Hiring Mental health worker | $23.63 hourly

March 19, 2024

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Job Description

Canadian Mental Health Association, Brant-Haldimand-Norfolk Branch based in Brantford, ON is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Mental health worker. Canadian Mental Health Association, Brant-Haldimand-Norfolk Branch is a regional branch of the national organization dedicated to promoting mental health and providing support for individuals dealing with mental health challenges. The candidates selected for the vacancy will be required to start the work as soon as possible.

Job Description:

Employer Name: Canadian Mental Health Association, Brant-Haldimand-Norfolk Branch
Position: Mental health worker
No of Vacancies: 1
Salary: $23.63 hourly for 36 to 48 hours per week
Employment Type: Permanent employment Full time
Location: 44 King St. Brantford, ON N3T 3C7
Shifts: Day, Evening, Night, Weekend, Shift, Early Morning, Morning
Transportation information: Own transportation, own vehicle, valid driver’s license, and travel expenses paid by employer
Work setting: Group home, mental health institution, facility, or clinic, social service or charity agency, and community service organization


Languages: Candidates must have knowledge of the English Language
Education: Candidates need standard educational qualifications such as College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
Experience: Candidates don’t need experience although having experience is an asset
Area of specialization: Persons with mental health disabilities
Computer and technology knowledge: Electronic mail and MS Office 
Credentials: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Mental health first aid Certificate, Non-violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) Certificate, First Aid Certificate, and CPR Certificate
Security and safety: Criminal record check and driving record check (abstract)

Physical Requirements:

  • The candidates should have experience in personal and social adjustment and health, specifically in addressing substance abuse, gambling, and behavior disorders
  • The candidates should have expertise in addressing socio-economic needs or conditions, including housing, nutrition, unemployment, and financial assistance
  • The candidates should possess attention to detail

Other Requirements:

  • The candidates should be dedicated to client focus, possess efficient interpersonal skills, and have excellent oral and written communication skills
  • The candidates should exhibit flexibility in their approach, exercise good judgment, and be team players
  • The candidates should perform tasks with accuracy, demonstrate interpersonal awareness, and uphold values and ethics

Candidate Status:

  • Candidate must be a Canadian Citizen or temporary or permanent resident of Canada
  • Candidate must have legal authorization (Work Permit) to work in Canada
  • If Candidates are unable to fulfill above mentioned requirements, don’t apply for the position


  • The candidates should be able to obtain information, perform administrative and office activities, and prepare reports or case histories
  • The candidates should be able to assess clients’ needs, implement life skills workshops, and appraise eligibility for specific services
  • The candidates should be able to perform housekeeping activities, provide suicide and crisis intervention, and resolve conflict situations
  • The candidates should be able to supervise activities of clients in group homes, halfway houses, and maintain program statistics for evaluation
  • The candidates should be able to liaise with other social services agencies, health care providers, and accompany clients to appointments and social outings


  • The candidates will get dental plan, health care plan, vision care benefits, financial benefits as per collective agreement, group insurance benefits, long-term care insurance, pension plan, Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), free parking available, and paid time off (volunteering or personal days)

How to apply:

If the position is fit for you and the basic requirements are fulfilled then you can now apply directly to the employer (along with your resume, job reference number, cover letter, and references attesting experience) through the below-mentioned details

By email

By mail
44 King St. suite 203
Brantford, ON
N3T 3C7

In person
44 King St. suite 203
Brantford, ON
N3T 3C7
Between 08:30 a.m. and 04:30 p.m

By fax




We thank all the applicants for showing their interest and trust in us, however, only the most eligible candidates will be selected and conducted for further procedure directly from employers, in between no charges/fees or original documents will be asked from any applicant. All the best!

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