Canadian Centre for Men and Families - Psychologist/Member of Board of Directors
Organization: Canadian Centre for Men and Families - Ottawa
Commitment: Long term 6 months to a year
Language Preference: English
Number of Positions Available: 1
Location: Ottawa - Central
Deadline: Feb 28, 2018
DescriptionPsychologist/Member of Board of Directors
The Canadian Centre for Men and Families (CCMF) is a hub for the health and well-being of boys, men, fathers and families newly founded in Ottawa. The Centre is an open, inclusive and safe space, providing peer support, a legal clinic, fathering programs, mentorship and other services for men and families. We provide services, research, advocacy, outreach and public education on all aspects of men’s issues.
We are looking for a psychologist to join our board of directors to provide knowledge and insight in relation to men’s health and well-being, and to provide supervision for the Canadian Centre for Men and Families Counselling and Therapy Program.
This opportunity is best suited for an individual who has a passion for helping those in need and providing services for men and families to help build stronger communities and healthy families.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Provide supervision for up to 3 counsellors, social workers and psychotherapists during counseling and therapy sessions.
Contribute to monthly board meetings to assist in establishing and maintaining the direction of the Centre.
Be a positive representative of the CCMF in the Ottawa community.
Qualifications and Skills:
This opportunity is best suited for a Psychologist with experience in men’s issues including; relationship problems, stress and anger, parenting and family issues.
If you are a psychologist and are interested in joining our Board of Directors please email firstname.lastname@example.org and submit a brief bio indicating the following; name, email address, phone number, academic history, work experience and previous involvement with non-profits/social services.
Relevant applicants will be invited to be interviewed by current board members and the Centre’s Executive Director.
Good for people interested in: Mediation and Facilitation; Counselling; Mentoring
You will be working with: Aboriginals (First Nation, Metis, Inuit); Visible Minorities or New Canadians; Disadvantaged; LGBTTQ; Men; People with disabilities or medical conditions; Youth (16-18 years); Youth (11-15 years); Children (0-10 years); Seniors; Youth (19-24 years); Homeless
How will this volunteer opportunity benefit you?
The individual selected will get to work along side amazing people who are all working to better the lives of men and their families in the Ottawa area.
Organization category: Social services
Time it will take to contact applicants - 1-6 days
This position would be great for - None of the above
Public transportation available: Yes