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Intervention and Outreach Team Clinician

Requisition ID: 7965 

Position Number: [[cust_PCN]]

Posting End Date: May 22, 2018

City: Winnipeg

Site: NorWest Co-op Community Health

Work Location:

Department / Unit: Intervention and Outreach 

FTE: 1.0 





POSITION:                              Intervention & Outreach Team Clinician


PROGRAM:                            Intervention & Outreach Team (IOT)

RESPONSIBLE TO:                  IOT Coordinator


STATUS:    1.0 EFT term (day, evening and weekends) until April 2019    


DATE:                                      May 11, 2018





This position is part of the NorWest Co-op Community Health Intervention & Outreach Team and will provide direct client support for children and youth with complex needs. 


As the needs of the children and youth will determine the work schedule of the IOT, this position will require maximum flexibility in terms of schedule and will require the incumbent to be available for day, evening and weekend work.


This position will be based in a clinical setting, but will be required to work in the community, field, and client homes on an ongoing, regular basis.




  • Master’s Degree preferred  (Social Work, Nursing, Occupational Therapy or other related disciplines)
  • Minimum two years of experience working with children and youth with complex needs
  • Knowledge of The Child and Family Services Act, The Mental Health Act, and Young Offenders Act
  • Knowledge of child welfare, child and family services, justice and education systems of Manitoba
  • Demonstrated competence in risk and clinical assessment
  • Extensive knowledge of community resources for youth in order to make appropriate referrals
  • Knowledge of Motivational Interviewing and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy an asset
  • Knowledge of crisis intervention and harm reduction principles
  • Ability to work independently and demonstrated decision making abilities
  • Awareness of, and sensitivity to, issues of cultural diversity and colonialism
  • Training in Canadian High Fidelity Wraparound Model an asset
  • Ability to work with in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Ability to work flexible hours required
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required
  • Access to a vehicle and valid driver’s license
  • Child Abuse Registry and Criminal Records Check required


Salary & Benefits as per CUPE contract


Closing date: Tuesday, May 22, 2018



Submit applications in confidence to:


Kathryn Fix

IOT Coordinator

NorWest Co-op Community Health

785 Keewatin Street, Winnipeg, MB

Email: kfix@norwestcoop.ca

Fax: 204.792.0497



We thank everyone who expressed interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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