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Careers with Vancouver Island Mental Health Society (VIMHS)
VIMHS provides continuous support for individuals with mental health, addiction, and/or cognitive challenges. Our philosophy of care is grounded in psycho-social rehabilitation. If you are interested in joining our team, please visit this page often for new opportunities.
For more information contact Human Resources at 250-756-9205.
Sobering and Assessment Centre Coordinator, Campbell River
The SAC Coordinator oversees the day-to-day operations of the Centre by providing ongoing supervision of staff and maintaining administrative tasks necessary to the successful operation of the program. The SAC Coordinator has experience working with vulnerable populations, including persons experiencing mental health and substance use issues. Reports to the Manager of Community Services. Please click here for full job description. To apply for this position, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sobering and Assessment Centre Worker, Campbell River
The Sobering and Assessment Centre Worker (SACW) provides support to clients accessing the Sobering and Assessment Centre. The SACW provides supports to women and men with a diverse range of individual abilities. The SACW reports to the Manager of Community Services and the Sobering and Assessment Centre Coordinator. Please click here for full job description. To apply for this position, please send you resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
The Nurse works as a team lead for our MHSW’s to carry out health care services in Gateway House, KC House, and Bob Currie House. Duties encompass aspects of communication, assessment, collaboration, programming, medication management and documentation. The Nurse provides collaborative guidance to the Mental Health Support Workers on clinical and health matters related to the residents. Click here for the position summary and qualifications.
Mental Health Support Worker
The Mental Health Support Worker (MHSW), under the direction of the Nurse, provides supportive partnerships to residents with serious and persistent mental illness by facilitating client centred goal-oriented care plans. The MHSW’s at VIMHS use the principles of Psychosocial Rehabilitation to guide their work. MHSW’s work collaboratively with the Nurse, the Rehabilitation Manager and their team members and contribute to the ongoing development and operation of the program. Click here for position summary and qualifications.
Tenant Support Worker
The Tenant Support Worker provides assistance and support to 41 residents in our Boundary Housing Program. The Tenant Support Worker ensures the safety and security of the residents and their living environment while encouraging independence, responsibility and the healthiest life style possible. Click here for a position summary.