Mental Health Clinician- Peterborough FHT (Peterborough)

Organization Name
Peterborough FHT (Peterborough)
Mental Health Clinician
FTE Type

185 King Street
Peterborough ON K9J 2R8

The Peterborough Family Health Team is seeking a number of mental health clinicians for positions available currently and upcoming. Over the next 5 months we anticipate having a variety of full-time, part-time, permanent and contract positions available at a number of locations within the region of Peterborough City and County. Our patient population is primarily adult but may include couples, families and youth. Our therapy model is short-term 1:1 and group. Current groups include Mindfulness, MBCT and MBCT-I.


Our Mental Health Clinicians work with patients in a health care setting providing:

  • psychotherapy and psychosocial interventions;
  • health education;
  • crisis intervention; and
  • patient navigation and advocacy on behalf of patients.


  • 3+ years clinical experience in the community
  • Bachelor of Social Work is an asset (Master of Social Work is preferred)
  • OCSWSSW registration or M.ED/MA in Counselling Psychology
  • CRPO registration
  • Experience leading groups is an asset
  • Addition training/experience also considered an asset:
    • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
    • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
    • Trauma Informed Approach
  • Comfort level and experience working with issues across a broad spectrum
  • Other degrees will be considered; however, you must belong to a related professional college.

Hours: Full-time and part-time positions available
Monday to Friday, occasional evening work may be required to meet patient need

Additional benefits of joining the Peterborough Family Health Team:

  • A provincial leader among Family Health Teams in Ontario
  • Excellent team/office environment
  • Multidisciplinary team expertise
  • Monday to Friday day shifts (occasional evenings)
  • No on-call rotation
  • Organizational commitment to work-life balance
  • Generous education support
  • Personal and discretionary benefits
  • Free parking
  • Mileage compensation
  • Non-unionized environment
  • HOOPP Pension Plan
  • Optional Extended Health and Dental Plan
  • Life/Disability Insurance Plan

Application Deadline: Open

Expected Start Date: Our position start dates range from May to September, 2021. Please apply at your earliest convenience.

Salary: $71,233.00-$77,844.00 per year (pro-rated)

Job Types: Permanent and contract

How to Apply
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