The Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)
This is a one (1) Full-Time Employment (FTE) permanent position. This position will be located at our Charlottetown office.
No. of Vacancy: 1 Full -Time Employment (FTE) permanent position
(Salary of the position is 53,500$ – 60,000$ per year or 27.44$ – 30.77$ / hour (37.5 hours per week)
Organizes and coordinates the activities of the Employment Unit in the Fitzroy Centre Clubhouse.
Delivers a full range of individual and group Employment Assistance Services including career
assessment, employment counselling, job search skills, labour market research, resume and interview
preparations and employment maintenance by the Employment Unit Team.
Ensures compliance with International Clubhouse Standards.
Provides direction and leadership to program staff and members
Provides psychosocial rehabilitation supports with an emphasis on wellness
Builds relationship with staff, members, referral agencies, service providers, landlords, and other key
supports and services.
Organizes the activities, schedules, and work plans related to the project and activities while adhering to
International Standards for Clubhouse Programs
Works with staff and members in the completion of activities and special projects.
Maintains confidentiality of information
Relevant degree in Social Sciences (social work, psychology etc.)
Master’s Degree would be considered an asset
(Demonstrated Experience Equivalencies will be considered)
A minimum of 3 years’ experience working with individuals with complex needs
Experience working with community agencies
Experience working in and developing collaborative partnerships
Key Skills and Abilities:
An understanding and ability to work within a recovery-oriented program delivery model
Strong leadership skills
Strong organizational and problem-solving skills
Highly motivated and shows initiative
Strong interpersonal skills, including active listening, written and verbal communication, and a positive
Knowledge and understanding of the Clubhouse model
Ability to work collaboratively and effectively with colleagues, as well as to work independently with
Ability to assist in the proposals, development and implementation of programs
Sound knowledge of the social determinants of health
Excellent computer skills with working knowledge of MS Office programs
Awareness of social supports and services within the community
Ability to work effectively with volunteers and community agencies
Vehicle and valid driver’s license required (frequent travel within the community)
A satisfactory and current criminal records check
An asset to this position is a solid knowledge, sensitivity, and/or lived experience relating to the issues of
mental health and addictions.
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Mental Health First Aid, Motivational interviewing, Non-Violent Crisis Intervention and the management of concurrent disorders
Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week. Some evening and weekend work will be required
Location: Charlottetown, PEI
Closing Date for Application: This job ad will remain open until the position is filled
Start Date: As soon as possible
Interested candidates should apply with their resume and covering letter by either mail or email to:
CMHA PEI Division
178 Fitzroy Street, P.O. Box 785,
Charlottetown, PE, C1A 7L9
(please indicate on subject line: 039 –FCC Unit Coordinator – Employment Unit)
CMHA is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive
environment for all employees.
This opportunity is only available for candidates legally entitled to work in Canada.
We thank all applicants who apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacteed.
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