Social Worker (MSW)
- PACE Burlington - PACE Burlington Social Work
- Full Time
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Social Worker (Master of Social Work)
Piedmont Health Services, Inc.
Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)
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
Bilingual (English & Spanish) preferred but not required.
Type of Employees Supervised: None.
Licensure, Registry or Certification Required: Master of Social Work (MSW) Required
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.