Addiction Counsellors, Over Night Staff, Intake, Casual Relief

  • Full Time
  • Quintin Warner House IconQuintin Warner House | London, ON

Quintin Warner House (QWH) of Mission Services of London has openings for the following positions:

Addiction Counsellors
Over Night Staff
Intake
Casual Relief

These positions will report to the Program Supervisor.

Duties and Responsibilities:

To provide counselling and support to clients over a 16 – 20 week program comprised of Pre-Phase, Phase 1, Phase 2, and Aftercare components with the following responsibilities:

  • Provide screening, intake and assessment for clients in order to determine the presenting issue(s) and access appropriate treatment programming and/or services
  • Develop an individual treatment plan based on the assessment of presenting issue(s)
  • Provide ongoing evaluation, follow-up and revision of clients’ progress/goals
  • Facilitate group sessions in key areas such as problem identification, solving and planning, sexuality, anger management, spirituality, inner child and grief, relapse prevention and trauma
  • Observe and monitor prescription use and administer drug screens
  • Develop After Care Plan with clients upon completion/graduation of QWH or other recognized addiction facilities
  • Plan, organize and maintain individual case management documentation (assessment information, treatment plans, progress reports, discharge plan, and homework assignments for assigned clients)
  • Develop positive service linkages and relationships with community agencies/resources, resulting in seamless service to clients

Qualifications:

  •  Completion of a diploma or degree program in Social Services, Social Work or Addictions Counselling
  • 2-3 years experience in Case Management/Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Sound knowledge of techniques is required: crisis intervention, anger diffusion, conflict intervention and resolution, use of chemical dependency diagnostic tools
  • Knowledge of abuse, addiction issues, concurrent disorders and trauma

Interested applicants should submit their resume and cover letter to:

LISA MISSELBROOK
QWH Program Supervisor
Email: lmisselbrook@missionservices.ca

To apply for this job email your details to lmisselbrook@missionservices.ca