Support your community. Advance your career. Fulfill your purpose
Joining the Canadian Mental Health Association – Peel Dufferin Branch means you’ll be part of something meaningful. For starters, we’re honored to have received the Canadian Non-Profit Employer of Choice Award for our efforts to help people live better. Providing support and services to those who live with mental illness and addictions, we’re committed to increasing awareness and addressing the stigma surrounding mental health. That’s why we’ve made it a priority to create a diverse organization that represents the communities we serve – and the people we help.
What we offer
As a community-based agency, we’re dedicated to the mental, physical, and social health of everyone – including our team members. That’s why we’re proud to offer a total rewards package that helps our Crisis Support Workers balance their professional and home life. You’ll also be empowered to keep learning new skills and reaching your goals – from developing a career growth plan to participating in training sessions.
We offer our permanent team members some unique perks that really stand out:
The hourly rate for this position is: $36.12 - $41.46 per hour
We are currently seeking a permanent Relief Crisis Support Worker. As a Crisis Support Worker on our integrated health team, you’ll be empowered to make a bigger impact than you ever imagined. From triaging calls over the crisis line to being mobile out in the community, you’ll perform a variety of important tasks that make each day new and exciting. And you won’t do it alone. You’ll belong to a strong multi-disciplinary team that supports and respects each other as we make a difference in people’s lives.
This is a relief position with rotational shifts of 12 hours each. This position requires availability during weekdays and overnights.
What you will do
“I love the collaboration with other mental health workers; I learn so much from them.” Crisis Support Worker
“I work with police on live 911 calls. I am providing intensive, immediate care and it’s a great feeling to know you saved someone’s life that day.” Crisis Support Worker (MCRRT)
“CMHA is very multicultural at all levels. We reflect the community we are serving.” Crisis Support Worker
What you need to join our team
At the Canadian Mental Health Association – Peel Dufferin Branch, we provide a wide array of community services, resources, and care for people with mental illness. In your role, you’ll not only assist people who are struggling, you’ll help them return to good health and reintegrate into the community. In everything we do, we work together to make the world a better place – one person at a time.
Apply Now and EMPOWER your career
CMHA Peel Dufferin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to diverse, inclusive, barrier-free recruitment, selection processes, and work environment. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been historically disadvantaged and marginalized. We acknowledge that removing existing barriers and preventing new barriers is required in providing opportunities that foster independence, inclusion, and dignity for people of all ages, genders, cultures, and abilities. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve.
When contacted for a job opportunity, please advise the HR Department of any accommodations needed in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code to ensure you have access to a fair and equitable process.
We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. We retain all applications submitted for one year.
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