Social Worker (FT), AgeCare Harmony Court, Burnaby BC

AgeCare External – Social Worker FT HC July2021 (00000002)

AgeCare in Burnaby BC is looking for a full time Social Worker

About the Social Worker role:

What you’ll do:
• Support our residents of AgeCare Harmony Court to have meaningful life experiences through care planning and engagement of family and team members
• Perform comprehensive psychosocial assessments (including but not limited to MMSE & GDS) as well as gathering information from previous psychological/mental health assessments
• Work with residents, families and community partners to source and secure necessary funding for services. Provide residents, families and the site with vital resource information
• Be resident-centered in your approach and model our values in all of your interactions with the public, team members, residents and their families
• Lead and coordinate annual care conferences with care team, residents and families
What you’ll need:
• A demeanor that is caring, approachable and professional
• A Master’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited Canadian school and Registration with the British Columbia College of Social Workers (mandatory)
• 1-2 years Social Work experience in a health care facility/program ideally in gerontology
• Capable of functioning autonomously, independently and interdependently
Perks & Benefits
✓ Job variety, no two days will be the same
✓ Happy, fulfilled team members working in a culture of caring
✓ …And, oh yeah, competitive wages and benefit plan

Send us your cover letter and resume to resumes@agecare.ca and tell us about yourself. We want to get to know you — what you’re passionate about, who inspires you and why you’d be an awesome fit for AgeCare. Don’t forget to include your salary expectations!