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Alberta Health Services - Clinical Supervisor

Clinical Supervisor

Part Time

City: Saint Paul, AB

Posting End Date: 29-JAN-2018

Salary Range: $44.52 - $58.27

Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Provided

As a Clinical Supervisor, you will participate in the planning, implementation and evaluation of mental health treatment services in a hospital setting or in the community. You will provide leadership in the supervision of clinical staff, promote and recommend best practices and standards and work collaboratively with members of the interdisciplinary team, psychiatrists and community partners to coordinate the highest quality of care to clients and their families presenting with cognitive and/or behavioural issues in addiction to other complex mental health cases.

Your core responsibilities include efficiently managing the triage, treatment and discharge processes and workload assignment; determining client suitability; observing clinical sessions; conducting team case consultations and offering support; providing guidance and direction to clinical staff with challenging and urgent cases in a timely manner. You will also be required to consult and liaise with external agencies as appropriate in addition to developing relationships and collaborating with key stakeholders such as community agencies and referral sources.

You will also assume a leadership and supervisory role in which they will be responsible for participating in program development and evaluation, identifying process gaps and risk management issues, ensuring high standards of service delivery through collaborative participation, providing input to management for the annual performance of clinical staff, participating in interviewing clinical staff and staff orientation in addition to assessing clinical competencies and providing varied learning opportunities to staff. You will be required to maintain and develop your own professional clinical and supervisory competencies through participation in a variety of learning opportunities such as seminars, workshops and conferences.

Required Qualifications:

  • Completion of master's degree in Social Work or Psychology.
  • Active or eligible for registration with the College of Alberta Psychologists (CAP) or the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW).

Additional Qualifications:

  • Completion of master's degree in Nursing or Occupational Therapy with active registration.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in Mental Health, including relevant clinical experience in addictions and mental health with a preference of supervisory experience in these areas.
  • Valid Driver's License.
  • Training and utilization of the DSM.

Preferred Qualifications:

• PRR/First Aid. NVCI.

Apply today and join our dynamic team!

For more information visit: https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/jobs/clinical-supervisor-39290