Social Worker (LSW)

  • MaineHealth
  • Brunswick, ME 04011, USA
  • Sep 23, 2022
Counseling Therapy

Job Description

Summary

~ Per Diem/As Needed Position/Day Shift or Weekend Availability ~

Position Summary

Mid Coast Senior Health Center has an immediate need for a per diem Social Worker (LSW) to join our care team. The Social Worker for works as part of the interdisciplinary team to provide individuals, families, and care givers with the psychosocial support needed to cope with chronic, acute, or terminal illnesses. Services include advising patients and family care givers of community resources and supports, helping to guide individuals through the process as needed.  The social worker will provide education where appropriate, empowering patients to share in the decision making process when determining their options for treatment and/or need to access services appropriate to meet their individual health needs. The Social Worker may also provide care and case management or interventions designed to promote health, prevent disease and address barriers in access to healthcare. 

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

    1. Education: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work.
    2. License/Certifications: Current Maine licensure as a LSW.
    3. Experience: Office setting experience.

Mid Coast–Parkview Health: A Family of Services for a Lifetime of Caring. Over the past two decades, Mid Coast–Parkview Health has grown into a dynamic family of service providers, addressing a full continuum of community needs. We have invested in one of the region’s most modern hospitals, as well as in a diverse medical group, home health care services and a continuum of senior services. Mid Coast–Parkview Health is a clinical affiliate of MaineHealth, a regional not-for-profit family of leading high-quality providers and other healthcare organizations working together so our communities are the healthiest in America. 

Additional Information 

MaineHealth was ranked one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, “Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America.”  MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at mainehealth.org

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.