SOCIAL WORKER POSITION

 

North Perth-North Huron Family Health Team

Full Time Social Worker (MSW):  North Perth Site

 

 

Located in northern Perth County (Listowel) in Southwestern Ontario, the North Perth-North Huron Family Health Team is a progressive team of health professionals with an integrated approach to healthcare.   Our office is located in Listowel with clinics in Wingham, Lucknow and Teeswater. 

We are currently seeking a Full Time Social Worker (MSW).

 

 

Position Summary:

At the North Perth-North Huron Family Health Team, the Social Workers are an integral part of the multidisciplinary team of professionals whose objective is to provide primary health care services and follow-up in conjunction with all health care professionals. The Social Worker will be responsible for working with family physicians and other members of the Family Health Team to assist adults, families and groups (including schools) with mental health issues. The Social Worker will communicate with other mental health agencies in the community to ensure that patients are referred to appropriate programs and services.

 

 

Qualifications:

Qualifications and expertise for this position will include:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work.
  • Current registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers

·      2 years mental health counseling experience preferred

·         Have demonstrated ability to work independently as well as part of a team

·         Possess well developed organizational, communication, teaching and leadership skills.

·         Thorough working knowledge of social work/psychology principles and practices.

·         Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills.

·        Exceptional organizational and verbal and written communication skills.

 

 

Salary range:  $64,565 to $77,981per year.

 

 

Please email your resume by December 1, 2021 at 5:00 pm to:

Jenn Koch

jkoch@npfht.ca