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Social Worker - Craigwood Youth Services

Aug 18, 2019
London Area, Ontario

Craigwood is seeking an exceptional clinician to join our team dedicated to improving the mental health of children, youth and families in the London-Middlesex area.  Our programs are committed to an approach that is strength-focused, family based, community oriented, and highly flexible and responsive to client needs.  Come and be a member of our dynamic team. 

As a member of the Family & Community Support Team, you will provide a range of therapeutic interventions in a variety of settings.  You will develop and implement treatment goals and intervention strategies in partnership with families and youth. You will complete psychosocial assessments, offer individual, group and family interventions, provide clinical expertise and training/development opportunities for staff, and may take a rotation in our community walk-in clinics and in-home services. You will provide a clinical and case consultation to your co-workers, as required. You are knowledgeable in Evidence Informed interventions in Children’s Mental Health as well as applicable legislation.  In addition to assessment skills, you possess strong collaborative, communication, interpersonal and problem-solving skills.  You have experience with individual, family and group modalities and treatment plan coordination.  A Masters level degree in social work, family & marital counselling, psychology or a related discipline and experience in a multidisciplinary treatment setting, working with youth and their families with complex needs is required.  Demonstrated time management, organization, oral and written communication skills and computer literacy with Microsoft Office applications are essential.

The successful candidate must be a registered member of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW).

Oral and written proficiency in both official languages is an asset.

Craigwood values equity and diversity in our workforce and welcomes applicants who represent the diverse identities of the children, youth and families we serve.  We provide a competitive salary and benefit package.  The successful candidate is required to have current First Aid/CPR, a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle for work use.  Interested candidates are invited to submit their application including a complete resume of qualifications, experience, and the names of three work-related references to:

Human Resources, Craigwood Children, Youth & Family Services

Attn: Teresa Pinches

520 Hamilton Road, London, Ontario, N5Z 1S4

Fax: (519) 432-8964


Craigwood Children, Youth & Family Services is a fully accredited not-for-profit children’s mental health centre providing a variety of innovative youth serving programs with locations in London and Ailsa Craig. London is a designated area in Ontario under the French Language Services Act; bilingual candidates are encouraged to consider this opportunity.

Craigwood Youth & Family Services is dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve.  We encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

If you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process please contact our Human Resources department at

While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please.

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