Social Worker ID: 58516

Deadline Date: 2019/03/26

Location: Terrace Bay

 

Posting Date:
2019/03/08
City:
 Terrace Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Address:
 
Start Date:
 
Identifier:
 newJobs
Type:
 Full-Time
Hours:
 37.5+/week
Wage:
 
Number of positions:
 1
Days of work:
 
Occupation:
 Social Science, Education, Government Service and Religion
Duties:
 -Provide assessment and treatment for patients referred by their health care provider or self-referred
-Provide social work intervention as part of an interdisciplinary team and support programs accross the Family Health Team, such as memory clinic or chronic disease programs
-Assist patients and their families in navigating the health care and/or social service system, which may include case management responsiblities
-Provide groups and/or educational sessions in response to specific needs identified by the Family Health Team
-Participate in health promotion activities such as walking groups and health fairs
-Maintain clear, concise, and accurate documention including use of electonic medical records
-Actively participate in ongoing program evaluation and quality improvement
-Provide education to staff and community about mental health and mental illness
-Participate in commitee work within the NSFHT and with partnering agencies when needed
-Advocate on behalf of a client or group of clients as needed
-37.5 hours/week with the availability to work two evenings a week till 7:00pm for clinic and then as needed for groups and educational sessions
Qualifications:
Education and Professional Memberships:
-Master's of Social Work; BSW with experience will be considered
-Current registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
-Must be in good standing with regulatory body
-Valid professional liability insurance (we can guide you in the process if you currently do not have liability insurance)

Skills/ Abilities/ Knowledge/ Experience:
-Experience in a community based or clinical health service setting
-Excellent clinical skills and experience with assessment, treatment and management of mental health problems commonly seen in primary care
-Experience facilitating group programs
-Case management/ System navigation skills and a willingness to research community resources
-Ability to function effectively and efficiently both independantly and as a member of a team
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Excellent organization and time management skills
-Knowledge of electronic medical records (EMR) an asset
Misc.:
 
Closing Date/Apply by:
 2019/03/26
How To Apply:
  Interested, qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter to Mary Lynn Dingwell, Administrator North Shore Family Health Team, at: marylynn.dingwell.nsfht@hotmail.com

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Mary Lynn Dingwell
Position Title:
 Social Worker
Company Name:
 North Shore Family Health Team
Address:
 P.O. Box 819, 20B Cartier Road Terrace Bay, ON
City:
 Terrace Bay
Province:
 Ontario
Postal Code:
 P0T2W0
Phone:
 
E-mail:
 marylynn.dingwell.nsfht@hotmail.com
Web Address:
 http://www.northshorefamilyhealthteam.ca/wp-conten
 

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