Join the York Hills Team!
At York Hills we are looking for exceptional employees, people who are passionate about making a difference to the lives of children.
In the spirit of collaboration and respectful partnership with both families and the community, we at York Hills Centre for Children Youth and Families strive to create opportunities for children, youth and families to nurture their relationships and expand their abilities in realizing improved mental health.
Current Positions Available
Child and Family Therapist
York Hills is seeking a full time permanent Child and Family therapist to join our team working with children, youth and families with a focus on lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer (LGBT2SQ) children and youth, inclusive of Black youth, youth of colour and two spirit youth.
We are seeking a professional to provide a broad range of services to children and youth who have mental health concerns, and their families, including counseling, outreach, youth engagement, assessment, peer supports and skill building to individuals, families, groups and community partners.
\Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this position will require the Child and Family Therapist to be comfortable and willing to learn how to deliver tele-counselling services, as well as in person therapy following agency guidelines and York Region Public Health directives.
Child and Family Therapist – Georgina Island First Nations Outreach Permanent Full time
The Child and Family Therapist – First Nations Outreach, provides service to children and youth up to the age of 18 years and their parents/caregivers. In this role, the therapist provides a range of mental health supports that help to reduce and manage emotional, behavioural and/or social challenges that may be impacting functioning in the home, school, socially or in the community. The therapist will support programming in the school and day care mindful of traditional healing beliefs and practices that promote individual, family and community wellness.
Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this position will require the Child and Family Therapist to be comfortable and willing to learn how to deliver tele-counselling services, as well as in person therapy following agency guidelines and York Region Public Health directives.
Child and Family Therapist- Play Therapy
We are seeking an experienced clinician who will join our community clinical team to provide play therapy assessment and treatment for children and families, as well as to facilitate groups and workshops for York Hills clients.This position is ideal for an experienced, talented and motivated clinician who has expertise working in children’s mental health, play therapy, Theraplay® and who is committed to working collaboratively with children, families, community partners and mental health colleagues.
*Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, this position will require the Play Therapist to be comfortable and willing to learn how to deliver tele-play services, as well as in person therapy under the guidance of agency guidelines and York Region Public Health directives.
Application Deadline: August 14, 2020
In keeping with our efforts to represent the diversity of our community, we strongly encourage individuals from diverse groups to apply. York Hills is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive barrier-free recruitment and selection process and we respect, encourage and celebrate the diversity of staff. Please advise if you require accommodation. We regret that only those candidates invited for an interview will be contacted.