PRN Hospice Social Worker in 1936 West Point Pike, West Point, PA 19446 at Acts Hospice

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Join our team at Acts Retirement-Life Communities!

Acts believes strongly in providing our employees with great benefits, such as professional development programs, university partnerships, employee discounts, employee appreciation events, wellness initiatives, and much more!

Flexible scheduling, competitive wages, & mileage reimbursement!  24/7 On-call support staff available.

Acts Hospice is currently seeking qualified candidates for our Hospice Social Worker position.

The Hospice Social Worker develops, provides, documents and evaluates individualized social work assessment, counseling, and casework services to hospice participants and families as directed by the plan of care.  The Social Worker counsels hospice participants and families on issues related to self-determined life closure, safe and comfortable dying, and effective grieving, in collaboration with the Interdisciplinary Team (IDT).  On-call responsibilities are required.


Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will meet the following requirements:

  • Completion of a graduate degree in social work with licensure in the state of Pennsylvania
  • Demonstrated competence in assessment, counseling, advocacy, resource management, and developmental and cultural diversity related to the end of life is necessary
  • Minimum of two years experience in hospice or a transferable, clinical venue of social work practice such as oncology, geriatrics, or community health, is required
  • On the job hospice training is required to learn hospice computer programs and agency policy and procedures

At Acts, you can build a challenging and rewarding career with competitive benefits, and a full range of opportunities for professional growth.

Apply Today!

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