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Specialized Support Counsellor
Title:Specialized Support Counsellor
Department:Client Services

About you

You are passionate about helping people and are driven to be ‘the difference’ for everyone that you interact with. You have excellent communication skills and can easily build a connection with everyone you interact with. You remain calm and focused when the pressure is on, and are open and positive about change. You love being busy, and thrive in a fast-paced environment where you get to support individuals with varying needs each and every day.


The role

As a Specialized Support Counsellor, you will offer single session and multi session counselling to individuals by phone, video or through chat counselling. Working with diverse populations, you will be supporting a broad range of clinical issues including parenting, relationships, workplace stress, emotional wellbeing, and individual crisis.

You will use your expertise, knowledge and skills to conduct a brief assessment and problem formulation, and subsequently identify a specific outcome to focus on. Where clients require additional support you will suggest resources and referral options from our wide range of services. Working within a team of highly trained professionals, you play a key role in supporting individuals who are in need of counselling support in a 24/7 environment.

In a nutshell

We love what we do, and are looking for incredible individuals to join our growing LifeWorks team. If you are passionate about helping people, are looking for a challenging role and are flexible to work evenings and weekends, this may be the role for you.

Qualifications / Experience

To be considered for this role you must have a Master degree in Counselling, Psychology, Social Work (or equivalent). You must have a minimum of 3 years post graduate experience and be registered with a Professional College and/or Counselling Association.

Fluency in both written and spoken English and French is preferred.

About LifeWorks

LifeWorks – Feel Loved!

LifeWorks in an industry-first mobile Employee Engagement Platform (EEP) with integrated wellness that puts the employee at the heart of their respective organizations by delivering an action-oriented solution with functionality to addess the market need for:

Employee Assistance Programs

Social Recognition

Exclusive Perks and Discounts

Private Social Network

Employee and Corporate Wellness

Employee Engagement Analytics


Team members at LifeWorks work in an environment that inspires innovation, collaboration, and most important, great execution! People here bring more than just a great resume. They bring energy, passion, and a relentless commitment to excellence. At LifeWorks you’re part of something special. We’re always on the lookout for heroes that can bring an adrenaline rush and unique edge that sets them apart.


Come join our team! Send us a resume, video clip, whatever you iike that will help us get to know you. And check us out at


LifeWorks is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of LifeWorks not to discriminate in hiring and employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or any other protected class in accordance with all applicable federal, state, country and local laws.

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