Clinical Coordinator, Substance Use Services


Job Description

Are you someone who has experience in supporting individuals and families affected by substance use disorders? Do you enjoy contributing to the development of programs? If you have answered yes to these questions, we want you to continue reading.

Position Highlights

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Full Time Clinical Coordinator to join our Substance Use Services Access team. This position will be serving the Fraser Health Community – North Fraser located in Burnaby, B.C.

Build on your education and experience as you:

  • Support individuals and families with and affected by serious and persistent mental illness and substance use disorders.

  • Coordinate the day-to day operation of the Substance Use Services Access Team, enable care coordination across substance use services, local service areas, regional and provincial services and focussed on reducing barriers to re-enter the system of care.

  • Coordinate regional operations of the Substance Use Residential and Treatment Programs, including access and flow and the centralized intake and referral system.

  • Facilitate treatment on-demand and rapid re-engagement of clients where appropriate and feasible.

  • Provide leadership to contracted service providers and interdisciplinary teams in the development, delivery, and evaluation of service delivery to enable effective utilization of client resources.

  • Establish strong working relationships with other health care providers and community partners.

To join the organization we require you to have:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work, Clinical Counselling, Counselling Psychology or other relevant health related or social science discipline.
  • Four (4) years of recent, related experience, including two (2) years of staff supervisory experience, as well as clinical experience in individual, family and group modalities of practice in substance use.
  • Eligible for registration with relevant/applicable professional association.
  • Valid B.C. driver’s license and access to a personal vehicle for business related purposes.

An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience is acceptable.

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.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.9 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish and Nlaka’pamux Nations. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

Twelve acute care hospitals, BC’s first dedicated outpatient care and surgery centre and a wide range of services in public health, home health, mental health and long-term care facilities – all within Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley. Known as one of the most desirable place to live in the world, these dynamic communities along with inspiring scenery and easy access to an abundance of outdoor activities provide an amazing quality of life.

  • Effective October 26th 2021, all new hires to Fraser Health will need to have full COVID 19 vaccination (have received a full series of a World Health Organization “WHO” approved vaccine against infection by SARS-COV-2, or a combination of approved WHO vaccines). Please note this applies to all postings, and individual medical exemptions must be approved by the Provincial Health Officer.

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.

Fraser Health values diversity in the work force and strive to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust. Find out what it’s like to work here. Like us on Facebook(@fraserhealthcareers), follow us on Twitter & Instagram(@FHCareer), or connect with us on LinkedIn (fraserhealthcareers) for first-hand employee insights!

Rate: $39.85 – $49.83 / hour
Rate: $39.85 – $49.83 / hour Job ID: 16195393
Fraser Health
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