Career Opportunities

We’re Hiring! Master of Social Work Therapist

Employment Opportunity: Part-time contract position, Charlottetown, PEI

Family Service PEI, an Island-based, non-profit family service agency, is recruiting an enthusiastic, experienced professional to join our team in our Charlottetown office.

We currently require a Master of Social Work Therapist in order to meet the needs of clients presenting for service who have private insurance coverage that is limited to this type expertise.

This Therapist will be required to work flex hours, on an as-demand basis. Current demand indicates carrying a caseload of up to 5 clients at a time, but there may also be times with 0 clients. There is room for growth in demand for the Therapist who is self motivated and driven to grow their practice. The full scope of duties is as follows:

  • Provision of professional therapeutic counselling services to children, adults, couples and families utilizing a variety of client-centered treatment models
  • Provision of screening, clinical assessment, case planning, case coordination, direct service, consultation, evaluation and referral services to clients
  • Prioritizing and effectively managing caseload expectations
  • Utilizing various computer programs to conduct work tasks
  • Maintaining appropriate client records and other related files and performing other case-related administrative tasks in a comprehensive, up-to-date manner

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work with current and ongoing registration with a regulating body
  • Professional social work experience including Therapeutic counselling experience
  • A valid driver’s license and access to a reliable vehicle,
  • A good work and attendance record,
  •  Current and ongoing acceptable criminal record checks

The successful applicant must be willing to sign a conflict of interest agreement prohibiting the provision of competing services outside their hours of work with FSPEI.

Remuneration is based on a ‘per client’ basis.

No phone calls please. Any inquires regarding the position may be sent via email to the address below.

Please submit your resume and letter of application by 4:30 PM April 17, 2015 to:   

Family Service PEI, 106 – 155 Belvedere Ave; Charlottetown, PE, C1A 2Y9 Fax: 902-892-4998, Email: director@familyservice.pe.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Family Service PEI Welcomes Christina Campbell!

 

Family Service P.E.I is very excited to introduce our newest team member Christina Campbell.

Christina’s role will include developing and facilitating therapeutic group work and individual therapeutic counseling sessions. She will also be conducting presentations in the community pertaining to emotional health and wellness.

Christina holds a degree in Medicine, and a Masters in Sexology obtained in Venezuela. Recently, Christina completed her Master of Social Work degree  from Wilfrid Laurier University in Kitchener, Ontario.

Christina will be working hard to increase our public profile while liaising with local stakeholders to attend to community needs. Welcome Christina!

Career Opportunity / Job Ad – Outreach and Education Specialist

Tired of being stuck in the office?

Come find balance with a creative new position we have created in order to increase our community presence.  If you are the successful candidate you will be required to promote our services and educate the public on issues related to achieving financial and mental health and well being. While this position is based in Summerside, you will be travelling throughout PEI to meet with partners, stakeholders, individuals, and the business community. You will deliver presentations, participate in strategic planning, and develop our online presence through the use of various social media platforms. So, what about balance? In addition to being out and about, you will also have ongoing supportive contact with clients who are receiving credit counseling services through FSPEI.  

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the following qualities/skill sets:

  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Excellent facilitation skills
  • Strong interest and ability in networking
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the use of social media platforms for business purposes
  • Ability to create and implement presentations tailored to the need of varying audiences
  • Ability to work independently on the completion of tasks
  • Strong attention to detail with ability to identify and fix errors or inconsistencies
  • Creative thinking and a willingness to be flexible.

 

In order to qualify for this position you must:

  • Have a minimum of a diploma in Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations or Communications OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related area or in Business Administration with a specialization in Marketing or Public Relations OR
  • A Social Science background (such as social work or psychology) with significant experience in public speaking and community development work
  • Have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it to travel throughout PEI
  • Have a clear Criminal Records Check

This position is a 1 year term with the possibility of extension. Complete job description is available on request by sending a request to the email address below. No phone calls please.

 

 To apply for this position please submit your resume AND a sample of your written work to:

director@familyservice.pe.ca or 106-155 Belvedere Ave.; Charlottetown PEI; C1A2Y9

Closing date: September 27, 2012

 

 

Career Opportunity / Job Ad – Outreach and Education Specialist

Tired of being stuck in the office?

Come find balance with a creative new position we have created in order to increase our community presence.  If you are the successful candidate you will be required to promote our services and educate the public on issues related to achieving financial and mental health and well being. While this position is based in Summerside, you will be travelling throughout PEI to meet with partners, stakeholders, individuals, and the business community. You will deliver presentations, participate in strategic planning, and develop our online presence through the use of various social media platforms. So, what about balance? In addition to being out and about, you will also have ongoing supportive contact with clients who are receiving credit counseling services through FSPEI.  

Ideally, the successful candidate will have the following qualities/skill sets:

  • Excellent oral communication skills
  • Excellent facilitation skills
  • Strong interest and ability in networking
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Knowledge of the use of social media platforms for business purposes
  • Ability to create and implement presentations tailored to the need of varying audiences
  • Ability to work independently on the completion of tasks
  • Strong attention to detail with ability to identify and fix errors or inconsistencies
  • Creative thinking and a willingness to be flexible.

 

In order to qualify for this position you must:

  • Have a minimum of a diploma in Marketing, Advertising, Public Relations or Communications OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree in a related area or in Business Administration with a specialization in Marketing or Public Relations OR
  • A Social Science background (such as social work or psychology) with significant experience in public speaking and community development work
  • Have access to reliable transportation and be willing to use it to travel throughout PEI
  • Have a clear Criminal Records Check

This position is a 1 year term with the possibility of extension. Complete job description is available on request by sending a request to the email address below. No phone calls please.

 

 To apply for this position please submit your resume AND a sample of your written work to:

director@familyservice.pe.ca or 106-155 Belvedere Ave.; Charlottetown PEI; C1A2Y9

Closing date: September 27, 2012