Job Title: Social Worker – GBV/PHH
Supervisor: Tanyia Montie
Hours: 40 per week
Shift: Days/Other Shifts/PRN/On-Call
Provides a comprehensive social service/advocacy program for assigned patients and/or family members as required or requested. Serves as HospiceCare liaison within the social service network all counties served by HospiceCare for Lewisburg Office and Peyton Hospice House. Serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Participates in on- call. Performs other related duties as required.
Graduate of an accredited school of social work required. BSW required, M.S.W. preferred. Current unrestricted West Virginia licensure as a social worker required. One year of social work experience required. Experience in home health/hospice and grief counseling preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license and auto insurance.
Physical Demands / Work Environment:
Visual & hearing acuity sufficient to note changes in non-verbal communication, communicate with patients & family members, respond to emergency alarms, and answer telephone. Must be able to deal effectively with stress, patients and their families, multiple tasks, noise, interruptions, and emotional loss, and to work cooperatively with other members of the interdisciplinary team while maintaining a pleasant and professional demeanor.
If you are interested in applying for this opening, either:
1 – Fill out the online application below with resume and/or cover letter and submit OR
2 – You can print out our application by clicking here, fill it out, and mail to: HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd W., Charleston, WV 25387