver's license, and access to a vehicle are necessary.
Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada.
Misc.:
 A comprehensive benefits package and relocation assistance are available.
The community of Red Lake is home to approximately 5000 residents.
The primary industries include mining, tourism, and forestry.
The town is approximately a 3 hour drive from Kenora and a six hour drive from Thunder Bay.
Community Counselling & Addiction Services is sponsored by the Red Lake Hospital.
We offer several programs, including support for mental health, substance abuse, problem gambling, and housing.
Closing Date/Apply by:
2020/09/30
How To Apply:
Please submit cover letter and resume to jobs@redlakehospital.ca

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Pearl Fleming
Position Title:
 HR & Communications Lead
Company Name:
 Red Lake Margaret Cochenour Memorial Hospital
Address:
 51 Hwy 105
City:
 Red Lake
Province:
 ON
Postal Code:
 P0V 2M0
Phone:
 8077272231
E-mail:
 jobs@redlakehospital.ca
Web Address:
 None
 

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