Specialty Psychiatry/Mental Health

Role and Facility Information

Under the direction of the Director of Operations, The Team Leader, CYMH is accountable for the supervision of a team of professional staff (up to 10 FTEs) typically including Mental Health Clinicians, Nurses and Psychologists, and for the delivery of child and youth mental health services in a community setting. This role acts as the senior clinician by providing direction and leadership to professional staff within the Mental Health Team and to plan, develop, manage and evaluate the delivery of mental health services for children, youth and families in the local community. The Team Leader, CYMH is also responsible for carrying a limited case load and participating in Intake Clinics.

Qualifications for this role include:

•Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and licensed under the Registered Nursing Association of B.C. and/or the B.C. College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP)

•Minimum 2 years’ experience in the provision of mental health services to children, youth and their families.

•Experience in the provision of mental health services to children, youth and their families within First Nations communities.

•Preference may be given to those with a minimum 6 months of recent supervisory experience (within the last 5 years) in the area of mental health services for children, youth and their families.

•Preference may be given to applicants who have outreach experience in the area of mental health services to children, youth and their families.

•Preference may be given to applicants who have Indigenous heritage (First Nations, Metis or Inuit) with the required combination of education and experience.

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