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Social Worker

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date September 8, 2019
Type Part Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Salary $30.75 - $38.33 - Per Hour
Location Penticton, BC
Category Medical / Health
Client Interior Health Authority
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Social Worker

Competition #: 01296612
Employee Type: RELIEF PART TIME (0.70 FTE)
Bargaining Unit: HSA
Hourly Wage: $30.75 – $38.33
Close Date: SEPTEMBER 19, 2019*


Position Summary
We are seeking a relief part time Social worker to join our team. If your passion is for healthcare practice and you would like to grow your skills at Penticton Regional Hospital, apply today!

Social Workers provide comprehensive assessment, care planning and treatment coordination for designated clients and their families. Working collaboratively with other health care providers and the multidisciplinary team, Social Workers provide direct psychosocial care, counselling and group work, system navigation and advocacy, education and linkage to relevant specialized complex care resources while facilitating client self-management.

Days Of Work are every Thursday and Friday, every other Saturday/Sunday/Monday. Hours are 08:20 to 15:57. This is a temporary position until return of incumbent.

Typical Duties and Responsibilities:
• Provides direct social work services and care coordination to individuals, families and groups.
• Provides a social work perspective to team practices; participates in planning and program development activities; and provides operational, policy and ethical practice recommendations through reporting, consultation and collection of information on specific client groups and/or clinical areas.
• Maintains client records.
• As required, takes leadership or co-leadership role in client/family or Collaborative Care Plan conferences.
• Acts as a resource person to the multidisciplinary/program teams and other health professionals in the hospital, community, and health service area.
• Maintains basic knowledge of developments in the Social Work profession and sets measurable goals and objectives within a team or individual environment.

Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited university.
Two years recent related experience in a healthcare setting working with medically complex clients with concurrent disorders, or a combination of education, training and experience.
Current full registration with the British Columbia College of Social Workers.
Current valid BC driver’s license.

* All postings with a closing date specified close at 11:59 pm PT

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