Clinical Intake Specialist, MH&SU Residential Coordination Service
Fraser Health Authority
New Westminster
1d ago

Are you someone has experience in providing intake and transitional services for clients with mental health and substance use disorders?

Do you want to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? Do you have comprehensive knowledge of public housing and housing issues?

If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading.

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities.

With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1 / 3 of BC’s entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Intake Specialist to join our Residential Coordinator Services based out of Surrey and New Westminster, BC.

Build on your education and experience as you :

  • Follow evidence-informed practices when supporting clients with desired outcomes; receives program referrals; assesses and screens clients based on established criteria;
  • matches clients to appropriate residential mental health & substance use beds.

  • Prepare, maintains, records and charts information, and documents occurrences, referrals, contacts, and progress notes all in accordance with established policies.
  • Maintains client records by methods such as documenting client assessments, interventions, evaluations, modifications and client goals.

    Prepares and maintains statistical data, correspondence, reports and other documentation as required.

  • Impart clinical expertise through collegial sharing of information with other members of the team regarding issues such as clinically complex situations, enhancing relationships with providers and referral agents.
  • Provide clinical expertise in the application of standards and evidence-informed processes for the client population accessing residential treatment services at the local, regional and provincial level.
  • Participate in program planning, development and evaluation by attending meetings and in-services and reviewing policies and procedures.
  • To join the organization we require you to have :

  • Master's Degree in Counselling Psychology or Social Work
  • Three (3) years recent related experience providing treatment and case management to individuals with problematic substance use or mental health issues in a residential mental health & substance use setting
  • Valid BC Driver's License and access to personal vehicle
  • If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply :

  • A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields.
  • Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization.
  • An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
  • Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation.

    Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients / patients / residents.

    We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

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    $34.26 - $42.73 / hour

    Hours of Work

    Day shifts : 0800-1600


    1000-1800Evening shifts : 1200-2000


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