Social Worker-Home Healthcare and Hospice

  • MaineHealth
  • Saco, ME, USA
  • Jan 06, 2021

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • To provide skilled, cost effective social work care in a competent holistic manner for a designated group of patients, through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of social work care, to empower patients and families to achieve maximum levels of wellness and independence.  This position reports to the Clinical Manager.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: Graduate of a Masters Program in Social Work preferred with LCSW licensure. Graduate of a Bachelors program in Social Work required with LSW licensure.     
      • LCSW certification requires two years of professional level experience; or
        • LCSW certification requires two years of professional level experience and ongoing supervision as required by state requirements.
        • LSW certification requires two years of professional level experience and ongoing supervision as required by state requirements.
      • LMSW certification requires one year of professional level experience.
    • License/Certifications: State of Maine licensure as an LMSW or LCSW. Current, valid driver’s license to operate a motor vehicle, with vehicle available for work covered by liability insurance as specified by agency policy. Current certification in Basic Life Support for Healthcare providers.
    • Experience: See 'Education"