Clinician, MSD/Community Mental Health & Substance Use Liaison Program

  • Company:
    Fraser Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    1 day ago
  • Category:
    Healthcare

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Are you passionate about helping others? Do you want to work for one of British Columbia’s top employers? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading!

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada’s largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC’s entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Clinician to join our Mental Health & Substance Use department based out of New Westminster.
Build on your education and experience as you:

    •Facilitates clients” utilization of appropriate community services and rehabilitative programs (such as alcohol and drug treatment, vocational programs, Mental Health Centres, clubhouses, transition homes, community groups, Occupational Therapists, Recreational therapists, Psychiatrists etc.) by performing duties such as researching available services, liaising with these agencies, providing related advice and consultation to clients and staff. •Facilitate hospital admission when required. •Inform staff, community groups, and agencies of the role and function of both teams by providing information formally during in-services.

Successful Applicant Has:

    •Master’s degree in Social Work or Clinical Counselling •Two (2) years’ recent, related experience in a community or hospital psychiatric setting, or in a rapid response crisis stabilization function •Eligible for registration with appropriate professional association. •Valid B.C. Drivers license and access to own vehicle with appropriate business coverage.

If this sounds like the ideal role, here are more reasons why you should apply:

    •A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. •Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.

Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation!

Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

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