||Our Hancock County locationhas a great position for a medical social worker wanting to make a positive difference in someone's life! You would be responsible for functioning as a member of an inter-disciplinary team and providing services that are necessary to resolve social and emotional problems that are or are expected to be an impediment to the effective treatment of thepatient's medical condition or rate of recovery. Utilizing the latest information technologies and telecommunication systems, Northern Light HealthHome Care and Hospiceprovides you with a variety of social work experiences, ranging from caring forpatients with medical/surgical needs as well as caring forpatients with hospice and palliative care needs. In addition you would play an integral role in collaborating with other members of thepatient care team.
Master's degree in social work from a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education
One year of clinical experience as a Social Worker in a healthcare setting
Current ME license to practice as a licensed master social worker, a licensed master social worker-conditionalor licensed clinical social worker
Current BLS for Healthcare Providers
Computer competency and evidence of effective communication skills, using verbal, written and telephonic means; ability to make decisions regarding priority of work, strong interpersonal skills, and ability to understand specific instructions Agency required auto liability insurance.
Ability to travel in assigned service area.Come work for an organization that provides clinically excellent, compassionate home based and community care to families in New England. Since 1921, we've been helping families and their loved ones receive care and comfort in their community. We are committed to hiring and retaining staff who want to deliver quality care and make a difference in people's lives. We offer rich benefits and a family friendly working environment. We look forward to hearing from you!
Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.