Addiction Worker
Freedom from Addiction
Aurora, ON

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Clinical Director the role is the prime responsibility for resident care and treatment including:

  • Develop individual treatment plans with residents and complete required reports, documentation and assessments
  • Attend meetings both clinical and administrative .
  • Monitor resident progress, coordinate resident care and complete required documentation.
  • In accordance with Freedom from addiction Treatment Model, make decisions in a team based approach
  • Involvement in program development and evaluation, attend meetings and complete statistics On a rotational basis, provides on-call services during evenings and weekends.
  • Conduct educational presentations with residents as required
  • Respond to crisis and urgent situations.
  • Transport residents to appointments, hospitals, medical care facilities, AA meetings and any other client required services.
  • Must be willing to work rotational shifts and weekends

SPECIFIC SKILLS:

  • Must have experience in a residential treatment facility
  • Must have CCAC or equivalent
  • Must be an excellent team player punctual, reliable and mature
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent group facilitation, containment and crisis intervention skills
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to function well within a fast-paced environment
  • Full G driver license.
  • Vulnerable screening Sector.
  • First aid and CPR
  • psychotherapy background would be beneficial

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Job Types: Part-time, Casual

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Ontario G (Preferred)
  • CCAC (Preferred)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)