Social Worker - Greenstone FHT (Geraldton)

Terms: Full-Time Expected Start Date: Immediately The Greenstone Family Health Team is providing collaborative primary health care to the Greenstone region. This exciting work requires caring, creative, and enthusiastic health care professionals.  Presently we are looking for a full-time Social Worker to start as soon as possible. Position Summary: Operating within his/her full scope of practice, the Social Worker will collaborate with the interdisciplinary team and staff to provide and deliver a full range of quality services and programs in patient care, also by focusing on the identification, provision and management of resources and strategies to improve patient health. Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Social Work Degree from an accredited university
  • Registered member in good standing with the Ontario College of Certified Social Workers and Social Service Workers and the Canadian Association of Social Workers
  • Recent, related experience in counselling/therapy in a community setting is preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, interviewing and counseling skills, including crisis management
  • Demonstrated knowledge of relevant legislation and community resources
  • Bilingualism considered an asset
If you are interested in helping to shape the future of primary health care and enjoy working in a team atmosphere we would like to hear from you. Contact Person Carla Hancharuk Interim Executive Director carla.hancharuk@gfht.ca Phone:  807-854-0051 ext 244 We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.