Department: Palliative Care Program
Schedule: Full time exempt
Hours: M-F, This is a grant funded position.
- Position Description:
Applies graduate-level clinical social work skills to the psychosocial assessment of individuals, families, and groups and provides graduate-level clinical social work interventions as appropriate to client needs. Consults and collaborates with hospital and community professionals and programs, participates in program and organizational assessment, planning, and development according to license guidelines consistent with the CMMI initiatives. Experience in managing children with special/complex health care needs preferred.
Licensed Social Worker with Master’s Degree in Social Work from accredited Social Work academic program (Accredited by the Council on Social Work Education) or with Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work with Master’s Degree in a related field. Past clinical experience in a setting with parent-child exposure, which is commensurate with clinical needs of children with complex health care needs and their families. Must have strong listening and communication skills and the ability to work well in an interdisciplinary setting. Must be able to communicate verbally in conversation with individuals and groups. Must possess emotional health to resolve stressful clinical and professional situations. Computer skills are essential and must have fine and gross motor function to write and type with ease. Hearing acuity is needed for good listening. Must have visual ability and acuity sufficient to read and write, interpret charts and other documents.
Akron Children's Hospital
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In 2003, Akron Children's Hospital was ranked one of the best children's hospitals in the country by Child magazine for the second year....