Employment

Community Services is an equal opportunity employer.  Successful applicants will be informed and accepting of cultural diversity, and have the ability to work and support all people with dignity and respect. This position is open to applicants of all genders. 


In your cover letter please indicate where you heard about this job posting.

The following employment opportunity is available:

Service Area: Mental Health Services
Program: The Club
Position: Mental Health Facilitator
Location: 22722 Lougheed Hwy., Maple Ridge
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Nature of Position
A full time (35 hour) position is available at the Club. This position is available immediately.


Qualifications (education and experience)
Have a minimum of two year diploma and/or degree in the Social Sciences field
Employment experience required
Employment certificate would be an asset
Experience working with adults living with mental health issues
Current First Aid and CPR
Valid Class 4 Driver’s License required
Food Safe certification required


Required Skills (knowledge and skills)
Employment and career counseling an asset
Ability to promote the development of social and vocational skills
Strong communication skills with the ability to promote services to potential employers
Strong computer and writing skills
Ability to adapt or modify skills and/or training for clients as necessary
Be non-judgmental and culturally accepting
Demonstrate knowledge of Psychosocial Rehabilitation Principles
Ability to work independently as well as within a team environment
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to facilitate rather than direct member involvement


Other Information:
This position requires Union membership


Shift/Schedule/Hours per week: 35 hours per week
Expected Start Date: ASAP
Wage/Salary: starting at $20.78/hour
Grid Level: 11
Application Deadline: May 23, 2019
Submit Applications to: sdupre@comservice.bc.ca