Requisition ID: 40965
Location: Rainbow Hospice
1550 Bishop Court, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 United States (US)
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time
Employment Type: Regular
The Social Worker II shares the responsibility of identifying social and emotional needs of each client. The position assists with arranging services to meet the needs of residents, providing liaison between the client, family, facility staff, and the community. Assess all patients admitted to the Mental Health department, gathers information from available sources including family, agencies, friends and others, analyzes the information, formulates treatment recommendations, communicates pertinent information to other members of the interdisciplinary treatment team, participates in the development of the patient's treatment plan, coordinates or provides services including individual, group, family, marital and/or group psychotherapy and discharge planning. Serves as a resource to staff and community regarding psychosocial issues. Participates in Hospital and departmental planning committees and teams.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Master's degree in Social Work from a school approved by the Council on Social Work Education or related field.
Minimum two years of hospital social work, relevant field work placement in the mental health field or home care experience is preferred. Alternatively, Psychiatric Registered Nurse with 5 years of experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Word and Excel).
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Current State of Illinois license as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW), LCPC, LPC, LMFT, or as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) required. Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certification per department policy. Valid Driver's License.
Crisis Prevention Institute Certification required within 90 days of hire.
Business Unit: PLC Senior Services
Department Name: Hospice Indigo Rainbow