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|Job Title:||Child & Youth Hospital Liaison|
|Work Site:||Youth Mental Health & Addiction, North Shore.|
|Status:||Regular Full Time - Baseline (1.00 FTE)|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$32.39 - $40.40 per hour|
Within the context of a client and family centered care model and in accordance with established standards of professional practice, and vision and values of the organization, works as part of a multidisciplinary community team, provides case consultation and treatment/discharge planning for children and youth with mental health or substance misuse issues within acute hospital wards. Provides clinical services to children, youth and families, documents records of communication and client contact and provides outpatient counselling services. Liaises with and coordinates information exchange with community health care agencies, provides consultation to acute care services staff and performs short term clinical bridging support to community agencies. Participates in committees, community initiatives, team meetings, continuing education and engages in on going team planning and quality improvement initiatives.
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The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes. Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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