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MSW Social Worker - Inpatient Surgery

MSW Social Worker - Inpatient Surgery

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Temporary part time until approximately October 5, 2018

4 hour shifts, Monday – Friday


The prime responsibility in this position is to provide assessment, treatment and consultative services to clients referred to the service. Helps with the dynamics related to the patient’s admission & discharge.  Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.


• Masters of Social Work degree
• Membership in the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Services Workers
• Minimum 5 years experience in Social Work, including experience in an ambulatory care setting
• Developing partnerships with community agencies and community groups
• Demonstrated experience in working within a multi-disciplinary team
• Demonstrated experience in providing professional student and public education
• Working with a variety of computer systems including Microsoft Office
• Participates collaboratively with discharge planning
• Excellence in interpersonal and communication skills in both individual and team work
• Demonstrated skills in a variety of clinical modalities including individual, marital, family and group
• Excellent skills in working effectively with community agencies and organizations
• Ability to work independently, as well as within a multidisciplinary team
• Excellent community service coordination in engaging, assessing and actively linking individuals with community services and programs
• Excellent knowledge mobilizing financial, social, work- resources
• Knowledge of community service case coordination
• Knowledge of individual, marital and group counseling and assessment skills
• Understanding of psycho-social functioning
• Good attendance record