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|Job Title:||Social Worker 2 - Primary Care|
|Work Site:||Primary Care Home, Continuing Health Services - Richmond, BC|
|Status:||Regular Full Time|
|Start Date:||As soon as possible|
|Salary:||$33.61 - $41.94 per hour|
Community position focused on 70+ population in Richmond; partnership service delivery between Primary Home and Community Care program and community Family Physicians.
Within the context of a client and population centered care model and in accordance with established standards of professional practice, and vision and values of the organization, works without general supervision as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide consultative social work services to designated population group. Performs professional social work services such as conducting comprehensive social and psycho-social assessments, preparing comprehensive case histories, providing psycho-education and interventions, establishing, maintaining and enhancing therapeutic relationships, evaluating clients’ response to treatment plan, and coordinating individualized goal-oriented treatment and discharge planning. Develops and enhances community communications/relationships, provides consultation services, engages in on-going team planning, development, evaluation and quality improvement activities to achieve excellence in client care.
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Community position focused on 70+ population in Richmond; partnership service delivery.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.
Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.
***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the staffpostings.vch.ca site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***
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