Social Worker - Brockton Area and Kincardine FHT (Walkerton)

Organization Name
Brockton Area and Kincardine FHT (Walkerton)
Social Worker
FTE Type
Full Time Permanent

21 McGivern Street W
Walkerton ON N0G 2V0

Closing date

The successful candidate will play an integral role in the care of the patients of the Brockton Area and Kincardine Family Health Teams (BAKFHT). Working in collaboration with physicians, other allied health professionals and administrative staff, the Social Worker will be responsible for counselling and educating patients in individual and group settings.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide individual, couple, family and group therapy services
  • Develop, lead and/or participate in BAKFHT programs
  • Support community groups and initiatives

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Social Work or Counselling degree from a recognized program, Master of Social Work preferred
  • Current registration with the OCSWSSW or OACCPP
  • Recent primary care or community-based counselling experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively within an interdisciplinary team
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Experience coordinating patient care using community resources
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and information technology

The Brockton Area and Kincardine Family Health Teams offer a challenging and supportive work environment, the opportunity to participate in the development of local health care services and initiatives, and a competitive compensation package.

How to Apply
Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume and covering letter via e-mail by June 5, 2020 to:
Brockton Area and Kincardine Family Health Teams