Team Leader, CYMH

Ministry of Children and Family Development
Campbell River

Team Leader, CYMH

$71,226.92 - $93,48866* annually (Effective February 3, 2019)

This position is also being advertised under the following:

REQ57722 - Social Program Officer
REQ57770 - Licensed Psychologist

Under the direction of the Director of Operations (DOO), you are accountable for both the supervision of a team of professional staff (up to 10 full time positions), typically including Clinicians, Nurses and Psychologists, and for the delivery of Child and Youth Mental Health and Indigenous Child and Youth Mental Health services in a community setting.

As Team Leader, CYMH, you act as the Senior Clinician by providing direction and leadership to professional staff within the Mental Health Team and Indigenous Child and Youth Mental Health Team. Planning, managing and evaluating the delivery of Mental Health services for children, youth and families in the community of Campbell River (and surrounding area) is your top priority.

We are honoured to be allowed to provide services within the Kwakwaka'wakw, Nuu-chal-nulth and Island K'omoks Territories.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.

Qualifications for this role include:

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and Registered or eligible for registration with the BC College of Nursing Professionals (BCCNP), formerly known as College of Registered Psychiatric Nurses of BC (CRPNBC) or the College of Registered Nurses of BC (CRNBC).

NOTE: If your Degree was obtained outside Canada, you need to confirm it has been assessed for equivalency through the International Credential Evaluation Services (ICES).

  • Five (5) years of experience in the provision of Mental Health services to children, youth and their families.
  • Five (5) years of recent (within the last 3 years) experience working with Indigenous communities.
  • Recent (within the last 5 years) supervisory experience of Clinicians, Nurses, Psychologists.  Preference may be given to applicants with more than 3 years supervising/leadership experience in a Child and Youth Mental Health setting.

For more information and to apply online by February 18, 2019, please go to:

Attention: only applications submitted through the BC Public Service’s employment website (see link above) will be accepted.