Social Worker I

  • Company:
    Fraser Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Social Care

Are you someone who has a real passion for serving others? Are you a registered Social Worker looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? If you’ve answered yes then we want you to keep reading.

Fraser Health is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity in the workplace. We are located in Metro Vancouver and the Fraser Valley, one of the most livable regions in the world, and one of Canada’s largest and fastest growing health authorities. With over 1.8 million people, we serve 1/3 of BC’s entire population and have 33,000 dedicated professionals in our 12 hospitals and other facilities that expand from Burnaby to Hope.

We currently have an exciting Temp Full Time opportunity for you to bring your excellent work ethic as a dedicated Social Worker at Langley Memorial Hospital located in Langley, British Columbia.

Build on your education & career experience as you:

    •Conduct social work assessments in order to identify the patient’s and family’s coping abilities and anticipated needs upon discharge. •Provide clinical counseling services to patients and families regarding identified problems, personal concerns and treatment objectives. •Consult and collaborate with the interdisciplinary teams regarding patient care issues, resources and the discharge planning process. •Provide in-service education to staff through various tools such as presentations and workshops. •Participate in department or program-sponsored research through various methods such as literature searches, administering surveys and analyzing data as required. •Participate in program and community resource development activities by working with community service agencies and the hospital in order to respond to identified gaps in service and recognized patient needs.

To join our team you have:

    •Bachelor’s degree in Social Work from an approved school of Social Work. •One (1) year recent related clinical social work experience in an healthcare setting. •Current registration with the BC College of Social Workers.

If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:

    •A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields. •Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization. •Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.

Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation.

Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

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