Company Name:
Catholic Family Service of Calgary
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Social Services
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5 - 10 years
Education level:
Master's Degree
Street:
250 - 707 10 Ave SW
City:
Calgary
State:
Alberta
Fax:
403.205.5295
ID
8645
376
Phone:
403.233.2360

BICS (Brief Intervention Caregiver Support Program) Clinician

Catholic Family Service (CFS) is all about building strong families. Our programs and services respond to the challenges that threaten families and leave them vulnerable. We focus on enhancing the mental health and well-being of our clients, empowering parents, nurturing children’s healthy development and enabling success in school. We take an integrated approach across our service portfolio, always looking for the opportunity to encourage discussion and healing at the family level. In so doing, we enable CFS professionals to help their clients build strong families – and to break through the cycle of vulnerability to live the lives they have always wanted. We serve and employ people from all faith traditions, cultures and backgrounds.

The Position:

Title: BICS (Brief Intervention Caregiver Support Program) Clinician, Job Type: Full-Time

An employer of choice, Catholic Family Service of Calgary is searching for a qualified, experienced candidate to provide clinical service with a focus on child development, trauma, attachment and building caregiver capacity. We have a full time permanent BICS (Brief Intervention Caregiver Support) Clinician role to fill in our counselling program.
The Brief Intervention Caregiver Support Program (BICS) provides assessment and brief intervention to both foster and kinship caregivers on an outreach basis. This program is a partnership with Calgary Region Children’s Services and operates as an inter-agency team. This position includes travel within Calgary as well as to homes within the Calgary region.

Qualifications Required:

• Have a Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or related discipline;
• Have a demonstrated ability to work impactfully with complex systems, collaborate with a multidisciplinary team, and teach trauma-informed caregiving strategies in home;
• Have knowledge and skill in child development, assessment and report creation;
• Love to contribute ideas and to work in a healthy, balanced and stimulating environment and possess a strong customer service philosophy;
• Certification with the Alberta Family Wellness Initiative’s Brain Story is an asset.

How to Apply:
E-send your resume by December 11th 2019 to:
Sara Lapp, Supervisor, Counselling Services Division
[email protected]