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Mental Health Clinician - CCATS - Repost

Requisition ID: 37534 

Position Number: 20062136

Posting End Date: Open until filled

City: Winnipeg

Site: Manitoba Adolescent Treatment Centre

Work Location: 228 Maryland Street

Department / Unit: Comm Child & Adolescent Treatment Serv 

Job Stream: Clinical 

Union: MGEU-158

Anticipated Start Date: 01/27/2020 

FTE: 1.00 

Anticipated Shift: Days; Evenings

Daily Hours Worked: 7.50

Annual Base Hours: 1950

Salary: $37.436, $38.825, $40.341, $41.896, $43.521, $44.802


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Position Overview

The Mental Health Clinician will provide treatment services to children who are referred to the Community Child & Adolescent Treatment Service (CCATS) at MATC and their families.  The clients in CCATS range in age from 6-18 years and have a wide range of behavioral, emotional and mental health concerns that impact on their home, school and community environments. Services to this group are delivered in a community-based setting and may be of a short, intermittent, or medium duration, utilizing bio-psycho-social and systemic frameworks.

  • Experience and training in treatment models related to developmental trauma and/or attachment
  • Experience and training in any of the following: group treatments with parents and children; Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, Brief Treatment Models, are assets.
  • Experience working with diverse cultural groups including First Nations and Newcomers is desirable.
Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)
  • Qualified as a Psychiatric Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Clinical Social Worker (MSW), Family Therapist (MFT), or equivalent.
  • Staff not licensed/registered with a legislated professional body must be registered/certified with an appropriate Association.
Qualifications and Skills
  • Training and demonstrated skill in several of the following areas: clinical assessment, individual, group, family therapy, systems intervention, mental health promotion activities.
  • Knowledge of child and adolescent development, and mental health issues in childhood and adolescence.
  • Understanding and appreciation of impact of our history related to colonization and outcomes from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission including its Calls to Action.
  • Knowledge of, community based mental health service delivery, culturally competent practice, and the bio-psychosocial approach to mental health are desirable.


This position requires a current satisfactory Criminal Records Check (including Vulnerable Sector Search), Child Abuse Registry Check and Adult Abuse Registry Check as conditions of employment. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. A security check is considered current if it was obtained no more than six (6) months prior to the start of employment.


MATC is committed to providing an accessible workplace. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

First Nations, Metis, and Inuit candidates are encouraged to apply.


Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.


Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.


Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition.



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