Regular Full Time (35 hours/week)
*Flexible Hours may be required
** Please note that this position does not begin until July 15, 2021
PCRS is a long-standing, award-winning not-for-profit that serves the most vulnerable people in the Province of B.C. We believe that helping the most marginalized individuals and families will raise the health and well-being of the communities we serve. Our vision is to see everyone thriving in strong, healthy communities, and our mission is to inspire healthy and inclusive communities through leadership and collaboration. We value advocacy, diversity and inclusion, empowerment, service excellence, stewardship, and well-being. We have been recognized for placing a high value on work-life balance. Our Employee Family Assistance Program has a full preventative health program including nutrition awareness, stress reduction, and tools to assist our staff with maintaining a work-life balance. We take care of our people who take care of the people we serve.
The clinical counsellor works as part of a large multi-disciplinary team that provides treatment for substance use for youth (13-18) in a bed-based, live-in setting. The team works within the strategic objectives of the Pacific Community Resources Society (PCRS) to ensure the provision of effective and efficient services to our participants. This position acts as a clinical counsellor and case manager to youth living in a residential setting. The counsellor will also provide group-based addictions therapy and one-on-one clinical counselling using evidence-based interventions such as attachment theory, child and adolescent growth and development, counselling theories such as CBT, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused and Existential and Experiential therapies onsite as well as outdoors. The clinical counsellor will balance clinical methodologies with recreational and relationship-based practices within a strength-based, trauma-informed approach. This position requires a sound understanding of addictions, mental health and trauma-informed practices.
Academic and Job Experience Required:
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Clinical Team Lead, Traverse Program
“PCRS fosters an environment that ensures a sense of belonging, dignity, and respect. We welcome applications from persons with diverse backgrounds and all abilities.”
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