Coordinator, Children & Youth Services - Epilepsy Toronto

Oct 26, 2020
Old Toronto, Ontario

Epilepsy Toronto is a grassroots community service organization dedicated to independence and quality of life for all people with epilepsy and their families. We provide a wide spectrum of education and support services, including: individual and family counseling, group work, recreation services, employment consultation and job development, conferences, workshops, and public awareness initiatives.

We currently seek a Children & Youth Services Coordinator to provide assessment, counseling, group support, and case management to children with epilepsy and their families.

The successful candidate will be a highly energized, creative, and versatile professional with demonstrated counseling expertise in a multi-disciplinary health arena; an engaging personality, and acumen for building communities.  

Responsibilities:

  • Individual & Family Counseling, Case Management and System Navigation  
  • Parent / Child Support Programs and Groups
  • School and Community Education, Liaison, Advocacy
  • Outreach and Community Development
  • Outcomes Evaluation
  • Documentation and Clinical Data Entry

Qualifications:

  • MSW, registration in good standing with professional college, OCSWSSW or CRPO.
  • Experience in individual and family counseling / education / case management / service navigation in a non-profit and/or social services environment
  • Experience with crisis intervention, group facilitation, CBT counseling, workshops
  • Experience with community liaison, outreach
  • Ability to research information and present it in accessible lay terms
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of epilepsy, an asset
  • Cultural competency, including, but not limited to gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity and income

Please send resume and cover letter to:

Geoff Bobb: gbobb@epilepsytoronto.org

Only successful candidates will be contacted.

 

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