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Mental Health Case Manager - Flexible Supports 

About the Organization YORK SUPPORT SERVICES NETWORK (YSSN) IS A NON-PROFIT AGENCY PROVIDING STREAMLINED ACCESS FOR MENTAL HEALTH & ADDICTIONS SERVICES AS WELL AS CASE MANAGEMENT AND COMMUNITY CRISIS RESPONSE SERVICES WITHIN YORK REGION AND SOUTH SIMCOE. IT IS A DESIGNATED ADMINISTRATOR OF THE DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES ONTARIO PROGRAM AND OFFERS ACCESS FOR ADULTS TO DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES IN CENTRAL EAST REGION.

 
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One full-time contract position to March 31, 2021 (with a possibility of an extension or become permanent)

This position will provide intensive case management and advocacy services to individual’s age sixteen and over who are experiencing mental health, dual diagnosis and/or addictions and who are vulnerably housed or homeless. Through a collaborative approach, this position will facilitate recovery and assist service users who are experiencing significant difficulties in daily functioning to improve their quality of life. Tasks will include direct service interventions, clinical support and community development. Daily travel within York region will be required.

 
Position Requirements
  • Bachelor of Social Work or equivalent education
  • Minimum 3 years related experience in social services with adults who have a serious mental illness, dual diagnosis, developmental disability, or addictions
  • Second language is an asset – Cantonese, Mandarin, Francophone
  • Broad experience with individual, family, and systems advocacy, supportive counseling, crisis prevention and intervention experience
  • Experience in providing support around housing and/or homelessness
  • Sound understanding of the population and relevant legislation
  • The successful applicant will be required to provide a police clearance that meets agency standards
  • A valid G driver's license, appropriate insurance coverage for business use and regular access to a reliable vehicle.
 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Position Mental Health Case Manager - Flexible Supports  
Close Date 10/25/2020  
Number of Openings 1  
Location Aurora office  
EOE Statement YSSN is a progressive work environment with a willingness to accommodate. YSSN promotes diversity in the workplace. We encourage members of visible minority, immigrant, aboriginal or LGBTQ2S communities, people with disabilities and consumers to apply.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process as per Ontario Human Rights Code.

Our Vision
A Meaningful Life for All: Relationships, Community, Well-Being.

Our Mission
Communicate. Connect. Collaborate.
 

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://YorkSupportServicesNetwork.appone.com



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