Posting #: GO-00710810
Type: Permanent Full Time
City/Town: North Battleford
Facility: BATTLEFORDS MENTAL HEALTH CENTRE
Department: BMHC-CHILD & YOUTH
Geographic Location: North Battleford
Expected Start Date: May 02, 2023
Hours of Work: 224.00 hours per 6 week rotation
Salary or Pay Band: $44.093 to $53.916 (5 step range)
Number of Positions: 1
The purpose of the Child and Youth Services program is to promote, preserve and restore the mental health of children, youth and families. Clients include children and youth who are insecure, aggressive, depressed, anxious and/or withdrawn, who may live in dysfunctional families and communities and who are suicidal, traumatized, criminally offending and suffering from significant development disabilities.
The position performs a broad range of psychological testing and assessment procedures.
The position performs crisis intervention procedures and treatment of clients.
Masters Degree in Psychology or Clinical Psychology or Educational Psychology
Registered or eligible for registration with the Saskatchewan College of Psychologists
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Knowledge of community support systems and human service systems including relevant provincial and federal legislation
Knowledge of the Mental Health Services Act and other legislation relevant to the provision of Mental Health services (i.e. Family Services Act)
Preference for this position will be given to HSAS members in accordance with the terms and conditions of the SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement.
HSAS seniority within the Saskatchewan Health Authority will be considered under the Selection Criteria.
This position is responsible for the delivery of the High Risk Violent Young Offender Initiative (HRVYOI). The HRVYOI – Psychologist is part of a multidisciplinary service/program delivery team. The HRVYOI – Psychologist provides a broad range of assessment, treatment and consultation services to high risk and violent young offenders as well as acting as a resource for services to help prevent youth becoming involved in criminal activities. This is
a designated field hours position.
Please visit https://www.pnrha.ca/careers/ for further details regarding each of the positions.
Please forward your application via email quoting the job posting number, complete with references, to:
Human Resources Unit
P.O. Box 39 North Battleford, SK S9A 2X8
Fax: (306) 446-6810; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
All applications are appreciated, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
A criminal record check is required prior to an offer of employment.