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Social Worker (Masters), Primary Care Network

Job Information
Author pmnationtalk
Date March 21, 2020
Type Part Time
Company Interior Health Authority
Salary $34.26 - $42.73 - Per Hour
Location Nakusp, BC
Category Social Services
Client Interior Health Authority
Contact Information
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Social Worker (Masters), Primary Care Network

Competition #: 01373340
Employee Type: PERMANENT PART TIME (0.40 FTE)
Bargaining Unit: BCGEU
Facility: SADDLE MTN MEDICAL CLINIC
Department: NKC PRIMARY CARE SW – SMMC
Reports To: MANAGER OR DESIGNATE
Hourly Wage: $34.26 – $42.73
Close Date: APRIL 30, 2020*
Comments: This is for the Primary Care Network. The position works primarily out of a physician office. Days & hours are subject to change.

 

Position Summary
Nakusp has an exciting Permanent Part Time opportunity (15 hours per week) Master’s Level Social Worker to join their team, apply today!

This position is part of the Primary Care Network where staff will work out of patient medical homes, private physician offices, or at Interior Health primary care sites as part of providing team based care.
The Social Worker provides comprehensive therapeutic clinical counselling services to patients and families in the assigned clinical specialty area. Other responsibilities include:
• Conducts comprehensive social work and psycho-social assessments of patients and families using a variety of modalities and in accordance with professional standards and clinical policies and practices and educates and provides consultation to patient, families and healthcare professionals.
• Provides leadership to the interdisciplinary team in care planning for the effective utilization of patient resources and participates as a member of local committees and planning bodies to identify areas for improved efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery to enhance patient care services and reduce gaps in the community.
• Develops, coordinates and delivers in-services, presentations, psycho-educational and support groups and initiates, develops and carries out research activities in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team.

Shifts are scheduled on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 08:30 to 16:30

Excellent benefits! Opportunity to maximize your skills! An organization where you have room to grow in a place where life outside of work is just as important to us as it is to you. Apply today!

Nakusp
The Arrow Lakes, established over 100 years ago, have plenty to offer to all residents, from breathtaking scenery and relaxing hot springs, to fabulous golf, plentiful fishing, great hiking trails and many other activities. Nakusp is known for its year-round amenities and warm and friendly community. It is a vibrant business community and offers all the amenities only minutes away.

Qualifications
Education, Training and Experience:
• Masters Degree of Social Work from an accredited school of Social Work.
• One year’s recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current full registration with the British Columbia College of Social Workers.
• Current valid BC Driver’s License.

**Please Note**
• We invite applicants to self-identify as First Nation, Métis or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.
• 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 the application process, job readiness, interview readiness or tips for resume and cover letter writing, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor.

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

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