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Mental Health Streamlined Access Worker 

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.

 
Description

One .5FTE  (17.5 hrs/wk) permanent position

The Mental Health Access Worker is responsible for the provision of a centralized access response to adults with a serious mental illness and/ or individuals with a dual diagnosis (mental illness and developmental disability).

An alternate work arrangment is available for this position.

 
Position Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Social Work or a related discipline (i.e. Psychology etc.)
  • A minimum three years related experience required.
  • Counseling, crisis prevention and intervention experience.
  • Demonstrated time management, organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience working with individuals having serious mental illness is essential.
  • Broad experience with individual, family and systems advocacy
  • Experience with Locus, Gain ss and Ocan an asset
  • 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 reliable vehicle are required for this position

 

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Position Mental Health Streamlined Access Worker  
Close Date 10/27/2021  
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.

As a condition of employment, you are required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination to York Support Services Network. Successful candidates will be required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination (two doses) from the Ontario Ministry of Health website or other authorized source directly to the Human Resources department. In the event that you are unable to be vaccinated as a result of a ground protected under the Human Rights Code, you may submit a written explanation of the ground and any supporting documentation to determine if you are exempt from this requirement directly to Human Resources.

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.

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