Part-Time Social Worker - White Rock
About You - You’re a beacon of positivity and compassion, bringing a vibrant sense of humor that uplifts both team members and residents alike. Your dedication to infusing joy into the workplace contributes to a harmonious atmosphere. Your strong communications skills allow you to convey important information and thoughts through eloquent writing and compelling speech. Navigating intricate negotiations is second nature to you, executed with unwavering confidence. Your authenticity shines through, as you approach everyone, be it community residents, team members, or others, with genuine empathy and deep understanding. You upholds the principles of good faith, fostering strong relationships with stakeholders. Acting in the best interests of Baptist Housing is your guiding principle, ensuring ethical decision-making. Your commitment to personal and professional growth is unwavering, continuously honing your competencies. With a bachelor’s degree in social work and eligibility for BC registration, complemented by a preferred MSW, you come with the necessary educational foundation. Your experience in long-term care environments equips you with valuable insights and your innovative approach to gerontological services reflects your progressive mindset.
About The Role
- Lead multifaceted responsibilities in team and program leadership, as well as health and safety oversight.
- Model the Wellness Model of Care, inspiring team members to do the same.
- Conduct resident care conferences and facilitate end-of-service planning.
- Provide essential crisis intervention and debriefing for residents, loved ones, and team members.
- Offer adjustment counseling, assess eligibility for financial/material assistance, and collaborate for personalized care plans.
- Skillfully lead support groups, advocate for legislative programs, and revise policies as required.
- Foster vital relationships with residents, team members, and external agencies.
- Manage bed matching and drive continuous quality improvement initiatives.
- Maintain a private pay waitlist and uphold health and safety standards.
- Contribute to building a culture of health and safety, ensuring secure work practices.
- Play a key role in addressing psychosocial needs, promoting well-being, and creating a supportive environment.
- This three-day-a-week, part-time position reports to the administrator.
Your Work Location - The seaside city of White Rock. Our Evergreen Care community is located on 1550 Oxford Street.
What You Receive - A competitive salary with vacation entitlement set at 4 weeks, prorated by the FTE. You'll also benefit from employer-paid benefits and a 7% RRSP matching plan after three months of employment.
Job Type: Part-time
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- Paid time off
- RRSP match
Ability to commute/relocate:
- White Rock, BC V4B 3R5: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
- Can you provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination?
- Bachelor's Degree (preferred)
Work Location: In person