Interior Health is hiring a Casual Social Worker II to join our team at Boundary Hospital in Grand Forks, B.C.!
The successful candidate will provide comprehensive assessment, care planning and treatment coordination for designated clients and their families. Working collaboratively with other health care providers and the multidisciplinary team, the Social Worker provides direct psychosocial care, counseling and group work, system navigation and advocacy, education and linkage to relevant specialized complex care resources while facilitating client self-management. The Social Worker is responsible for providing and developing social work services to maintain or improve the health and social well-being and functioning of the identified population.
Shift are Monday to Friday from 08:00 to 13:43
Grand Forks sits on the convergence of the Kettle and Granby rivers between the Okanagan Valley and the Kootenay Mountains. The cultural and commercial centre of Boundary Country, Grand Forks offers a unique combination of ambient charm and urban convenience to this peaceful and fast-growing community. A lazy float down one of Grand Forks rivers to one of its many beaches is a popular pastime in the summer. Nearby is Christina Lake which offers hours of summertime family fun and water-based activities. Four golf courses and easy access to year-round adventure sports recreation create a quality of life to match the growing prosperity of the area. Grand Forks’ cultural diversity is reflected in its local cuisine, artistry and many attractions and community events.
Come and join us. Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply today!
Education, Training and Experience:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited university.
• Two years recent related experience in a healthcare setting working with medically complex clients with concurrent disorders, or a combination of education, training and experience.
• Current full registration with the British Columbia College of Social Workers.
• Current valid BC driver’s license.
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.
Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.