Are you passionate about helping others? Do you want to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? If you 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 you to bring your excellent work ethic as a dedicated Social Worker
at Eagle Ridge Hospital located in Maple Ride, BC.
Build on your education & experience as you:
•Provide therapeutic counselling services to designated patients experiencing complicated circumstances relating to the patient's illness or the dying process. •Conduct social and psychosocial assessment of patients and families and interprets the information using a variety of tools in accordance with professional standards and clinical practice. •As a member of the multidisciplinary team, provides information regarding patient's psychosocial situation and participates in developing a comprehensive plan of care with/for the patient; collaborates and consults with other community professionals, as needed. •Participate in quality improvement activities by providing input into the development, implementation and evaluation of program goals, objectives, policies and procedures. •Promote patent/family autonomy by ensuring their participation in the planning, decision making and the development of problem solving abilities.
To join the organization we require you to have:
•Master's Degree in Social Work from an approved School of Social Work. •One (1) year recent related clinical experience working in an acute care and/or hospice palliative care setting or an equivalent combination of training and experience. •Current full 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. •Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage. •An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.r 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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