Date Posted: 12/07/2017
Location: Chambersburg, PA 17201
Company: SpiriTrust Lutheran
Job Type: Full Time
Education/Training: Master's degree in Social Work from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education is required and appropriate state licensure as required by the state(s) served by SpiriTrust Lutheran Home Care & Hospice is preferred. One year of applicable experience in a health care setting.
Skill(s): Proficient reading, writing and grammatical skills; proficient in interpersonal relations and communication skills, including pleasant telephone manner and speaking voice; ability to work independently and to establish and maintain effective working relationships; working knowledge of computer operations and ability to learn specialized industry applications; possesses broad knowledge of community resources generally available; demonstrates a desire and ability to work with terminally ill clients and with bereaved individuals and/or families; knowledge of currently acceptable practice; valid driver’s license and dependable means of transportation.
Experience: One (1) year of recent clinical experience in licensed or certified discipline normally required.
Responsible for providing consultation on social services to Social Worker I and providing direct social services to clients; coordinating work within the department, as well as with other departments; complying with operating policies and procedures and regulatory requirements; communicating with appropriate personnel; responding to inquiries or requests for information; maintaining appropriate records and providing assigned reports.