Fraser Health Career

Social Worker I (Acute Care) (BB-4A9C9)

Found in: Neuvoo CA


Are you someone who has a real passion for serving others? Are you a registered Social Worker looking to showcase your knowledge, skills, and abilities in a new and dynamic environment? If you've answered yes then we want you to keep reading.

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for you to bring your excellent work ethic as a dedicated Social Worker to our Patient & Family Counselling services located at Burnaby Hospital in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Build on your education &career experience as you:

  • Formulate a psychosocial assessment and treatment plan by reviewing referrals, gathering information about the client/significant others with respect to social, emotional, cultural, response to illness, coping abilities, environmental and financial situations;
  • Provide clinical and ongoing supportive counselling services to patients/families regarding identified problems, adjustment to illness, personal concerns, lifestyle changes, treatment objectives, withdrawal from treatment and, bereavement counselling as required;
  • Participate in quality improvement activities by providing input into the development, implementation and evaluation of departmental and program goals, objectives, policies and procedures;
  • Act as a resource to patients and families.
  • To join our team you have:

  • Master's degree in Social Work and two (2) years' recent, related clinical experience.
  • Current registration with the BC College of Social Workers.
  • If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why you should apply:

  • A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields.
  • Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization.
  • Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
  • An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
  • Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation.

    Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

    Curious to learn what it’s like to work here? Like us on Facebook (@fraserhealthcareers), follow us on Twitter & Instagram (@FHCareer), or connect with us on LinkedIn (fraserhealthcareers) for first-hand employee insights.

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