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Coordinator, Regional Mental Health & Wellness

Listing Number: 5334
City/Town: Vancouver Island Region, BC (Quinsum or Tsawout)
Start Date: asap
Wage: as per pay scale
Hours: 37.5
Duties:

If you have solid understanding of the First Nations Perspective on Health and Wellness this position may be for you! You will have in-depth knowledge of the BC mental health and substance use system and the current landscape of First Nations health in BC.

The Coordinator, Regional Mental Health and Wellness Services, plays an integral part in advancing FNHA’s Vision of “Healthy, Vibrant and Self-determining BC First Nations Children, Families and Communities” in collaboration with the regional mental health and substance use care system. This position works with individuals, families, communities and regional health authority mental health and substance use teams, including specialized care and support programs, to improve and ensure linkages between regional health authorities and services provided by FNHA and communities. As well, the position provides expert level navigation on the availability of mental health and wellness services and supports across the region.

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Requirements:

•Bachelor’s degree in social work, human services or acceptable combination of education and experience
•Significant, recent and relevant mental health and wellness experience (usually acquired over a period of 5-7 years)
•Experience working in a regional mental health and substance use setting and in particular working with First Nations individuals, families and communities or First Nations serving organizations
•Experience working with multi-disciplinary teams specific to mental health and wellness

Company Name: First Nations Health Authority
Contact: Recruitment