Providence Health & Services Social Worker-MSW in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Social Worker - Supportive Care (House of Charity, Day Shift, 0.8 FTE) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Work collaboratively with Case Managers, nursing staff, external organizations and community resources to provide needed services and coordination for transitions in the continuum of care.

  • Meet immediate needs of patients and families for emergency assistance as resources are available.

  • Apply the social work process in contribution to an interdisciplinary approach to assessment, planning of care, and intervention.

  • Facilitate discharge activities and coordination in determining discharge disposition, transportation and connection to community resources.

  • Provide an important informal leadership by promoting team functioning and performs duties in a manner which reflect the mission and core values of Providence Health Care.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW) from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work education

  • Acceptable references from previous employers

  • Applicants who apply for an Agency Affiliated Counselor credential through the Department of Health within seven days of employment can provide services within the agency for up to 60 days while the department processes their application. Applicants must stop working on the 60th day of employment if the credential has not been issued. During this time, applicants may not provide unsupervised counseling until the department of their employer has completed a criminal background check. Unsupervised means the supervisor is not physically present at the location where the counseling occurs OR possess a valid and unencumbered Washington State License/Registration for one of the following:

  • Licensed Advance Social Worker (LASW)

  • Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICS)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years' experience in the mental health field, preferably working with the homeless population or substance abusers.

About the clinic you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

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

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. 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: Social Work

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 210126