Job title: Social Worker, Counselling Therapist (Access Wellness program)

Company: LifeWorks

Job description: TELUS Health and LifeWorks have recently come together to leverage the power of technology and our caring cultures to further progress our shared goal of building a healthier and friendlier future for all. As a global-leading health and well-being provider – encompassing physical, mental and financial health – TELUS Health is improving health outcomes for consumers, patients, healthcare professionals, employers and employees.
MSW or Counselling Therapist
Sydney, NS
Permanent part-time (1.5 days)
The opportunity
Reporting to the Clinical Manager, you will provide single-session counselling to the adult population of Nova Scotia through the new Access Wellness program. Service will be provided in-person, in a TELUS Health office.
Why join TELUS Health
Equivalent of four weeks of vacation;
Clinical supervision to support your growth;
Positive work environment that supports diversity and inclusion.
What you will do
Provide single-session counselling to an adult population for various presenting issues;
Provide referrals and information about other available services;
Manage associated administrative requirements of the role.
Who we are looking for
Master’s Degree in Counselling, Social Work, Indigenous Social Work or Psychology is mandatory;
Membership with Nova Scotia College of Social Workers or Counselling Therapists is mandatory;
Post-masters clinical experience;
Must be available to work some Saturdays;
Strong assessment skills and ability to work within a single-session model;
Ability to use a solution focused approach and to set short term objectives;
Ability to clinically manage high-risk cases.
Where permitted by law, company employees must be fully immunized to access a TELUS Health office or customer premises.
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Location: Sydney, NS

Job date: Tue, 30 Jan 2024 23:13:13 GMT