PACT Service Coordinator

Requisition ID: 489 

Position Number: 20019221

Posting End Date: January 18, 2018

City: Winnipeg

Site: WRHA Community Health Services

Department / Unit: PACT-Access Wpg West 

Job Stream: Clinical Support 

Union: MGEU-COMMUNITY

Targeted Start Date - End Date: ASAP- Indefinite

Reason for Term: Medical Leave

FTE: 1.00 

Anticipated Shift: Days; Evenings; Other; Weekends

Daily Hours Worked: 7.25

Annual Base Hours: 1885

Salary: $32.489, $33.597, $34.843, $36.099, $37.433, $38.814, $40.320, $41.904, $43.521, $44.812

 

Grow your career in the Winnipeg Health Region! Our team provides a spectrum of health care services through an integrated network of sites, services and organizations. We’re united by a shared commitment to excellent and equitable health care.

 

This term position may end earlier as outlined in the Collective Agreement

Position Overview

“Our Vision is Healthy People, Vibrant Communities, Equitable Care for All”. To bring this vision to reality the WRHA Adult Mental Health Program provides an integrated and comprehensive range of mental health services and supports primarily for adult residents of Winnipeg across the healthcare continuum that support and promote recovery. The Program endeavours to ensure access to the right combination of services, treatments and supports across the lifespan, providing seamless transitions from intensive to less intensive services. Through collaboration and partnership across various health, social service and community sectors the program strives to promote mental health and well-being for all, to reduce inequities and the impact of mental health problems and to work towards sustainability of mentally healthy individuals and communities.

 

The PACT Service Coordinator is responsible for assessing, planning, development and coordination of treatment, rehabilitation and support services provided to program participants under the clinical supervision of the team leader and the psychiatrist.  The PACT Service Coordinator will provide services to individuals using the principles of psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery to guide their practice and function as a clinical member of the multidisciplinary team.  The PACT Service Coordinator may be designated by the team leader to function on the team as the shift manager, team nurse, a team substance abuse specialist, vocational specialist or spiritual care provider. (See addendums to these job specialty areas).

Experience

  • Minimum four years related community experience working with people with serious and persistent psychiatric disabilities; combination of institution and community experience will be considered.

Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)

  • BSW, BSc.MH, BSc.PN, BMR, BN, OT, RPN, or related health/human service degree required.

Certification/Licensure/Registration

  • Responsible for maintaining and providing proof of registration with relevant regulatory body.
  • Vehicle and driver’s license required.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Working knowledge of the principles of psychosocial rehabilitation and recovery.
  • Skills in assessing, planning, development and coordination of services.
  • Working knowledge and experience in working with people experiencing addictions an asset.
  • Effective networking and agency relation skills.
  • Excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.

Physical Requirements

Not Applicable

 

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

 

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, Health Sciences Centre, 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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