This page lists current employment opportunities with CMHA SK – Canadian Mental Health Association, Saskatchewan Division.
See below for current job openings at the provincial office (located in Regina, with program positions located in many communities like Saskatoon, North Battleford, and Prince Albert), as well as other local branches of the Canadian Mental Health Association in Saskatchewan:
Updated October 20th, 2021
JUSTICE COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER
Employment Type: Permanent Full-Time, In-Scope
Location: North Battleford
Salary Range: $4,385.75 – $5,051.62
Hours of Work: Field Hours – 37.5 hours per week
Travel: Yes, 25% of the time
Criminal Record Check: Required, including vulnerable sector query as a condition of employment
Closing Date: October 27, 2021 – 12:00pm
The Canadian Mental Health Association (Saskatchewan Division) Inc. invites applications for the position of Justice Community Support Worker III. If you have a strong interest in working with and being a positive role model for at risk adult offenders in the community, consider joining our team!
The Justice Community Support Worker (JCSW) assists people in the community who have been identified as high risk to reoffend (through the Serious Violent Offenders Response) who also possess a mental health barrier to the successful completion of their probation order. The services offered to our clients range from developing life skills, securing medication, attending medical appointments, brief counselling, and attention to individual client needs.
The JCSW works collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team to help guide the best possible outcomes for our clients. As a JCSW you will participate in discussion with the other team members in the Serious Violent Offenders Response around client and community safety. The JCSW is a critical link between the resources offered in our community
and the clients that we serve. As a JCSW you will make and maintain positive working relationships with a multitude of community stakeholder and service providers.
Qualifications & Experience:
The successful candidate will have a working knowledge of mental health and addictions systems, theories, intervention strategies, indicators and dynamics of addictions, domestic violence, poverty, disabilities, family relationships, abuse, neglect and their impacts, in the criminal justice system.
The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal skills, the ability to engage resistant individuals, the ability to accurately assess, develop and adjust case, treatment and intervention plans based on client needs.
The successful candidate will work in collaboration with Community Corrections, Police, and Crown Prosecutions to ensure safety and success for our client base.
Typically, the knowledge and skill set needed to successfully meet the requirements of this position come from the completion of a degree in the Human Services (Psychology,
Sociology, Social Work), or Psychiatric Nursing and experience in community based service delivery. A combination of other relevant education and experience may also be considered.
We are seeking a confident individual who displays integrity, leadership, professionalism and collaboration with our partners and clients. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position, however, only those applicants we wish to interview will be contacted. Please forward resumes to:
Andrew Love, Director, Justice Community Support Program
Canadian Mental Health Association
(Saskatchewan Division) Inc.
2702 – 12 th Avenue
Regina SK S4T 1J2