OverviewMidCentral District Health Board Social Worker, Child Health Community Full Time in Ontario
MidCentral District Health Board
Branch ON CA
Social Worker, Child Health Community
We are seeking a Social Worker to join our Child Health Community Service. The Social Worker will also be working in partnership with the Horowhenua-Otaki…
We are seeking a Social Worker to join our Child Health Community Service. This 40- hour a week, temporary 12 month position is part of a pilot project, and affords a unique opportunity to work in an emerging field of practice.
The Social Worker will work within the Child Health Community Team within the Health Care Development (HCD) team based at Health on Main in Palmerston North.
The Social Worker will also be working in partnership with the Horowhenua-Otaki Children’s Team and a key aspect of the role will be foster partnerships between this team and health services. Regular travel to the Horowhenua will be required.
The key focus of the Social Worker is to improve and enhance clinical care of the child and their family/whanau. The Social Worker will act in the roles of a practitioner, educator, change agent and health broker in the pursuit of professional excellence and improved child health outcomes.
The appointee will have appropriate registration with the Social Work Registration Board and a current practicing certificate. Relevant experience in health and /or child- centred practice is required.
If this position sounds like you, we look forward to your application.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Ontario, CA, US
Posted on: 2015-03-24