Withdrawal Management Services – Addictions Worker
Full-time position (1FTE) Contract
Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 19, 4pm
Job Summary: Noojmowin Teg Health Centre is seeking Withdrawal Management Services – Addictions Worker contract position. With direction, the Withdrawal Management Services – Addictions Worker is responsible to provide a comprehensive range of withdrawal management and support services (i.e. assessment, case management, counselling, support, education and follow-up care) to both inpatients and outpatients (including methadone clients) living within the Manitoulin Island District, and to liaise with district/regional health care services facilitating referrals to appropriate addictions and mental health treatment programs.
About: Noojmowin Teg Health Centre is comprised of a multi-team of health care professions providing community-based services through the use of a wholistic approach that integrates both traditional and western healing methods. Our unique team includes: Primary Care and Allied Health Services, Mental Health & Addictions Services, Health Promotion and Traditional Healing and Cultural Services. Services are offered on-site and community based (through the Manitoulin Island District First Nations Health Centres).
Duties: • Complete Screening, Intake, Assessment and Treatment Planning • Complete Crisis Management • Provide Client Orientation and Education • Complete Referrals, Ongoing Care and Case Management • Complete Reporting and Appropriate Charting and Other Record Keeping
Qualifications: • Post-secondary counselling degree or diploma • Three years counselling experience • Knowledge or willingness to learn Anishinabek traditional teachings • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills • Experience with data collection and e-charting • Full Covid Vaccination status • Current CPR, First Aid Certification (or willingness to obtain) • Valid Class G Driver’s License and own reliable vehicle • Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST)
Submission: A cover letter, resume, and three (3) work-related letters of reference and current vulnerable sector check.
Applications: Can be received marked ‘Confidential’, by email at email@example.com, by facsimile at (705) 368-3922, or by mail:
Attn: Human Resources Noojmowin Teg Health Centre Postal Bag 2002, Hwy. 540 Aundeck Omni Kaning First Nation Little Current, ON P0P 1K0
To learn more about this employment opportunity, call (705) 368-2182 ext. 235.
Chi-miigwetch/Thank you for their interest in Noojmowin Teg Health Centre; only those selected for an interview will be contacted.