• Social Worker (SW) Hospice Care

    Posted Date 6 months ago(1/8/2018 12:30 PM)
    Job ID
    Program Posting
    East Bay
    Regular / Temp
    Regular Full-Time
    Min. Exp.(Yrs)
    2 yrs
    Allied Health/Social Services
    Walnut Creek
    Zip Code
    Official Job Title
    Social Worker (SW) - Home Care
  • Overview

    Excellent opportunity for Social Worker with VITAS Healthcare

    • Full Time position
    • This Social Worker position will be part of our Team located in our satellite program in Lathorp, CA.


    The Social Worker is the member of the interdisciplinary team whose primary function is to provide diagnostic evaluations of the psychosocial problems of the patient/family unit, defining social service goals for alleviating these problems, and helping to provide both the counseling and casework needed to meet these goals.



    Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me?

    VITAS Healthcare is the nation’s leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits. 


    Benefits Include

    • Competitive compensation
    • Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
    • Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
    • Life insurance
    • 401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
    • Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Paid Time Off
    • Employee Assistance Program
    • Legal Insurance
    • Affinity Program


    • Minimum of two (2) years social service experience in a health-care setting or social service agency.
    • Experience as a social worker with the terminally ill and their families strongly preferred.
    • Ability to travel per job requirements.


    • Master's of Social Work is required from a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.

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