Hospice Medical Social Worker (Pool)
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Horizon Home Care & Hospice has been Southeastern Wisconsin’s employer and hospice provider of choice for well over 20 years. From our unparalleled on-site Grief Resource Center to the full spectrum of care our inter-disciplinary team provides within our beautiful hospice inpatient unit with all the comfort and modern amenities of home - We bring hospice care to a whole new level.
Our Hospice team is looking for a compassionate, personable Medical Social Worker to provide initial psychosocial evaluations and ongoing psychosocial counseling to our patients and their families.
This rewarding Pool, On-Call opportunity allows you to collaborate with an inter-disciplinary team, work with the patients in the comfort of their own homes, and really make a difference; all while keeping your calendar open during the week for school, work or other obligations.
Qualifications include a required Master's in Social Work and current State of Wisconsin Social Worker licensure. Must have a working knowledge of the principles and practices of social work, awareness of community resources, ability to relate to people of diverse cultural backgrounds, utilization of various treatment modalities, and the ability to work within an integrated team concept. Must have at least two (2) years experience in a clinical setting, preferably hospice-related. Current WI driver’s license, reliable transportation, and proof of current automobile insurance also required.
Be advised that you must be available for 3 consecutive weeks and several additional days of Mon-Fri 1st shift Orientation.
Horizon Home Care and Hospice, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate in employment and ensures equal employment opportunity for all persons regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran. To achieve our goal of equal opportunity, we maintain an affirmative action program through which we take good faith efforts to recruit, hire and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, persons with disabilities, Vietnam era veterans, and other protected veterans.
Job Status: Contract/Temporary
Job Reference #: 546500425de2d