Team Leader, Mental Health & Substance Use

Position Summary

Who Are We Looking For?

An exciting Permanent Full Time opportunity is now available for a Team Leader, Mental Health & Substance Use at Boundary Health Center in Grand Forks. We are seeking an experienced mental health professional with experience in a leadership capacity to join our team. Shifts of work are Monday to Friday, 08:30 to 16:30.

What Will You Work On?

In collaboration with the Program Manager, the Team Leader is also responsible for the planning, implementation, coordination, and evaluation of clinical practice to ensure quality client care outcomes. Coordinates the day-to-day operation of the program and supervises staff by ensuring appropriate levels of staffing are maintained, evaluates staff performance by writing, signing and conducting performance appraisals, provides consultation and supervision to clinical staff, assists in the development, implementation, and evaluation of educational programs for clients and their families as directed by the Program Manager, provides clinical expertise and ongoing in service education to the staff in acquiring and maintaining clinical competence, and provides clinical expertise and ongoing in service education to the staff in acquiring and maintaining clinical competence.

How Will You Make an Impact?

The Team Leader, Mental Health & Substance Use provides line leadership, supervision, clinical support, service delivery level problem solving to multidisciplinary Mental Health & Substance Use teams, and direct client care as required. The Team Leader works to deliver high quality, client focused programs across the continuum of community services and provides liaison to local agencies and other service providers.

How Will We Help You Grow?

An abundance of opportunity! Grow your career with Interior Health and take advantage of the work life balance that living in the Interior of British Columbia provides! Eligible employees receive a comprehensive extended health and dental benefits, minimum 4 weeks paid vacation to start (for full time), Group Life Insurance, Municipal Pension Plan, and much more! We strive to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. Everyone plays a role in the care continuum.


A Master’s Degree (from an accredited educational institution) in a social or behavioral science field relevant to the position. Four years recent related experience including experience in individual, family and group modalities of practice in the clinical specialty of the assigned area, and one year recent experience in a leadership capacity, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Current valid BC driver’s license.


This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

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Grand Forks



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$41.40 - $51.70

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