Court Diversion Enhancement Case Manager
Addictions and Mental Health Services of Hastings Prince Edward
Belleville, ON

Position:

Court Diversion Enhancement

Job Status:

Permanent Full Time

Required Shifts:

Days, evenings, and weekends

Reports to:

Program Manager

Hours of Work:

35 hours per week, 1.0 FTE

Hourly Rate:

Pay Grade 6, $27.59 - $31.76

Location:

Belleville serving HPE

Union/Non-union:

OPSEU Bargaining Unit Position

Date Posted:

July 15, 2019

Closing Date:

July 22, 2019 @ 4:30pm

Position Summary:

The Court Diversion Enhancement, reporting to the Program Manager, provides transitional, community-based case management including assessment, intervention, follow up and direct service to individuals, 16 years of age and older experiencing an addiction and/or mental health issue and may be involved in the criminal justice system. Incumbent will also work closely with the Court Diversion Case Managers as a direct referral or step-down component, facilitating court diversion, treatment and recovery plans. The incumbent will also be required to liaise with crown attorneys, police and court officials and provide consultation to judiciary as required/requested.

Minimum Qualifications & Experience:

  • University degree or college/nursing program diploma
  • Minimum of two years relevant/recent experience directly related to the provision of addiction and/or mental health services
  • First Aid/CPR, CPI, and ASIST training is mandatory
  • Demonstrated knowledge of legal issues and legislative guidelines
  • Ability to use various types of verbal and written communication effectively including but not limited to supportive counselling, advocacy, encouragement, and de-escalation
  • Ability to work as part of a highly cohesive team including effective communication with police, court officials, probation and parole and lawyers
  • Internal and external communication including doctors, professionals, family members, clients, colleagues
  • Ability to plan and organize one’s own activities
  • Must possess a valid Ontario Driver’s License and have regular access to a reliable vehicle

Please submit a cover letter and resume quoting competition number 2019-40-HPE prior to the closing date of July 22, 2019 at 4:30pm.

We are committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environments. If contacted, please advise us in a timely fashion of any accommodation assistance you require to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner. Information received relating to accommodation measures will be addressed confidentially.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $27.59 to $31.76 /hour