Providence Health & Services Grief Support Coordinator in Everett, Washington


The Grief Support Coordinator will beresponsible formaintaining a caseload of hospice survivors in need of counseling and support, facilitating support groups as needed. This role will also provide clinical and administrative supervision to counseling students/interns, as well as coordinating their educational development and training.

In this position you will:

  • Oversee Bereavement Counseling student program to support and encourage bereavement outreach to Hospice families and appropriate community members.

  • Coordinate the educational development and training of Bereavement students as well as the educational needs of the Agency and that of the community.

  • Provide individual and group grief support to hospice families as well as the community.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s Degree in social work from accredited school of social work, Master’s Degree in Psychology

  • Current MSW/MFT or MHC license in the State of Washington or related field license

  • Demonstrated skill in clinical supervision

  • Current driver’s license and automobile insurance

  • Experience in a health care and/or aging services setting; demonstrated skills in working with elderly anddying persons and their families essential

  • Education and/or experience in counseling, including basic psychological, social and spiritual needs of the bereave persons and risk assessment when appropriate

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Five years previous hospice experience

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.

Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Hospice Nursing

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 145414