A Peer Support Worker is wanted at Kits Mental Health Team. The deadline to apply has been EXTENDED to March 29th. Please see below for details. Qualifications include completion of Peer Support Training.
PEER SUPPORT WORKER:
ONE Contract with KITSILANO-FAIRVIEW MENTAL HEALTH TEAM
Job Description: Under the supervision of the Occupational Therapist and staff, and in conjunction with treatment personnel, you will work with clients with mental illness with the objective of assisting them to achieve their stated goals. The successful candidate will be a well-organized individual who exhibits initiative, flexibility, sound judgement and good interpersonal skills. Duties include one-to-one work assisting clients in achieving goal(s), acquiring new skills or linking with community resources; communicating all relevant information verbally and in writing to pertinent staff; and attending monthly peer support worker meetings, at the team or unit and centrally.
Qualifications: The successful individual will:
Duration of these Placements: 12 Months, with potential to renew.
Closing Date and Location: Please submit a resume and a cover letter to:
Please do not email your application.
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