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Job Title:
Social Worker BSW-CAS SW MNB

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description


Ref# 20OPP100

1 ‑ Casual ‑ Social Worker BSW

Social Work Maternal Newborn


The Perinatal Social Worker will participate as a member of a multidisciplinary team. The Social Worker provides a

range of services to new families through pregnancy and birth, as well as services to children and families requiring

hospitalization for medical, surgical or mental health illnesses, in a patient and family centred care model. The Social

Worker requires skills in individual and family assessment and case management. Additional requirements include

the ability to work independently, provide consultative services, communicate effectively and respond to crisis




* Bachelor of Social Work degree from an accredited Social Work program

* Three to five years recent experience

* Registration with the College of Certified Social workers is mandatory

* Proven skills in individual and family assessment and case management

* Ability to work independently or as part of a multi‑disciplinary team

* Ability to provide consultative services, communicate effectively and respond to crisis situations

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

* Experience with Child Protection Legislation

* Skills required in dealing with high risk psycho social situations and chemical dependancy

* Excellent ability to communicate and collaborate with family members

* Excellent documentation & writing skills

* Proficiency in GroupWise, Excel, and Meditech software



Salary Range: $34.470 to 43.910



The Health Sciences Centre strives to ensure the safety and security of the patients, visitors, employees and assets

financial and otherwise. As one tool in the recruitment screening process, all offers of employment to external

candidates shall be conditional upon a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Check (VSC) to ensure the absence of relevant

criminal convictions.



The Health Sciences Centre (HSC) is committed to delivering healthcare in a manner that is consistent with Patient

and Family Centred Care. Applicants are required to have a demonstrated knowledge, understanding and

commitment to this care philosophy.


Candidates will have demonstrated adherence to the Hospital's Code of Conduct. Regular attendance at work is

imperative, therefore, all applicants will have to demonstrate a good attendance record to be considered for this



We are committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment supporting diversity in our work

environment to provide quality care where all feel valued, respected, and supported. We are dedicated to building a

workforce reflective of the communities in which we live and serve and encourage Indigenous people, visible

minorities, and persons with disabilities to apply and self‑identify. Upon request, accommodations due to a disability

are available throughout the selection process.? Additionally we are identified as an English/French speaking health

sciences centre and encourage bilingual candidates to apply.



If there are no qualified applicants for the above position, the Hospital may, at their discretion, train unqualified




Interested applicants must submit a resume outlining relative previous experience and training no later than

11:59p.m. on Tuesday, 7 July, 2020.


Internal applicants may apply via the job posting page on the iNtranet. External applicants must apply through our




Posted: June 30, 2020