Position:  Social Worker – Community Wellness
Job Posting No:  #2020-23
Date:  June 19, 2020
Closing Date:  July 19, 2020
Status: Full Time, Permanent
Department: Community Services
Reports to: Program Manager – Community Wellness
Hours of Work: *Monday – Friday: 845am-5pm
Salary:$30.830 –  $40.234/hourly

*These hours can vary depending on operational requirements of the program

 

Mount Carmel Clinic is committed to equity and inclusion.  Candidates are asked to self-declare at the time of application.

 

Position Summary

Working as a member of the interdisciplinary Community Wellness team, the Social Worker provides a diverse range of client care to ensure client engagement and to reduce or remove barriers.  This care includes extended community outreach, health education, case management, treatment support, counselling, group facilitation, community programming and advocacy for clients with acute and complex care needs.  The Social Worker provides this care to individuals while promoting wellness, disease prevention and chronic disease management and adapting a long-term approach to client care consistent with the philosophy of harm-reduction. The focus will be outreach to and identification of newcomers in our catchment area – and working in partnership with our organizational partner – North End Women’s centre.

 

Qualifications

Education

Must be registered and in good standing with the Manitoba College of Social Workers

 

Skills, Expertise and Experience

A minimum of five (5) years’ experience working as a Social Worker

A minimum of three (3) years’ experience working in the areas of addictions, mental health, crisis intervention and cognitive behavioral therapy.

The Social Worker will be responsible for presenting information in group settings and facilitating sharing circles to promote discussions on health and wellness.

 

Critical Skills

Proven knowledge and ability in critical thinking, decision-making, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills

 

Focus on Results

Demonstrated ability to prioritize and focus work-related activities to effectively and efficiently achieve service goals and produce expected results/outcomes

 

Alignment with Organizational Values

Commitment to the principles that guide Mount Carmel Clinic, as reflected in the history, vision, mission and values

 

Commitment to Reconciliation

Knowledge and understanding of Indigenous culture and traditions and the impact of colonization on the health and well-being of Indigenous individuals and families

 

Interdisciplinary Team, Collaboration

Proven ability to work within an interdisciplinary team environment with respect, professionalism, cooperation, sensitivity and cultural awareness

 

MCC Philosophies

Strong knowledge, commitment and demonstrated ability to apply diversity, equity, cultural safety, pro-choice, social determinants of health, population health, harm reduction, trauma-informed and community development principles in all aspects of the work

 

Communication

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in the use of computer systems, including Microsoft Office suite

 

Assets

  • Additional Languages
  • Experience in an inner city community setting,
  • Knowledge and Experience working with Students and/or Volunteers
  • Links/Relationships with Community Resources
  • Experience working with service specific computer programs such as EMR, eChart, and Accuro

 

All positions are subject to Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry checks. Applicants may be required to undergo testing to determine the knowledge, skill and ability required for position.

 

Mount Carmel Clinic is committed to equity and inclusion and has undertaken to increase responsiveness to Indigenous people by promoting a workforce that is representative of the participants and communities we serve. We encourage applications from Indigenous persons, those with lived experience and members of equity-seeking groups. Applicants are encouraged to self-declare in their application.

 

Please submit Application Form or cover letter and resume, quoting job posting #2020-23 to:

Human Resources

Mount Carmel Clinic

886 Main Street

Winnipeg, MB R2W 5L4

Fax # (204) 582-4733

employment@mountcarmel.ca