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 opportunity for you to bring your skills and knowledge to our community as a dedicated Case Assistant with our Acquired Brain Injury Services team in Coquitlam, British Columbia. If you're someone who is looking for a rewarding challenge, then this might be the perfect opportunity for you.Build on your education and career experience as you:
Provide case management assistance to a trans-disciplinary team who service complex clients and adults with acquired brain injuries. As a case assistant in acquired brain injury services, you will:
•Coordinates contract, financial, and administrative aspects of client services and case management under the direction of managers and clinical staff. •Support clients accessing services or managing urgent issues in the absence of the case manager •Review files to obtain historical information and reviews materials such as policy and procedures to assist with various case management issues. •Research community resources and identify information that will be of assistance in the development and implementation of client services and case management plans. •Complete initial intake forms for new referrals to the program, as required. •Complete community based client assessments and assist and/or transport clients to community services. •Escort clients/families to view potential residential placements. •Assist in the planning of admissions, discharges, and transfers of clients to residential care placements. •Advocate on behalf of clients and families to access system information and resources; promotes client's right to autonomy, dignity and privacy. Are you motivated to join the team? We will be looking for you to have the following:
•Completion of Grade 12, Social Services Worker Diploma
•Two years' recent experience in working with children and adults with physical and/or cognitive disabilities.
•A valid BC Driver's License and access to personal vehicle for business related purposes is also required.
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 professionals 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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