Careers

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Psychotherapist (Part time - 3.5 days)
 
JOB SUMMARY
As a part of a team of experienced therapists, the psychotherapist provides expertise for issues in social, behavioural and emotional stress to couples, families and individuals in order to help them improve their overall level of functioning using various psychotherapeutic interventions.
 
As a Psychotherapist:
  • You will have access to and support from an agency of multi-disciplinary professionals
  • You will have the ability to impact clients in a positive, meaningful and sustainable capacity
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assess clients through screening interviews for family and couple referrals
  • Conceptualize reason for the referral within one of the four theoretical frameworks
  • Establish an alliance with clients
  • Define appropriate goals with clients
  • Collaborate with internal and external services and networks
  • Participate actively in supervision
  • Schedule personal caseload
  • Fulfill all administrative and data requirements
  • Attend team meetings regularly
  • Maintain professional development
REQUIREMENTS
  • Professional graduate degree in a relevant discipline
  • Active membership in OPQ as a Psychotherapist
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in couple and family counselling
  • Knowledge of social service network and of government programs and services
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Effective under pressure
  • Ability to communicate effectively in both official languages
  • Proficient computer skills : MS Office and internet database
  • Knowledge and experience in working with culturally diverse communities, such as the Jewish community is considered an asset
  • Completion of Couple and Family Therapy Program is considered an asset
  • Background in creative arts therapy is considered an asset
 
This position requires the selected applicant to undergo vulnerable sector police check.

Please submit your CV and letter of interest to [email protected]

 
 
Consultant - Employment Specialist (2-3 days a week)
 
JOB SUMMARY
As a member of the Orthodox Community Initiative team of Ometz’s Employment department, the Employment Specialist/Business Consultant serves clients from the Montreal Orthodox communities providing employment and entrepreneurial services, which include employment counselling, job search and placement as well as business advising/coaching for job seekers and entrepreneurs.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Meet with and counsel/coach clients seeking job opportunities providing help with cv, job search and interview skills
  • Solicit and secure appropriate job leads for clients
  • Contribute to overall strategy of OC Initiative and development of strong relationships with partners 
  • Promote  and link the Ometz OC Initiative to all stakeholders, potential funders, clients and leaders of the Montreal Orthodox Communities
  • Write and maintain updated client files, reports, records according to Ometz guidelines
  • Make appropriate external and internal referrals to resources
  • Attend Ometz staff, team, and department meetings and committee meetings
  • Participate and attend events, initiatives or programs in or related to the Orthodox Community
 
REQUIREMENTS
  • Professional and/or personal connections in the Montreal Orthodox Communities
  • Intimate understanding of Orthodox customs, culture and religious beliefs as well as knowledge of the various Orthodox communities in the Montreal area
  • Strong interpersonal skills, compassionate and with a capacity to help advise and encourage clients to reach their goals
  • Coaching and/or advising experience in employment or business a big asset
  • Bachelor’s degree with appropriate discipline (e.g.), business/ human services or related field
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in human services
  • Sales or recruitment ability important to  enhance potential job opportunities
  • Results oriented approach a must
  • Must be Bilingual : French and English (written & spoken)
  • Proficient computer skills
 
This position requires the selected applicant to undergo vulnerable sector police check.

Please submit your CV and letter of interest or call Lois Liverman | [email protected] or 514 342 0000 x 3313

 

Join our team & help transform lives

Reaching more than 13,000 people annually, Ometz is a charitable organization that provides intervention, prevention, support services and programs to enhance quality of life.

By joining Ometz, you will work with a team of professionals who are compassionate, engaged and inspiring. Apply today!

Benefits:

  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Group Insurance
  • Generous Pension Plan
  • Paid Jewish Holidays
  • Individualized client-centred approach
  • Culture of collaboration, innovation and continuous learning
  • 7 minute walk to metro

Join our team & help transform lives

Reaching more than 13,000 people annually, Ometz is a charitable organization that provides intervention, prevention, support services and programs to enhance quality of life.

By joining Ometz, you will work with a team of professionals who are compassionate, engaged and inspiring. Apply today!

Benefits:

  • Paid vacation and sick days
  • Group Insurance
  • Generous Pension Plan
  • Paid Jewish Holidays
  • Individualized client-centred approach
  • Culture of collaboration, innovation and continuous learning
  • 7 minute walk to metro