11Aug2022

Welcome to The Link (formerly Macdonald Youth Services)

Job Type: Casual

Clinician – Mobile Crisis Team

As a member of the Mobile Crisis Team (MCT) and in collaboration with all components of the Youth Crisis Stabilization System (YCSS), the MCT Clinician provides crisis intervention services to clients, their families and caregivers in a professional manner. The MCT Clinician assesses plans and formulates recommendations toward the resolution of the crisis and its underlining or precipitating factors.

To learn more about the requirement of this position, or to apply, visit our career portal.

 

Residential Support Mentor – Casual

The Residential Support Mentor provides independent living supports to young adults who may have intellectual disabilities and/or mental health issues, and who experience barriers to living independently in the community. Being an active role model.  Empowering individuals to gain and maintain independent living situations.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: of the Residential Support Mentor include, but are not limited to:

  • Support residents with the preparation, implementation, and follow through of the Person-Centered Plan in conjunction with the support network;
  •  Maintain positive and effective communication with residents, families, supervisors, agencies, co-workers, and community at large;
  •  Support residents with their person centered planning process; assist residents with the management of their personal funds; assist the residents to manage within their financial limits; assist in the management of household funds where required;
  •  Attend to residents’ physical, emotional and medical care, support and model the expected behaviour of self-care, encourage the positive outcome; encourage and assist each resident to participate in the daily living activities and responsibilities of their personal lives;
  •  Complete necessary documentation and records accurately in accordance with policy and procedures, Residential Care Licensing and Family Services requirements; individual logs, communication logs, and daily reports, financial records, medical information (seizure, health, MAR sheet, medical appointments);
  •  Ensure property maintenance, ensure compliance with fire safety regulations, following proper hygiene and hazardous waste disposal requirement, and report and attend to unsafe conditions and equipment;
  •  Complete risk assessment for the individuals; ensure safe food intake, support them in preparation of food, supervise them in identified risk areas;
  •  Be a team player; participate in all staff meetings, participate in professional development; form positive supportive relationship with other staff members;
  •  Assist in the training and orientation of new staff; act as a positive role model, act as a resource, include new staff as a team player, give and receive feedback and encouragement.

 

Coach

Similar to and Educational Assistant, the COACH  is responsible for providing, behavioural management and academic support in the classroom as well as in the community; family support; recreational programming; and other community components of a 24-hour treatment plan. The COACH 2 supports the mandated role of the COACH Program in a team based approach within the Social Service Network.

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Clinician

As a member of the Mobile Crisis Team (MCT) and in collaboration with all components of the Youth Crisis Stabilization System (YCSS), the MCT Clinician provides crisis intervention services to clients, their families and caregivers in a professional manner. The MCT Clinician assesses plans and formulates recommendations toward the resolution of the crisis and its underlining or precipitating factors.

Learn more.

 

Residence Worker

The Link requires experienced Residence Workers within the Kisewatisiwin (KISE) service area in The Pas, MB. Residence Workers are responsible to perform all the duties and responsibilities that are consistent with The Link policies and philosophy, the Vulnerable Person’s living with a Mental Disabilities Act and the Department of Family Services’ Service Purchase Agreement with the Agency. 

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Youth Care Practitioner

The Link is looking for an experienced Youth Care Practitioner (YCP) within the Healing Homes service area. YCPs are responsible for providing care and specialized treatment for the youth in the Healing Homes program. YCPs ensure that programming is provided for the youth within the policies and treatment philosophy of The Link. 

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Youth Care Practitioner

The Link is looking for an experienced Youth Care Practitioner (YCP) within the Healing Homes service area. YCPs are responsible for providing specialized care for the youth in the Healing Homes program. YCPs ensure that programming is provided for the youth within the healing philosophy of The Link. 

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Youth Care Practitioner

The Link is looking for an experienced Youth Care Practitioner (YCP) within the Healing Homes service area. YCPs are responsible for providing specialized care for the youth in the Healing Homes program. YCPs ensure that programming is provided for the youth within the healing philosophy of The Link.  

Learn more.