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VCAO Counsellor / Community Development

Services de Counselling Hearst Kapuskasing Smooth Rock Falls

Full-Time • Cochrane Region

HKS Counselling Services is a Francophone community organization that strives to help improve the mental health, wellness and safety of its clients through quality care and services in both official languages. We are presently seeking a professional to join our team in Cochrane.


Title:                         VCAO Counsellor / Community Development 

Type:                         Permanent, Full-time (35 hours per week)

Location :               Cochrane Office 


  • Provide immediate support services to victims of crime and/or tragic circumstance, including but not limited to safety planning, needs assessment, financial assistance, make appropriate referrals to community partners, etc.
  • Assist the VCAO supervisor with program priorities / projects (ex: promotion and awareness activities, planning events, etc.)
  • Responsible to develop promotional tools, organize activities and community events to promote a violence-free community. 


  • Post-secondary diploma in Social Work, Psychology or other related field of studies.
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in a related field of work.
  • Demonstrated competency in coordinating projects related to communications and promotion.
  • Crisis intervention skills and providing support to victims of violence;
  • Demonstrated abilities to manage stress and adapt to changing environment.
  • Communication and public speaking skills in both official languages.
  • Able to maintain positive relationships with community partners.
  • Availability for scheduled on-call that could include evenings and weekends.
  • Bilingual (French/English), written and spoken.
  • Valid driver’s license with access to a vehicle is required.
  • Computer skills and knowledge of Windows and Microsoft programs is an asset. 

This position offers a competitive salary, benefits, and a great pension plan (HOOPP) according to the current collective agreement. All interested candidates are encouraged to submit their application by Friday, March 31st, 2023, to the following:


M. Steve Fillion, M.S.S.

Executive Director

Telephone : (705) 335-8468

Job Expires: 2023-03-31

Contact Information

Services de Counselling Hearst Kapuskasing Smooth Rock Falls

Phone: 7053358468
Fax: 705-337-6008

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