Working collaboratively as part of a multidisciplinary team at Southeast Home Care, the Social Worker Case Manager is involved in the case management of clients, including ongoing assessment, determination of unmet need, and care planning in consultation with clients to achieve client goals utilizing appropriate internal and external resources. Case Managers work within a Competency Framework that includes personal and professional accountability, systems thinking, creative thinking, communicating and building relationships. In addition, the Social Worker Case Manager is responsible for the provision of social work services to clients and families including psychosocial assessment, crisis intervention, education, advocacy, resource finding, consultation, and making appropriate referrals to members of the multidisciplinary team.
As a Social Worker II, you will be a member of an inter-disciplinary team and provides a range of social work services to patients and their families. Your services may include: psychosocial assessment, resource-based interventions, individual, group and family treatment, risk screening, counselling, case management and coordination, transition or discharge planning, and prevention, promotion and public awareness activities.
Classification: Social Worker II
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: P124 SE LTC Social Work
Primary Location: St. Marguerites Health Srvcs B
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
Posting End Date: 10-JUL-2020
Temporary Employee Class: Temp P/T Benefits
Date Available: 03-AUG-2020
Temporary End Date: 18-JUN-2021
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 12
Shifts per cycle: 51
Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $36.96
Maximum Salary: $49.15
Vehicle Requirement: Driver's License, Vehicle Required
Completion of bachelor's degree in Social Work. Active or eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Social Workers (ACSW).
Additional Required Qualifications:
Basic Cardiac Life Support- Healthcare Provider (BCLS-HCP). A reliable vehicle and a valid driver’s license are required. Proven communication and assessment skills to work cooperatively and effectively with the healthcare team members, clients, and their families in a fast paced environment. Strong professional judgment, initiative, and effective time management skills are necessary. Ability to work in different environments within the community (single family homes, lodges, walk up apartments, etc.) as well as lift and carry professional bags/equipment weighing up to approximately 25-30 lbs.
Experience in a community care setting and/or Home Care is preferred. Knowledge of Meditech is an asset. Case management experience is an asset.