SVDN Health Centre Employment Opportunity – Community Mental Health Worker (2022.02.11)

Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Health Centre
Employment Opportunity

Community Mental Health Worker
POSITION SUMMARY: The Mental Health Worker under the Supervision of the Sioux Valley Health Centre Director, will be responsible for enhancing Mental Health and Wellness in the Sioux Valley Dakota Nation. The successful applicant will provide front line supportive service, counselling and education to individuals and families in crisis.
• Recognizes factors creating individual, family and community crisis.
• Develops a plan of care, including or pattern statements of client needs, objectives, intervention, and evaluation criteria.
• Responsible for ongoing management of the cases including monitoring, evaluation, reassessment, and revision of intervention, as necessary.
• Represents program at team level to other professionals, agencies, and social systems.
• Other duties as assigned.
• Graduate of an accredited post-secondary education in Health-Related Social Sciences (e.g., BSW, BScMH. BScPN, BN, RPN). Other relevant educational qualifications and experience may be considered.
• Active license and registration to practice as required by professional association and provincial legislation.
• Certificate in Applied Suicide Intervention Skills (ASIST) will be considered an asset.
• Minimum of 2 years supervised counselling experience.
• Knowledge of the Dakota culture and customs considered an asset.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, February 11, 2022, at 4:00 P.M.
Submit cover letter and resume to:
Human Resources Department
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation
P.O. Box 38
Griswold MB R0M 0S0
Ph.: 204-855-2760 Fax: 204-855-2131
We thank all who apply but only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For the job description, please e-mail to request a copy.