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Social Worker-Permanent Full-Time

The Hanover Family Health Team is seeking an enthusiastic Social Worker who is both self-motivated and who would also enjoy working collaboratively with our team of physicians and interdisciplinary health professionals to provide high quality patient-centred primary care. This is a permanent full-time position.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Provide primary mental health screening, assessment and treatment for mild to moderate mental health issues
  • Provide counselling for groups, families and individuals of all ages
  • Assist patients and providers in identifying and connecting with appropriate health, social and community service providers and agencies
  • Assist patients with filling out forms and obtaining social and financial supports
  • Case management, including links to the hospital and community services
  • Develop, update and maintain educational resources for patients and providers
  • Be a strong patient advocate 

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Social Work
  • Member in good standing with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers and proof of professional liability insurance
  • 3 years community-based experience preferred
  • Knowledge of local and regional community resources related to the provision of mental health and social services
  • Demonstration of excellent clinical judgement, assessment, treatment, case management, program development, teaching, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license and access to a vehicle 

We offer competitive compensation which includes HOOPP membership.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume by Wednesday, June 5, 2019 to:

Mr. David Ford – Executive Director
Hanover Family Health Team
90 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor
Hanover, ON N4N 1N1
dford@hanoverfht.ca

The Hanover Family Health Team is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. Please advise us if you require accommodation during the recruitment process. 

We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

                                  


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Hanover Family Health Team

90 7th Avenue, 2nd Floor
Hanover, ON N4N 1N1

Nurse Practitioner Visits:
118 7th Ave
Hanover, ON N4N 1N1


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