Social Worker Assistant
- Jonesville, NC
- Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital
- Home Health
- Full Time - 1st Shift
- Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
- Req #: 4876-3300
- Posted: Today
Assists and counsels clients and families with financial, social and emotional concerns. Yadkin Valley Home Health proudly serves Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Davie, Forsyth, Iredell, Stokes, Surry, Wilkes and Yadkin counties.
Education and Formal Training: Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or a related field.
Work Experience: , One year of social work experience in a healthcare setting, preferably in a home care agency, or a hospital, outpatient clinic, rehabilitation center or mental health program.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required: Demonstrates a high level of mental and emotional tolerance and even temperament when dealing with ill people; uses tact, sensitivity, sound judgment, and a professional attitude when relating with patients, families, and co-workers at all times. Actively functions as a patient advocate. Must develop knowledge of current home care emergency policies and procedures, fire, safety, disaster, and infection control policies.