Are you someone who enjoys promoting effective coping and adaptation methods? Would you like to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? Do you have the ability to conduct social and psychosocial assessments? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue 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 opportunity for a Clinical Social Worker to join Ridge Meadows Hospita
l located in Maple Ridge, BC.
Maple Ridge is a perfect balance of urban sophistication and country splendour. It is a community experiencing dynamic progress. The new Golden Ears and Pitt River Bridges puts Maple Ridge in the heart of regional transportation corridors.
Build on your education and experience as you:
•Promote client/family autonomy by ensuring their participation in planning and decision-making and the development of problem solving abilities. •Identify and engage with eligible clients utilizing a variety of social work high risk screening and case-finding techniques. •Provide therapeutic counseling services to clients and families experiencing multiple circumstances relating to their illness. •Acts as a resource for clients and their families by providing information regarding community resources and access to these resources, facilitating referrals where appropriate, and facilitating the development of community resources by identifying services needed to support the health of families. •Participates in quality improvement activities by providing input into the development, implementation and evaluation of program goals, objectives, policies and procedures.
To join the organization we require you to have:
•Bachelor's degree in Social Work •Two (2) years recent related experience •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. •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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