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addiction social worker

Source: Job Bank


Charlottetown, PE


$32.31 to $40.38 hourly (to be negotiated)

Additional Information

  • Education: Master's degree
  • Experience: 1 year to less than 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

Work setting

  • Willing to relocate
  • Health care institution, facility or clinic


  • Provide counsel and therapy to help clients resolve social and personal problems
  • Plan programs of assistance for clients
  • Provide public education and consultation regarding counselling services, issues and methods
  • Act as an advocate for client groups in the community
  • Conduct social research
  • Act as liaison within organization between staff and management around wellness issues
  • Conduct follow-up assessments
  • Initiate and maintain confidential medical files and records

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • Canadian Certified Addiction Counsellor Certification
  • Membership in a provincial association of social workers
  • Membership with the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW)

Policy and program experience

  • Mental health

Social work specialization

  • Health

Counselling specialization

  • Crisis intervention

Area of specialization

  • Risk management

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Other benefits

  • On-site amenities
  • Parking available
  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 75 to 90 hours bi-weekly

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