The North Muskoka Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic [NPLC] is a non-profit health care agency funded by the Ministry of Health [MOH]. Our vision is to “Improve Health and Wellness Together”. The North Muskoka NPLC is currently looking for;
Social Worker (MSW) – Permanent Full Time
As a member of an interdisciplinary team the social worker will take a lead role in providing clinical assessment, treatment and educational services to clients of the NMNPLC.
The social worker will provide assistance, counselling and comprehensive mental health assessments to clients and their families coping with difficult situations. This includes assisting clients with recovery from emotional distress; facilitate improvements in the social, financial and living conditions that affect a client’s health and wellbeing; provide abuse prevention counselling as needed. The Social Worker will design and implement an in-house mental health program, offering ongoing counseling, complete and follow-up on referrals to outside organizations that provide social or financial assistance, legal aid, housing, and other services to care for the needs of the patient and family; perform home visits and community outreach visits as required; consult and collaborate with other team members for the benefit of clients and their families; liaise with the broader mental health system.
The North Muskoka NPLC welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
- Registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
- 3-5 years relevant work experience
- Excellent inter-personal, communication and decision-making clinical skills
- Demonstrated ability to teach, counsel and develop written educational materials
- Demonstrated ability to work independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary health services team
Please submit your resume by email (email@example.com)
Posting will remain open until filled
We thank all applicants but regret that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Resumes can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or faxed (705) 224-6753