At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
Clinical Social Work Position with the Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT), the palliative care service of Boston Children's Hospital and Dana Farber Cancer Institute.
This PACT Clinical Social Worker will be responsible for:
Providing skilled assessment and intervention for children with chronic, complex and/or life-threatening conditions and their families within a complex medical setting.
Providing clinical consultation as active member of inter-professional care team.
Advocating for interventions that alleviate burden and facilitate coping for pediatric palliative care families.
Arranging referrals and provide hands on support for accessing community services and resources.
Providing bereavement care for families.
Participating in supervision and training in PACT social work fellowship program.
To qualify, you must have:
Master's Degree in Social work and LICSW Licensure in MA.
Experience working in health care setting or in end of life care.
Ability to work in a fast pace setting, managing tasks in a timely manner.
This is a benefit eligible 20 hours per week position – Thurs and Friday schedule – 10 hour days
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.