Program/ Addictions Worker
Part-Time • Kapuskasing Region
The Cochrane District Detox Centre is a 24/7 residential withdrawal management service which offers various programs to persons with substance abuse problems. The agency is seeking to hire an individual to provide brief individual counselling/assessments and withdrawal management services to persons with substance abuse concerns. This position also entails networking with various health and social agencies in the district. Position involves shift work.
-College Diploma in the field of Addiction or a health related field
-Strong clinical and interpersonal skills
-Counselling skills, knowledge of pharmacology and detoxification process
-Superior knowledge of English and French, both oral and written
-Comprehensive knowledge and understanding of addiction / substance abuse
-CPR and First Aid Certification
Scale $24.68 – $26.00 per hour, for 112.5 to 157.5 hours / month, and benefits according to the Collective Agreement
Please forward resume to:
Cochrane District Detox Centre
Smooth Rock Falls, ON P0L 2B0
Tel: (705) 338-2761 Fax: (705) 338-4580
Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.