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Social Worker (BSW)

Abbotsford, BC
2 days ago

We aim to create an environment where you enjoy the work you do, the place where you work, and the people around you. From the financial advisor handling our health care resources, to the IT professional enabling life-saving data, to the nurse and physician on the front line of patient care, everyone plays a role in the care continuum. Together, we build phenomenal workplaces.

Fraser Health is seeking a Social Worker to manage a client caseload working on the Patient Access and Community Transition Team (PACT). Have you always wanted to give back to the community? Have you found pleasure in helping others and improving the world around us all?

You are responsible, reliable, and accountable. You remain professional even with the most difficult or challenging situations. Your real passion for helping others shows through in many ways and you will work closely with people who need the help with daily living and with a range of other life issues that need professional assistance.

This position is located at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre a 300-bed health care facility in the City of Abbotsford, British Columbia. As a regional hospital in Fraser Health's integrated network of care we deliver primary, secondary, and some tertiary services and offers inpatient services supported by community services. We currently provide service to a population of 330,000 residents and growing of the eastern Fraser Valley.

Build on your education & career experience as you:
    •Conducts psychosocial/emotional assessments. •Provide basic therapeutic clinical counselling services and interventions to clients. •Educates clients and healthcare professionals on issues related to Social Work practice and area of clinical speciality; provides information in such areas as: high risk factors, recovery and current community practice. •Maintains client records and documenting assessment, charting client information, preparing progress notes and reports. •Working with the interdisciplinary team and participating in team meetings focused on care planning and discharge planning. •Consult with patients and families and help them understand medical recommendations. •Provide intervention and discharge plans. •Communicates with community health and social agencies including government Ministries, Home health personnel and family physicians. •Promote the development of community resources and programs to meet patient and family needs.

To join this team, you have:
    •Bachelor's degree in Social Work •One years's recent, related experience. •Registration with the BC College of Social Workers

Valued Benefits:

A career at Fraser Health will offer you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are eminent in their respective fields. We offer a competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.

Come join our team to provide quality care to our patients and clients. We invite you to apply today and find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health to their friends and family as an outstanding place to work. We value diversity in the work force and aim to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.