Youth Care Counsellor, Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Stabilization Unit (CAPSU)
Fraser Health Authority
Surrey Canada
2d ago

Are you passionate about helping others? Do you want to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? 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 1.6 million people, we serve 1 / 3 of BC’s entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Youth Care Counsellor to join Surrey Memorial Hospital.

Build on your education and experience as you :

  • Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team in planning and implementing social / recreational, psycho-educational, and life skills groups for children and adolescents on the unit.
  • Provides support to children and adolescents using a variety of strategies or techniques such as psycho-education, problem solving, de-escalation techniques, behavior management, conflict resolution, crisis intervention activity based, and other appropriate interventions as required.
  • Provides support and psycho-education to families as needed.

  • Assesses patients’ behaviour, emotional and mental status, through the knowledge of mental health disorders. Develops and implements teaching interventions where necessary.
  • Documents pertinent patient information such as patient admission histories, progress notes, case conference summaries, and discharge summaries.
  • Participates in patient meetings and presents individual patient cases in rounds / case conferences.

    To join the organization we require you to have :

  • Baccalaureate Degree in Child and Youth Care
  • Two (2) years recent related experience working with children and / or youth with mental health issues in a multidisciplinary setting
  • 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 health care providers 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.
  • Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
  • 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 professionals 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.


    $30.75 - $38.33 / hour

    Hours of Work

    Day shift : 0700-1500Evening shift : 1500-2300


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