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Care Manager Adult Mental Health - Red Deer

Executive/Leadership, Psychology/Counselling/Social Work
Temporary Full Time
Red Deer
Red Deer MH and Comm Hlth Ctr
CZ RD MHC Crisis Interv.
2012-12-05  Time: 23:59

Days, Evenings, Weekends
Salary will commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Reporting to the Program Manager Community Addiction & Mental Health the Care Manager Adult Mental Health Services - Red Deer, as part of a leadership team, is responsible to the community and to Alberta Health Services to ensure effective care of people needing timely, compassionate and appropriate mental health services commensurate with of the vision and mandate of AHS. This position leads the development and provision of community based adult mental health therapy and crisis intervention services, including access to all services. Responsibilities include; human resource management, performance management, clinical supervision of a multidisciplinary team of professionals, financial management and day to day maintenance of a multi-million dollar budget, going integration of Addiction & Mental Health Services, community development and capacity building, and the adaption of organizational business and strategic plans and priorities to provide quality services based on best and promising practices.

Salary/Benefits: This position is classified as a M2-2. Minimum $ 84,750.00 to maximum $ 127,250.00 annually.
Advanced skills, knowledge and ability are required. In-depth working knowledge and experience in mental health and concurrent disorders, prevention and health promotion, and operational management functions such as leading, planning, controlling and evaluating units of work. Experience in managing and leading others in order to achieve key operating results is required. The ability to work well with other in a team environment is essential.

A Bachelors or Masters degree in Psychology, Social Work, RN/RPN, equivalencies may be considered. Must be registered with a discipline under the Health Professions Act, if Social Worker must be authorized to perform psychosocial interventions.

  • Vehicle Required - Required to provide a vehicle for business use; along with acceptable driver's abstract and proof of business insurance

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