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Casual Part Time Crisis Worker, Mental Health 18-0963

Internal Job Posting # 18-0963


Casual Part Time Crisis Worker – Mental Health


Outpatient Mental Health




Mental Health




Days, evenings, nights and weekends


As per pay scale

POSTED:  September 4, 2018                                  CLOSE DATE:  September 10, 2018

If you are interested in applying to this position, please complete a “Job Posting Application for Hospital Employees” form, quoting the vacancy # and return directly to Human Resources on or before 11:59 p.m. on the specified closing date

Job Summary

The Crisis Worker provides assessment, triage, treatment/discharge planning, crisis intervention, immediate trauma counseling to patients in psychiatric or psychosocial crisis in the Emergency Department.


  • MSW
  • Membership in good standing with College
  • Two to five years experience working with acute Mental Health illness
  • Advanced crisis assessment, high risk screening, knowledge of community resources and the Mental Health Act
  • Crisis intervention experience/NVCI certificate
  • Knowledge of addictions
  • Ability to rapidly change workload priorities
  • Demonstrates excellence in communication, both written and verbal
  • Analysis / problem assessment
  • Innovative and willing to learn
  • Commitment to positive patient experiences
  • Demonstrates individual leadership and teamwork skills

At Southlake Regional Health Centre, we are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible environment.  We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live and serve, including those with disabilities.  Southlake Regional Health Centre is committed to providing accommodations in all parts of the hiring process.  If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs..

It is the responsibility of all Southlake Regional Health Centre employees to work in a safe manner and promote health and safety in the workplace.

If interested in applying, please submit a resume and coverletter to quoting the position title, and vacancy# in the subject line.

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