New Job Social Worker, Counselling Therapist (Truro, Ns) In Nova Scotia

Social Worker, Counselling Therapist (Truro, NS)
Social Worker, Counselling Therapist (Truro, NS)

Social Worker, Counselling Therapist (Truro, NS)

Company : LifeWorks
Salary : Details not provided
Location : Nova Scotia

Full Description

TELUS Health and LifeWorks have recently come together to leverage the power of technology and our caring cultures to further progress our shared goal of building a healthier and friendlier future for all. As a global-leading health and well-being provider – encompassing physical, mental and financial health – TELUS Health is improving health outcomes for consumers, patients, healthcare professionals, employers and employees.
    Social Worker, Counselling Therapist (EAP program)
    Truro, NS
    Independent Contractor
    Reporting to the Clinical Supervisor, you will be providing in-person counselling services for TELUS Health's Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
    • Provide short-term counselling to a diverse set of clients dealing with various issues;
    • Evaluate client needs and work with them to set objectives and develop a strategy to achieve them, within the terms and conditions of the client’s EAP.
    Required core qualifications and skills:
    • Master’s Degree in Counselling, Social Work or Psychology;
    • Full membership with NS College of Social Workers or Registered Counselling Therapists and valid professional liability insurance;
    • Ability to set short term objectives and use a solution focused approach;
    • Ability to clinically manage high-risk cases, including clients who are a threat to self or others;
    • Available to see clients in-person in own private office;
    • Good knowledge of community resources.
    Where permitted by law, company employees must be fully immunized to access a TELUS Health or LifeWorks office or customer premises.
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    By applying to this role, you understand and agree that your information will be shared with the TELUS Group of Companies’ Talent Acquisition team(s) and/or any leader(s) who will be part of the selection process.