Counsellor

in Healthcare Email Job
  • Share:

Job Detail

  • Job ID 13242

Job Description

  • Counselling Psychology
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Membership in a provincial association of social workers
  • Registered Clinical Counsellor

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • MS Outlook
  • Electronic medical records

Additional Skills

  • Participate in fundraising activities

Work Setting

  • Community service organization
  • Business and/or industry
  • Social service or charity agency
  • School or educational institution/establishment

Specific Skills

  • Follow up results of counselling programs and clients’ adjustment
  • Develop and implement counselling and intervention programs to assist clients in determining goals and means of attaining them
  • Deliver presentations at conferences, workshops or symposia
  • Identify additional/alternative services and provide referrals
  • Interview clients, prepare case histories and assess problems
  • Counsel clients, provide therapy and mediation services, and facilitate group sessions
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of counselling programs and interventions, and clients’ progress in resolving identified problems and movement toward defined objectives
  • Provide public education and consultation to other professionals or groups regarding counselling services, issues and methods
  • Prepare assessment, progress, follow-up and court reports
  • Liaise with community agencies or partners, and identify additional or alternative services and provide referrals

Security and Safety

  • Criminal record check

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver’s licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Large caseload

Work Location Information

  • Work in employer’s/client’s home

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Values and ethics
  • Reliability

Health benefits

  • Health care plan
  • Dental plan
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance
  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available
Translate »