Cancer CAREpoint is a community based, non-profit organization offering free, non-medical, support services to cancer patients, survivors, caregivers and families in Silicon. We are seeking an experienced social worker to join our team and assist our clients. This is a half-time position with flexible hours.
Job Duties and Tasks:
Meet with cancer patients, family members, caregivers to assess non-medical needs.
Offer one-on-one personal assistance, support and guidance to cancer patients, and caregivers.
Administer distress screening.
Prepare individualized assessment and care plans.
Provide case management and advocacy.
Provide individual, group and family psychosocial care counseling.
Facilitate support groups.
Manage client progress according to measurable goals described in assessment and care plans.
Collaborate with representatives from other agencies.
Develop and manage processes, procedure, policies, record and statistics keeping, reporting system and internal controls.
Possess excellent computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office Program; familiarity with Salesforce.
Working knowledge of legal and ethical issues governing direct service delivery including, but not limited to, HIPPA and mandated reporting requirements.
Other duties as assigned.
To learn more about Cancer CAREpoint, visit www.cancercarepoint.org. Please email your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.Resumes without a cover letter will not be reviewed. No phone calls, please. Cancer CAREpoint is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Master’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology or Counseling.
Minimum five years’ experience working in a community, hospital-based or mental health setting.
Experience working with clients with cancer or other life-threatening illnesses.
Strong written and oral communication; excellent record keeping.
Excellent clinical and facilitation skills.
Demonstrated knowledge of community health, welfare and social agencies.
Demonstrated proficiency in social work practice.
Analytical skills, computer proficiency.
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About Cancer CAREpoint
Cancer CAREpoint is dedicated to transforming support for cancer patients, families and caregivers in Silicon Valley through personalized, one-on-one Counseling, Assistance, Resources and Education.