Social Worker I – Healthy Starts @ HCS



Posting Date April 4, 2019
Job Title Social Worker I – Healthy Starts @ HCS
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Hours PT
Overview Raising a child is the most important job in the world. Being a parent makes you the central focus in a child’s life. But being a parent can be a heavy load. A social worker who specializes in maternal and child health can help parents be the best parents they can be! Under the direction of the Healthy Starts Program Coordinator, the Social Worker provides direct services to Healthy Starts Health clients and families, and as a member of a health care team, assists in developing and implementing an appropriate plan of care to meet client/family needs. The Social Worker provides education, support to and helps access all available services. This is a part-time, 20 hours per week, position. Serving the Keene, NH area. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Assesses and manages social needs of clients through home visits and/or office visits; Is aware of role as agency representative in the community and therefore fosters good community relations through attainment of client satisfaction; Participates in interdisciplinary meetings and staff conferences to facilitate meeting the client’s needs from admission through discharge; Conveys a positive image of the agency through personal appearance, attitudes and behaviors; and Knows and uses community resources, understands eligibility requirements.
Qualifications Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Social Work or Human Services; and Two (2) years of experience preferably in public health or human services; or A combination of education and experience that is deemed to be equivalent to the above noted educational and experience requirements. Valid driver's license and access to an automobile during working hours.
Agency / Location Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services
PO Box 564
312 Marlboro Street
Keene, NH 03431
Contact Information Chaille Cohen
Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services
PO Box 564
Keene, New Hampshire 03431
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