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Working at Sound Times Support Services is important. 

 

We are a Consumer Survivor Initiative; all agency services are provided by individuals who use or have used the mental health system.

 

Sound Times is funded to provide Consumer/Survivors of the mental health system with case management and addiction services, mental health and justice advocacy, and social supports in addition to educational and recreational opportunities.

 

Community Service Worker – Justice

Community Service Worker – Mental Health & Justice/Case Management

1 Full Time – Permanent Position Available 

Please read below before sending your resume. 

Sound Times is seeking Community Service Workers again this year. This, for new and innovative mental health programs.

We are a Consumer Survivor Initiative; all agency services are provided by individuals who use or have used the mental health system.

Sound Times is funded by the Toronto Central Local Health Integration Network (TC-LHIN) to provide Consumer/Survivors of the mental health system with case management and addiction services, mental health and justice advocacy, and social supports in addition to educational and recreational opportunities.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing individual supports for clients seeking help navigating community resources, and accessing mental health, addiction and Justice services.

Duties will include:

  • Utilizing assessment tools such as the Ontario Common Assessment of Needs (OCAN) to identify client issues.
  • Developing and coordinating service plans based upon unmet needs identified at assessment/intake, and guided by the expressed direction of our clients.
  • Producing effective client outcomes by employing “peer-driven” approaches to client engagement.
  • Providing crisis prevention and intervention as part of service planning to prevent relapse/unnecessary psychiatric hospitalization/avoidable incarceration.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum Social Service Worker (SSW) diploma.
  • A Bachelors-level degree in a regulated health profession and/or a health-related field accepted.
  • People with non-social service degrees are highly encouraged to apply.  Emphasis is placed on “lived experience” of the Mental Health, Addictions and Justice systems.
  • First Nations, visible minorities and other marginalized and historically dis-advantaged populations are strongly encouraged to apply.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls or emails please! 

Please apply using the current Charity Village posting ONLY

Salary:  $49, 500 per annum with full benefits after probation. 

Closing date for applications January 25, 2021. Apply here.