-Challenge yourself by joining a rapidly growing company and finish each day knowing you have made a difference!
-Be part of an exceptional company culture with great employee benefits and a healthy work/life balance!
-A rewarding role for an experienced counsellor.
About the Organization
Since becoming a registered charity in 1992, The Phoenix Society's mission has been to encourage and assist British Columbians in achieving personal, family, and community health that is free from substance misuse.
Located in Surrey, BC and serving the Greater Vancouver and Fraser regions, we promote health and wellness in the community by creating inclusive learning spaces where participants uncover their strengths and realistically appraise their challenges. We then move to action planning, offering the support that's needed in order to advance the fulfillment of life goals. As a result, some 82% of our participants finished the addiction services program, without returning to substance misuse.
We contribute much of our success to our dedicated and hard-working staff. Our close-knit organization values providing a healthy life/work balance, with numerous events for staff throughout the year and a compassionate leadership team, we ensure that The Phoenix Society is a place where you will value coming to work every day!
About the Opportunity
Currently, we are looking for a Masters Level Addiction Counsellor to join The Phoenix Society's team in Surrey, BC.
In this pivotal role, you will be required to work in an integrated addiction services facility for adult men and women aged 19 years of age and older. This full-time position works in collaboration with all counsellors and may require a moderate level of physical fitness to effectively carry out direct program activities.
In order to qualify for this role, you must have a Masters Degree in Social Work or Counselling and registration with a regulatory body combined with 3 years of relevant work experience. Please note, an acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience may also be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in addiction and/or social services.
If relevant, a minimum of 3 years of sobriety is required.
About the Benefits
In exchange for all your hard work and dedication, you will receive a highly competitive salary of $30 to $34.76 dependent on skills and experience.
Additionally, you can look forward to the following benefits:
-Full medical and health benefits, including dental
-Long term disability
-Employer matched retirement plan after one year of employment
-2 weeks vacation in the first year
We value the happiness of our team and host numerous social events, in conjunction with the community, over the year including seasonal summer BBQ's and Christmas parties, charity fundraisers, and lunches.
This is a unique opportunity to join the team of a thriving and growing company, at an exciting time. Furthermore, you will enjoy being part of a working environment that promotes personal and professional growth in an atmosphere of trust, respect, and collaboration.
If you think you have what it takes to make a change within our organization, please apply today!