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We thank all candidates for submitting their résumés.  Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Mental Health Case Manager

9 Month Full Time Contract


The Ometz Mental Health Case Manager assists adults living with severe mental illness in achieving their personal recovery goals by helping them connect to community, promoting autonomy and helping them equip themselves with necessary life and coping skills while offering ongoing support.


  • Psycho-social assessment of clients and communication with families where authorized
  • Individual support
  • Ongoing financial assessment and budget support of clients where relevant
  • Formulation of client-centered action plan in collaboration with public sector and other services including crisis intervention, ongoing support, advocacy and referrals
  • Psycho-education around independent living skills
  • Home visits and community based interventions
  • Collaboration with diverse internal professionals within the team and agency and in particular with JEM workshop and supported employment team
  • Consultation with other external professionals and systems;
  • Identification of trends in requests and community needs;
  • Fulfillment of all administrative and data requirements;
  • Presentation of cases on internal and external committees;


  • University degree in Social Work or equivalent;
  • Minimum 2 years of experience
  • Fluently bilingual; written & spoken;
  • Knowledge of mental health services and network;
  • Strong organizational skills


Please submit your CV and letter of interest by January 20, 2017 to
Tracey Patterson |

This position requires the selected applicant to undergo a vulnerable sector police check.

We thank all candidates for submitting their résumés.
Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Settlement Worker – France Initiative

3.5 days per week
1 year contract – possibility of renewal


The responsibility of the settlement worker for “Initiative France” is to facilitate the successful settlement and integration of newly arrived immigrants from France into the Montreal Jewish community and Quebec society.


  • Advise clients and make appropriate referrals to help newcomers develop adaptive responses and plans in regard to their settlement including, psychosocial support, financial, employment and integration needs
  • Develop and nurture culturally sensitive and collaborative relationships with clients
  • Timely creation and maintenance of database files with appropriate notes and documentation
  • Identify trends in requests and community needs.
  • Organize and animate client groups on various topics
  • Participate in supervision, agency meetings, relevant community functions and staff training conferences
  • Carry out other related assignments as requested by the supervisor
  • Participate in internal and external committees


  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Social Work, Counselling, Social Sciences or related work in human relations
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
  • French essential; English proficient; 3rd language an asset
  • Past experience with newcomers an asset
  • Computer proficient

Please submit your CV and letter of interest by January 6, 2017
Tracey Patterson |

This position requires that the selected candidate undergo a Vulnerable Sector Police Check related to the work.
We thank all candidates for submitting their résumés.
Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.


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