The Palliative Care Social Worker provides emotional and psychosocial support to patients with serious illness and their families as part of the palliative care consult team. The social worker, as a member of the multi-disciplinary palliative care team, collaborates with the Palliative Care team members. Social work support will be provided in a variety of settings including homes, clinics, and nursing facilities.
Full time position (32-40 hours week) - normal shifts are Monday through Friday 8am – 5pm. You may be called upon to flex your hours (up or down) to meet the needs of the business. Additionally, you may be required to assist in providing on-call coverage when necessary, and as assigned by the Supervisor.
Full time employees who successfully complete their first 60 days of employment are eligible for benefits; which include Health, Dental, Vision, Paid-time off (vacation, holiday, and sick pay) 403(b) retirement plan (employee contribution) and Life Insurance.
In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and its implementing regulation, Partners In Care is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER and will not discriminate against race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, disability (Mental or Physical), communicable disease, or place of origin as defined in the section 504 of Title VI.
Educational requirements include graduate of a Masters program in social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, Oregon licensed clinical social work (LCSW) preferred. Ideal candidates will possess 2 years of clinical experience in palliative care. Valid Oregon drivers license and/or reliable transportation with current auto insurance as applicable.
Internal Number: 0123
About Partners In Care - Bend, Oregon
Partners In Care is proud to be Central Oregon's only independent, non-hospital based, not-for-profit home health and hospice agency based in beautiful Bend Oregon. It is the oldest and largest single hospice provider-including one of the state's three in-patient hospice facilities--in a 10,000 square mile region.
Bend is located in the heart of Central Oregon. In the shadows of the Cascade Mountains and surrounded by numerous lakes and rivers, Central Oregon is an outdoor enthusiasts' paradise.