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Company Name:
AgeCare
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Calgary, Alberta
Country:
Canada
Industry:
Health
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Social Worker

AgeCare — Vibrant Seniors Communities
We’re founded on the belief that all seniors are entitled to a rich quality of life, with the opportunity to live as independently as possible, and we’re looking for the very best to join us. If you’re motivated by the privilege of serving our seniors with dignity, respect and compassion, keep reading:

What you’ll do:

  • Support our residents of AgeCare Seton and AgeCare Walden Heights to have meaningful life experiences through care planning and engagement of family and multi-disciplinary team
  • Perform comprehensive psychosocial, care and financial assessments (including, but not limited to MMSE & GDS) as well as gathering information from previous psychological/mental health assessments, health record reviews and admission assessment 
  • Work with residents, families and community partners to ensure residents have access to all applicable community services and funding sources
  • Be resident-centered in your approach and model our values in all of your interactions with the public, team members, residents and their families

 What you’ll need:

  • A demeanor that is caring, approachable and professional
  • A Bachelor’s Degree (Masters preferred) in Social Work from an accredited Canadian school and Registration with the Alberta College of Social Workers (mandatory)
  • 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 clture of caring
  •   …And, oh yeah, competitive wages and benefit plan