Social Worker (MSW)
- PACE Pittsboro - PACE Pittsboro Social Work
- Full Time
Social Worker (Master of Social Work)
Piedmont Health Service
Senior Care at Pittsboro
Full Time with Benefits
The primary responsibility of the Social Worker is to provide social work care management services to the participants of the Piedmont Health SeniorCare program; provides services such as participant screening, assessments, care management, supportive listening and coaching and referrals.
Education/Experience: This position requires a master's degree from an accredited school of social work, 2 years professional level experience in a health related area and a minimum of 1 year experience working with the frail or elderly population.
- Individual therapy skills for geriatric participants
- Analytical thinking and problem solving abilities
- Ability to handle multiple complex priorities
- Excellent external and internal customer service
- Problem solving skills
Type of Employees Supervised: None.
Licensure, Registry or Certification Required: MSW.
Immunizations: Be medically cleared for communicable diseases and have all immunizations up-to-date prior to beginning employment.
PATIENT POPULATION SERVED
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORKING CONDITIONS
Requires frequent sitting for long periods, operation of standard office machines and computer. May require lifting of up to 25 pounds. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity. Requires the use of office equipment, such as computer terminals, telephones and copiers. Requires normal vision. Work is performed in a Day Center environment. Contact with staff, patients and external clients and vendors.