Community Addictions Worker
Community Addictions Worker
Full-time Permanent Position
This is an exciting time for Manitoba health care. Manitoba?s health system is currently in transition with planning and changes aimed at improving the quality, accessibility and efficiency of health care services throughout Manitoba. AFM contributes to the health and resilience of Manitobans across the province by providing addictions services and supporting healthy behaviours. If you would like to be part of a foundation of excellence in addictions services and support and build a new vision of integrated health services in Manitoba, consider a career with us.
Reporting to the Supervisor, the incumbent will provide both individual and group counselling services as well as education and prevention services to target groups and the general population in accordance with the programming policies of the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba (AFM); initiate and respond to prevention and education service requests from AFM staff, individuals, groups and organizations; facilitate AFM courses; support and participate in internal and external committees; conduct client assessments and referrals; provide rehabilitative counselling to individuals and/or family members concerned with an individual?s involvement with alcohol, drugs or gambling.
For a complete job posting, please visit the AFM website at www.afm.mb.ca/careers.
Competition No: 2021-009
Salary Range: $29.51 - $35.42 Per Hour (Under Review)
(Potential to move to a maximum of $38.12 per hour with specific qualifications)
Closing Date: January 26, 2021
Apply in writing Supervisor, Parkwood
with resume and Addictions Foundation of Manitoba
cover letter to: 510 Frederick Street
Brandon MB R7A 6Z4
Fax: (204) 729-3844
It is an AFM practice to request a criminal record check and conduct a child abuse registry check prior to finalizing the appointment of successful candidates.
We thank all applicants for their interest in employment with the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted
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Addictions Foundation of MB
Posted Thursday, 10:08 AM
Expires in 29 days (Sunday, February 14)