Dan’s Legacy has an opening for one (1) trauma-informed and culturally sensitive therapist to work with youth at risk, ages 15 to 25 years old, in Metro Vancouver. Some family counselling expected.
The position includes extensive outreach involving personal visits with the clients; having access to a dependable vehicle is an asset.
The position starts immediately.
Education: Must be currently licensed and certified with a Master’s degree in either Psychology or Social Work. Experience: We are looking for a highly experienced professional who has extensive knowledge of working with this cohort. Experience leveraging existing community supports also an asset. Dan’s Legacy is an equal opportunity employer and we strive to hire therapists who reflect the diversity of our clients – Indigenous, Black, Hispanic, South Asian and LGBTQ2S+ therapists are encouraged to apply.
Please include a cover letter with your application outlining the following:
- Describe how you would work with our clients, who are primarily youth aged out of care, struggling with trauma, poverty, homelessness, food insecurity, mental health issues, as well as limited education and work experience.
- What does outreach look like to you?
- What does a session look like to you?
- Describe “Trauma Informed Recovery”
Closing date for application: Ongoing
Contact Tom Littlewood Program Director [email protected]