Social Worker (.5 FTE) - Four Counties FHT (Newbury)

The Four Counties Family Health Team in Newbury is a small rural Family Health Team focusing on chronic disease management, preventative care and health promotion for our patients.  We are currently looking to hire a social worker  to join our multi-disciplinary healthcare team.   Our team includes 3 physicians, an NP, RN, dietician, social worker, occupational therapist, pharmacist and foot care nurse. Social Worker – Part time (.5 FTE) 20 hours/week Primary Responsibilities:
  • Provide psycho-social assessment of patients and counselling services for individuals, families and groups
  • Provide and participate in the development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of treatment, education, counseling and health promotion programs and services
  • Identify and support access to community, volunteer and professional services.
Qualifications:
  • Masters and/or Undergraduate degree in Social Work from a recognized university.
  • Registered with OCSWSSW
  • Three to five years experience as a Social Worker with patients and families in a health setting.
  • Experience in program development, implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Experience working with youth would be an asset
  • Proficiency in the use of computers and various software applications
Please submit cover letter and resume on or before March 24, 2016 to: Four Counties Family Health Team Attn:  Jean Ray 1824 Concession Drive, RR3, Newbury, ON  N0L 1Z0 Fax:  519-693-0083 Email: jray@fourcountiesfht.ca Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.