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Addiction and Problem Gambling Counsellor

North Cochrane Addiction Services

Full-Time • Cochrane Region

North Cochrane Addiction Services Inc. is committed to providing supports and programs designed to meet the unique needs of people recovering from substance abuse, and to help them rebuild their lives with dignity and respect. The Cochrane – Smooth Rock Falls NCAS office is looking for:

Addiction and Problem Gambling Counsellor



Responsibilities Include:


·         Carry out assessments to ensure that the client receives the appropriate services.

·         Create appropriate and realistic treatment plans to meet the client’s needs.

·         Refer to other community services when needed.

·         Communicate regularly with community treatment agencies to monitor the progress of the client.

·         Conduct follow-ups with clients.

·         Create and offer education sessions about addiction and problem gambling for the community.

Education, Experience and Skills required:


·         A Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, or College diploma in Social Work or related field.

·         3+ years of experience in the provision of counselling services.

·         Strong clinical skills.

·         Thorough understanding of the issues involved in working with substance abuse and gambling.

·         Strong computer skills in the Microsoft Office Suite.

·         Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills.

·         Are bilingual in both English and French (written and oral).

·         You may be asked to travel in the district from time to time so a valid driver’s licence and access to a            vehicle is necessary.

If you feel that you meet the criteria for this position, please send a copy of your cover letter and your curriculum vitae to Sonia T. Gravel, Executive Director:


NCAS is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free selection processes and work environments. If contacted regarding this competition, please advise us of the accommodation measures which may be required to enable you to be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

Job Expires: 2023-08-07

Contact Information

North Cochrane Addiction Services

Phone: 7053358408
Fax: 705-335-5640
233 Eighth St, Cochrane, ON P0L 1C0, Canada

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