Social Worker
Northwest Kidney Centers
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Post Date: Mar 05, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - Washington - Seattle
Job Reference: 566-2021
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Description
Northwest Kidney Center has an immediate opening for a full-time Social Worker to support our Seattle unit.

Responsibilities
The Social Worker is responsible to the Social Services Manager for social work intake and patient advocacy services and for coordinating social services with physicians, NKC personnel, patients, families, and other organizations. This position is responsible for patient education and counseling, and for performing relief and/or project duties, when required. The Social Worker is part of the interdisciplinary team (IDT), and is responsible for providing each patient with an individualized comprehensive assessment of his or her social service needs, and developing a plan of care in accordance with the ESRD Conditions of Coverage.

Requirements
MSW degree
Current WA Social Worker License
Valid Washington Drivers license, reliable transportation and car insurance
Valid Washington State Independent Clinical (LICSW) or Advanced Social Worker (LASW) license or have an Independent Clinical Associate or Advanced Associate license

Preferred qualifications
Previous medical social work experience

Shift
Monday through Friday, 40 hours, variable schedule so flexibility required based on patients' schedule and clinics' needs. This position is benefits-eligible.

Northwest Kidney Centers is an equal opportunity employer. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetics or veteran status.