- Provides psychosocial assessment and
intervention to assist patients and families with adjustment to health care
- Effectively communicates within the
work team and collaborates with a multi-disciplinary approach.
- Provides linage with community
resources to assist the patient in the transition from hospital to discharge
- Actively involved in professional
integration and self-development in the social services field.
- Demonstrate knowledge of principles
of growth and development over the life span and uses this information
appropriately when interacting with and treating patients.
- Initiates and
maintains positive relationships with patients/customers.
- Initiates and
maintains positive relationships with coworkers.
- Takes responsibility for self-development and
supports a learning environment.
- Displays commitment to the mission of the
hospital and its values.
Two (2) years' experience in a
hospital setting desirable. Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and
excellent communication skills both written and verbal, as well as, exhibiting
strong organizational skills and work ethic. Demonstrates a professional
demeanor when responding to patients/customers.
Master's degree from an accredited
School of Social Work
Licensed by the State of Ohio
Counselor and Social Work board at the LSW level; attainment of LISW status is
encouraged within one year of eligibility
Post-Master's experience is strongly
preferred. Previous work in hospital is also
preferred. This position will work in all areas of the hospital. The schedule is for (4) 8 hour shifts, 8:30am-5:00pm
for a total of 32 hours per week, with possible rotating weekends and holidays.
Location/Region: Chardon, OH (44024)