The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is Canada's largest mental health and addiction teaching hospital and a world leading research centre in this field. CAMH combines clinical care, research, education, policy development and health promotion to help transform the lives of people affected by mental illness and addiction. CAMH is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto, and is a Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Collaborating Centre. CAMH was recently awarded a Gold Level Quality Healthcare Workplace Award and recognized as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures. In 2016, CAMH was named one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers. In 2017, CAMH was considered one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for the seventh year in a row.
Our supportive learning environment offers on-site training, workshops and professional development courses. Located in downtown Toronto, we are easily accessible by transit. We offer a balance of work and lifestyle including onsite day care facility, discounts on membership at the University of Toronto Athletic Centre, on-site pool (at the Queen Street location) and gymnasiums.
Opportunities are available for most health care professionals.
Job Number: 815695
Category: Administrative and Clerical Support
Positions Available: 1
Years Experience Required: 6 months
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posted Date: Dec 6, 2017
General Psychiatry and Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Acute Care Program
The Acute Care Program is currently seeking a full-time, permanent Clerk 2 to work on a new General Psychiatry and Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit (GPU2-PICU) scheduled to open in March 2018. This is an exciting and unique professional opportunity! You will help contribute to development of new programming and processes as well as help to shape the team values and charter.
As a member of the inter-professional team, your responsibilities will encompass:
The successful candidate will possess a Secondary School diploma and/or special courses combined with a minimum of six months Admitting and/or Ward Clerk experience. You will possess excellent computer skills with a proficiency in Word processing (Word) spreadsheets (Excel and Access) and database programs. You must possess strong clerical skills, including the ability to maintain accurate records, interpret and apply policies and procedures and provide routine information. Knowledge of medical terminology is an asset. Respect for confidential information and knowledge of privacy legislation is required. You will have demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision in a dynamic environment and possess excellent organization, interpersonal and communication skills. The ability to work with individuals of diverse ethno racial and cultural backgrounds is required. Bilingualism (French/English) or the ability to speak a second language would be considered an asset.
Please note: This full-time, permanent position is part of the OPSEU Bargaining Unit.
Salary range: $20.76 - $25.59
CAMH is a Tobacco-Free Organization
CAMH is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto and is a teaching hospital and research institute. As a CAMH employee you will be expected to actively support CAMH’s teaching and research activities, in addition to supporting the clinical work of the hospital.
As an employment equity employer CAMH actively seeks Aboriginal peoples, visible minorities, women, people with disabilities, (including people with who have experienced mental health and substance use challenges), and additional diverse identities for our workforce.