CASA is a trusted non-profit organization delivering holistic, culturally safe wrap-around mental health services to children ages three to 18 and their families in Alberta. We do this through a team of specialized mental health professionals who are trauma experts committed to delivering outcomes-based programming in collaboration with community partners. CASA’s vision is a community where all children, youth and their families are provided timely mental health care and empowered to thrive.
CASA provides an opportunity to work in a multi-disciplinary team that makes a positive impact on child and adolescent lives! At CASA, we also understand and value people as their full-selves. We want you to be the best you can be, and enjoy a great work-life balance. We strive to create a learning environment for our teams with the opportunity for career growth and professional development.
About the Role
The Mental Health Therapist works with children and their families to set goals and to develop skills that promote growth. The children in the Children’s Day Program (CDP) are in grades three to six and experiencing severe challenges managing or regulating their emotions and behavior. The therapist provides individual, family, and group therapy along with school liaison and clinical support. The program is delivered in partnership with Edmonton Public Schools.
Reporting to the Clinical Manager, the Mental Health Therapist works collaboratively with a multi-disciplinary team to ensure success in the area of clinical service delivery. The Mental Health Therapist provides timely mental health assessment and treatment to children. They adhere to the code of ethics and practice standards of their specific discipline, and apply the principles of evidence-informed practice to all aspects of this work. The Mental Health Therapist nurtures collaborative relationships with community partners.
The Mental Health Therapist will:
Classification: Mental Health Therapist
FTE: 0.60 to 1.00
Location: CASA Centre
Minimum Salary: $42.00 per hour
Maximum Salary: $53.90 per hour
Hours per Shift: 7.25
Shifts per Week: Five
Days Off: Saturday and Sunday
Conditions of Employment
Closing Date: Open until filled
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Why Work With CASA?
Life - Work Balance
CASA's hours of work allow you to balance your work with the rest of your life. Our Wellness Days can be used how you want, when you want, ensuring everyone is feeling their best. Employees also receive competitive vacation days so that you have the time you need to recharge your passion.
Feel good about making a difference in the lives of children, youth and families so that they are empowered to thrive!
CASA Mental Health offers a competitive benefit and pension package for employees, including a flexible spending account, access to our Employee and Family Assistance Program, and more!
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