Port Townsend, WA, USA
$26.42 - $41.23 DOE + 15%
15% Hourly Wage Increase in Lieu of Benefits
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Medical Social Worker - TEMPORARY
Home Health and Hospice
Jefferson Healthcare, Port Townsend, WA
Jefferson Healthcare in Port Townsend, WA is hiring a Temporary Medical Social Worker for our Home Health and Hospice team to start as soon as possible with end of assignment currently TBD. Our HHH team is tight-knit and growing quickly! We look forward to meeting you! Please apply with a current cover letter and resume at jeffersonhealthcare.org/careers to be considered.
*Please note we offer a 15% hourly wage increase in lieu of benefits for temporary positions.
Medical Social Worker Job Overview
Provides short-term services to assist patients and families/significant others cope with personal, financial, psychosocial and environmental problems associated with the patient's medical and/or psychiatric diagnosis and/or changes in their medical condition. Knowledge and experience in working with specific patient populations that may include but are not limited to: children, frail elderly, vulnerable adults, victims of interpersonal violence and sexual assault, uninsured and financially marginalized patients, drug addicted infants and mothers, patients impacted by mental illness or chemical dependency.
Education and Experience
Washington State Licensed Independent Social Worker, Registered Counselor or Agency Affiliated Counselor is required. Also required: 2 years recent MSW experience in health care setting. Supervision for licensure is available for qualifying employees.
Masters in Social Work required, LICSW preferred
Minimum two years' MSW experience in healthcare setting, clinical social work in similar setting or case management role preferred. Medical social work experience preferred.
Previous leadership experience preferred
May require valid Washington state driver's license
FTE: Temporary Position starting in April, 40 hours/week.
Shifts: 8-hour shifts. Day Shifts.
Days: Most likely Monday through Friday
Positions available: 1
If you are looking to work with an exceptional team of professionals, we encourage you to consider Jefferson Healthcare. Work where your talent is truly appreciated.