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Registered Social Worker – Child/Youth & Adult – North Simcoe FHT (Midland)

The North Simcoe Family Health Team (Midland, ON) is currently seeking a candidate for the following position;

Full Time
Registered Social Worker – Child/Youth & Adult

The North Simcoe Family Health Team (NSFHT) provides education, supportive and clinical services to children and adults with chronic illness in a primary care setting. This position will provide clinical assessments, therapeutic support, individual/family/group counseling, health teaching, physician support, referral and advocacy. System navigation, knowledge of community resources and working within a diverse population is required.  The NSFHT strives to promote healthy living and prevention strategies by enhancing self-management and well-being practices.  The NSFHT offers a dynamic and supportive working environment and is currently seeking a full time Social Worker – Child/Youth to provide services to our patients.

Requirements:

  • Current Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) and registered in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers (OCSWSSW)
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ child/youth work experience in a primary care setting preferred
  • Masters of Social Work (MSW) considered an asset

Skills/Abilities:

  • Knowledge and proficiency in current, evidenced-based methods and practices of social work in primary care settings
  • Knowledge of relevant health care legislation and community mental health resources
  • Strong organization, research, evaluation, time management and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work both independently and within an inter-disciplinary health team approach for service delivery
  • Demonstrate an ability for problem solving and decision making
  • Experience in the use of and electronic medical record (EMR) and Microsoft Office

NSFHT offers a competitive salary and benefits package.

Qualified applicants should email a cover letter and resume to:
Tabatha Berriault, Director, Business Services at tberriault@nsfht.ca

No later than Friday June 1, 2018

For a full job description, visit our web site at www.nsfht.ca

The NSFHT is an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you to all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
No phone calls please.