Posted Date:26-Jun-2018 (PST)Closing Date:25-Jul-2018 (PST)
Department:ClinicalLocation:Diamond Springs, CA, USA
Pay Rate:CompetitivePay Type:Hourly
Employment Type:Part Time

Medical Social Worker - Per Diem - El Dorado County

Meaningful work, Competitive Pay, Cooperative Team

Attention Social Workers!! Here is your chance to join an organization that's as committed to quality care as you are. Snowline Hospice has provided compassionate end-of-life care that exceeds National and State standards for over 35 years. Due to growth, we are seeking a per diem Medical Social Worker to join our team! This position is will visit our patients located mostly throughout El Dorado County along the Hwy. 50 corridor and occassionally in Sacramento County. Per diem staff members are required to work a minimum of two weekends per month.  Any availability beyond the minimum requirement is always a plus!

Job Responsibilities
The Medical Social Worker assesses emotional factors related to terminal illness. The MSW counsels patients and families and caregivers regarding issues of death, dying, and anticipatory grief. The MSW provides financial and community resource referrals. As a member of the interdisciplinary team, the MSW assists the team in recognizing and understanding the social/mental stress and/or disorder that magnifies the symptoms related to the terminal illness.

Job Requirements
• Masters of Social Work Degree from a graduate school of social work accredited by the Council of Social Work Education. Preferably a Licensed Clinical Social Worker
• A demonstrated ability in casework and counseling, including one (1) year of clinical work experience, preferably in either a healthcare setting or hospice
• Excellent observation, verbal and written communication skills
• Excellent counseling skills
• Demonstrated skills in assisting individuals and families in problem solving and utilizing community resources
• Demonstrated ability to efficiently operate a computer, electronic medical record (EMR) experience preferred
• Valid California Driver's License, automobile insured in accordance with the state minimum requirements

Snowline offers competitive hourly pay and a supportive team environment.  We are a compassionate, mission driven team of professionals who truly make a difference in people's lives.  Visit our website at www.snowlinehospice.org to learn more!  APPLY TODAY! 

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