Interior Health is hiring a permanent part time (0.60 FTE) Social Worker to join our team in the 100 Mile House. We are seeking an experienced social worker who is comfortable working in a primary care setting.
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 Days from 08:00 to 16:00 hours.
Known as the main service centre for the South Cariboo region, 100 Mile House consists of a number of small unincorporated communities in the outlying areas that include a population greater than 20,000. Enjoy the luxuries of an urban amenities in a unique rural setting, 100 Mile House has a strong community spirit and community events that provide the vibrancy that keeps the small town thriving.
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 position serves the communities of both Williams Lake and 100 Mile House
*Relocation allowance may be available for this position
Please include relevent certificates with your application
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.