Addiction & Mental Health Recovery Worker - #104901

Alberta Health Services


Date: 1 week ago
City: Grande Prairie, AB
Contract type: Full time

Your Opportunity:

The successful candidate will provide residential clients daily support through crisis intervention, recreational activities, and assisting with other programming components. For the purpose of supervision and responsibility the candidate will formally report to the Supervisor – Residential Treatment Teams.

Description:

As an Addiction and Mental Health Recovery Worker, you will contribute to the delivery of community based services to persons with a chronic addiction and/or severe and persistent mental illness using psychosocial rehabilitation principles, promoting client respect, autonomy, health and improved quality of life. Your duties will include carrying out assigned tasks in a client focused recovery plan which includes support to participate in activities of daily living, recreational and social activities, and educational and employment activities. You will work collaboratively with other health and service providers. In this position, you will work under the direction of a regulated health provider.

  • Classification: Addic & Mental Hlth Recov Wrk
  • Union: AUPE GSS
  • Unit and Program: Residential Treatment
  • Primary Location: Grande Prairie Northern Add Ct
  • Location Details: As Per Location
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.60
  • Posting End Date: 16-FEB-2024
  • Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
  • Date Available: 26-FEB-2024
  • Temporary End Date: 01-OCT-2024
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 1
  • Shifts per cycle: 3
  • Shift Pattern: Days
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $24.92
  • Maximum Salary: $27.46
  • Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Provided
Required Qualifications:

Completion of diploma from a post-secondary program in a related field or equivalent.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Class Five (5) Alberta Driver’s License.

Preferred Qualifications:

A&MH (Addiction & Mental Health) experience.

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