Facility Social Worker

Hours:

Full Time:  Day Shift

Location:

Coryell Health

Job Description:

Summary:  We are looking for a medically-related Licensed Social Worker that will identify patients and residents psychological, mental and emotional needs providing and developing, and or aiding in the services to meet those needs.  Experience in geriatrics and long term care is preferred.

Responsibilities:

  1. Plan, coordinate, manage and implement support packages to help clients deal with difficulties and overcome dependencies
  2. Interview service users and assess their current condition, needs, strengths and weaknesses
  3. Address each case as a unit and set tailored measurable goals
  4. Monitor and evaluate clients’ progress and modify treatment plans accordingly
  5. Offer information and counseling on the best course of action during sessions
  6. Maintain accurate records and report on clients’ status
  7. Will do care planning, discharge planning, refer clients to community services to help them in recovery
  8.  MDS experience a plus
  9. Attend case conferences and provide evidence in court
  10. Act as a key-worker and cooperate with multidisciplinary teams

Job Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  1. Licenses Social Worker, BS or MSW
  2. Prefer experience in Geriatrics and Long Term Care
  3. One year of supervised social work experience in health care setting, working directly with individuals
  4. Working knowledge of social theories and practices
  5. Social perceptiveness and empathy
  6. Ability to build and maintain professional helping relationships
  7. Ability to relate and communicate with diverse population and groups
  8. Resilience along with ability to assess situations
  9. Willing to submit to background check

How to Apply

Download our Employment Application form below. This form can be completed electronically in the Adobe PDF Reader OR it can be printed and completed manually. All Applications must have written signatures or e-signatures where ever a signature is requested.

To submit your application you have three options.
1. E-mail the completed PDF file to humanresources@coryellhealth.org
2. Mail the completed application form to the address shown below
3. Fax application to 254-248-6288

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