Hospice Social Worker
HopeWest

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Post Date: Sep 13, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: $27-$31/hr
Location: US - Colorado - Delta
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Description
Social Worker - Delta
Join an organization recognized as a BEST PLACE TO WORK & #4 BEST FAMILY-FRIENDLY WORKPLACE by Modern Health Care!

Find your life’s work at HopeWest as a Social Worker supporting our patients and families in Delta County.
You will be part of a close knit, highly functioning care team of social workers, chaplains, nurses, physicians, and certified nursing assistants, all highly dedicated and working together to improve people’s lives when they need help the most. You will be an advocate by providing education and resources to patients and their families.

The Social Worker will have two distinct roles: advocating for hospice patients and their families and providing support to patients and their families as they negotiate the emotional challenges surrounding end of life in a way honors the goals and wishes of each person.

If you want something “more than a job” - more like a calling – you will find it at HopeWest. If you want to connect with the reasons you chose this rewarding career path, use the experience and education you have gained, and find the joy of changing the world you will love when you become a social worker with HopeWest across Delta County.

About HopeWest:
HopeWest is a non-profit organization that has been providing exceptional hospice, palliative care, and bereavement services to the Western Slope for almost thirty years through its 450 employees and more than one thousand volunteers. Now recognized four times as a Modern Health Care Best Place to Work, and a recipient of multiple quality and innovation awards, HopeWest brings the community together to change how we all experience aging, illness, and grief. It is devoted to not just amazing patient care, but family care.
Together, through creativity, volunteerism, and philanthropy we change the experiences of aging, illness, and grief – one family at a time.

HopeWest extends compassion, respect, and appreciation for diversity among staff. We strive be an inclusive organization and are looking for bilingual employees to join our team which will provide an extended service to our diverse community.

Skills
Degree specific to Social Work required.
HopeWest will support you in obtaining your CSWC or LCSW If you have a master’s in social work including providing social work supervision while employed.
Minimum of one-year supervised experience in the health care field or during a supervised internship.
Participates in the on-call, holiday, weekend, and after-hour’s rotation.
Effectively communicate with others, both written and verbal


Notes
Premium pay for Licensed Clinical Social Worker and/or bilingual fluency
Benefits include: medical, vision, dental, life insurance, EAP Program, Disability, 403b
PTO & Medical leave
Mileage reimbursement
Cell phone and other technology provided such as laptop/tablet for documentation.
Tuition Assistance



Contact Details
Name: Alexis Lovato
Address: 3090 N 12th St
City: Grand Junction
State/Province: Colorado
Zipcode: 81506
Country: United States
Ph: 970-255-7271
URL: https://www.hopewestco.org/hopewest-employment/