We are adding a new associate to our successful counselling practice, Parallel Wellness, at the SOLO District in Burnaby! We're looking for a counsellor who shares our passion and motivation for developing a thriving, client-centered private practice. Someone who is driven, professional and ethically-minded. We're looking for someone who will represent the practice well, while contributing to its future growth and well-being of the clients it serves.
This position is ideal for a seasoned counselling professional looking to break into private practice or a dedicated and self-motivated new graduate clinical counsellor with relevant practical experience and training looking to start their career. The opportunity for your personal growth in this position is limitless and we seek to create a practice of professionals that is supportive of one another's clinical growth and development of expertise.
To start, we are looking for someone who is available during the weekdays, with opportunities to expand your practice into evening and weekend work. This is the ideal position for someone looking for career freedom, in a supportive environment. Practice supervision will be provided, should the successful applicant wish.
The clinical counsellor provides individual and family therapy services to a diverse clientele from the Burnaby and surrounding community. We're currently looking for someone who is available for Wednesday days/afternoons and Sunday days. There is room to grow within this position, adding additional days and evenings.
Position duties include: client assessment, treatment planning and execution for a variety of presenting issues: depression, anxiety disorders, relationship issues, life transitional issues, LGBTQ challenges and emotional dysregulation. The clinician will be supported in developing their own niche within their practice as well. Group counselling opportunities will also be provided.
Thorough skills in client risk assessment and crisis management are required.
This position also requires computer skills and excellent organizational skills.
Relevant MA, MEd, MCP or MSW with at least 2 years experience (relevant and intensive practicum experience will be considered for new grads). Training in addition to Masters education is an asset.
Registration with the BCACC or CCPA is a must, as is professional liability insurance.
Start Date : As soon as possible
Position Type: Part time contract, private practice
Location: North Burnaby
Closing Date: March 2, 2018
Please submit resumes to: Meredith MacKenzie, email@example.com
Please apply by emailing your resume and cover letter. Receipt of all submissions will be acknowledged via e-mail, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Read more about our practice at parallelwellness.ca