Social Worker

Manager of Psychosocial Services

Type of position: Leadership, Management (Clinical), Social Worker

Date Posted: Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Hospice Program: Haven Hospice

Location: Gainesville, Florida

Description:

Being a Manager of Psychosocial Services at Haven Hospice is Not Just a Job – It is a Calling

At Haven Hospice, our staff members honor life by providing comfort, care and compassion to those we serve. Be the difference in the lives of hospice patients and help provide extraordinary services during a time of extraordinary need.

The Manager of Psychosocial Services is responsible for developing, implementing, and managing the organizational standards and service delivery expectations for social work, spiritual care and bereavement programs and services consistent with Haven Hospice policies. The position provides Clinical oversight for Social Workers and Chaplains in conjunction with the respective Patient Care Manager. They are also responsible for oversight and provision of the MSW Development program, LCSW clinical supervision and clinical supervision of interns.

Requirements:

Master’s degree in Social Work with a current and active LCSW required, LCSW supervisory credential preferred.

Experience

  • Demonstrated clinical expertise in the areas of grief and loss; individual, family and group therapy.
  • Minimum of five years related LCSW clinical experience in varied multidisciplinary settings with a minimum of three years LCSW experience supervising others preferably in a hospice setting.
  • Demonstrated skill in program development and management; expertise in written and oral communication as well as presentation skills; management and supervision of staff.
  • Valid Florida driver’s license and insurance required.

 

Apply:

Apply to www.havenhospice.org under the Careers link on our home page.

Social Services Coordinator

Type of position: Social Worker

Date Posted: Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Hospice Program: Avow

Location: Collier County

Description:

PT Weekend Position (S, S 8:30a-5p) and PRN Positions available! The Social Services Coordinator provides direct social services and counseling to patients and families in relation to anxieties and stress precipitated by end-of-life or life-threatening illnesses. $3,000 sign-on bonus available! MSW and valid driver’s license required. LCSW preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish and Hospice experience a plus!

 

 

Avow Hospice has served Collier County, FL since 1983. Our organization is the original and only not for profit hospice in the county. Our Frances Georgeson Hospice House, built with community donations, is the only freestanding hospice inpatient facility in our county. As our community’s resource for grief and loss support, we hold grief and bereavement workshops and support groups. We are proud to be a Joint Commission and AHCA certified Hospice.

 

At Avow Hospice:
We commit ourselves to the highest standards of patient and family care and expect all of our employees to share that commitment.
Our employees embrace their work because it adds meaning to their own lives and offers a perspective on living that you just can’t get anywhere else.

 

Our Vision is fulfilling life’s promises, one person at a time. SM

If you share this Commitment and Vision, then we need you and you need us to start the New Year off right. Come join our team and truly make a difference in someone’s life while doing what you love for a living!

 

Apply:

To apply, go to: https://avowhospice.applicantstack.com/x/openings

Social Services Specialist – Pool

Type of position: Social Worker

Date Posted: Monday, June 9, 2014

Hospice Program: LifePath Hospice, Inc.

Location: Tampa, FL

Description:

As a compassionate non-profit organization since 1983, LifePath Hospice is committed to delivering expert care and heartfelt support to guide the community of West Central Florida during the aging and end-of-life journey. From hospice and palliative care to in-home and community-based services we offer a wide range of support services to our patients and families. Our commitment to our community has created stable growth for our organization and rewarding careers for our team members. Currently, we are seeking an experienced Social Services Specialist. The Social Services Specialist will demonstrate joint responsibility with RN Care Coordinator for pediatric patients, patient transfers (i.e., home-inpatient-home), and coordinating with inpatient staff to assure continuity of care.

 

  • Bachelors degree or above in Social Work (CSWE accredited).
  • One year experience in health care/hospital setting required.
  • Familiarity with and working knowledge of the concepts and practices of death and dying with children and adults.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and effectively handle the emotional stress of the workload.
  • Able to remain calm, professional, trouble shoot and intervene with patient/family crisis situations.
  • Valid driver’s license and automobile insurance per company policy and procedure.
  • Ability to travel to off-site locations.
  • Ability to work unsupervised exercising a high degree of discretion & independent judgment.
  • Ability to physically access any home, hospital, nursing home, and ALF i.e. navigate stairs, narrow stairs, narrow spaces, lack of air conditioning, etc.
  • Ability to work in a team environment and intervene appropriately.

 

At LifePath Hospice, our team members thrive in an environment that fosters teamwork and professional growth. Our location offers the perfect Florida lifestyle to promote the ideal work / life balance. We reward each employees’ talent with a competitive salary and outstanding benefits.

 

Apply:

To learn more about our opportunities and organization, we invite you to apply online at https://re2o.ultipro.com/LIF1002/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*A848995491A03F8A