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Licensed Master Social Worker / LMSW in Laredo at Jordan

Date Posted: 2/1/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Laredo
  • Job Type:
    Health Care
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/1/2018

Job Description

CIMA Hospice is currently in search of anexperienced, hard-working Licensed Master  Social Workerto join their team!


This is the perfect time to join the growing hospice and outpatient care industry!

  • Per Diem positions
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible scheduling options
  • Continuing Education and Mentoring Programs
  • Administrative Support Team
  • Has a full time staff to manage all physician orders, insurance companies and other support you need while you focus on meeting the needs of your clients. We offer continuing education and support a collaborative approach with all therapies involved with each child.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:



Primaryfunction is to provide coordinated care in the home to patients in the agegroups served by CIMA Hospice and perform psychosocial assessments, analysis,counseling and referrals to meet the needs of the patient and theirfamily/significant others.


Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Skills

1.) Has aMaster of Social Work (MSW) degree from a school of social work  accredited by the Council  on Social Work Education; or

2.)Has aBaccalaureate degree in Social Work from an institution accredited by the Councilon Social Work Education, or a baccalaureate degree in Psychology, Sociology,or other field related to Social work is supervised by a MSW and has 1 yearsocial work experience in a healthcare setting; or

3.) Has aBaccalaureate degree from a school of Social Work accredited by the Council onSocial Work Education, is employed by the Hospice Agency before December 2,2008, and is not required to be supervised by a MSW.

 

Certification/Licensure         

Must becertified in the State of the Agency location where they will be

Practicing as  aSocial Worker.  Must have a current TexasDriver’s License.

Training                                 

Must have at least one yearof experience as a Social Worker in a

health care setting.  Must possessa working knowledge of community resources available to

assist patients and their families/significant others as needs areidentified. Must complete CIMA’s

on the job internship training with an assigned mentor utilizing agencyspecific competency modules.

Employee will function under the supervision of a mentor until competencyhas been demonstrated

in all appropriate areas.

SpecialRequirements

Strong leadership and organizational skills.  Excellent verbal and written communicationskills.  Exhibition of good judgment andability to work independently. May be required to work under stressfulconditions to meet deadlines and to make quick decisions and resourceacquisition in order to meet patient/family/significant others psychosocialneeds. Must possess a motor vehicle in good working condition, which isavailable during work hours, with current proof of insurance.  Must agree to and pass a criminal historybackground check.

We offer an excellentcompensation package with a positive, professional work environment.  Qualified applicants can apply online.