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Providence Hospice Grief Counselor - Pediatrics Snohomish *$5,000 Sign-On Bonus* in Everett, Washington


$5,000 Sign-on Bonus for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

Providence is calling a Grief Support Counselor (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to the Spiritual Care Snohomish at Providence Hospice & Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, Washington.

This position provides grief intervention and counseling to families. Facilitates support group and assists in programs (such as Camp Erin) as assigned.

In this position you will:

  • Provide individual and family grief support and counseling

  • Co-facilitates the bereavement program’s support groups as needed

  • Responsible for the bereavement program components and training.

  • Participates in community education to promote understanding of grief and issues of bereavement

  • Establishes and promotes positive working relationships both within the team, agency and organization

  • Participates in relevant education activities to improve job knowledge and to promote professional growth

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in social work or counseling from an accredited school or equivalent educ/experience

  • Current MSW/LCSW license in the State of Washington or related field license “Counselor, LMFT, LMHC,” or licensure in process

  • Current Washington State driver’s license and have access to daily use of an insured reliable vehicle or an alternate ability to travel to sites as required.

  • Valid Provider CPR

  • Health care and/or pediatric services setting

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Five (5) years experience in Hospice

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

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.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P342639
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Behavioral Health
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Address: WA Everett 2731 Wetmore Ave

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.