• Social Worker - Inpatient Hospice 20-32 hr/wk (Madison)

    Job Locations US-WI-Madison
    SW/Social Work
    Regular Part-Time .7-.9 FTE (benefits eligible)
    Full Time Equivalent
    .8 FTE (32 hours/week)
    On Call Responsibilities
    Some on-call responsibilities
    Weekend Rotation
    Weekend rotation
  • Overview

    The Agrace Social Worker position is a wonderful opportunity to help meet our mission of enhancing quality of life for those facing serious illness. This position coordinates direct and indirect patient-focused care with a dedicated and collaborative interdisciplinary team and maintains accountability for all social work practice, patient outcomes and referral to community resources.


    For more than 40 years, Agrace has been a nonprofit, community based health care agency dedicated to providing expert physical, emotional and spiritual support to patients and families through the stages of serious illness. Agrace Hospice is nationally recognized for the comprehensive hospice services we provide in patients' homes, the Agrace Hospice inpatient units and skilled nursing and assisted living facilities throughout south central Wisconsin and north central Illinois.


    This position ensures a patient and family centered focus while providing social work assessments, interventions, evaluations, documentation and coordination of care in an inpatient/acute care setting. The ideal candidate will be compassionate, independent, organized and enjoys a variety of patients and diagnoses. This position works primarily business hours with some on-call and weekend rotation. The position is located in the Madison Inpatient Unit but occasionally travels locally to patient homes and health care facilities. The position can be hired on a 0.5 to 0.8 FTE (20-32 hours per week) basis depending on the availability of the applicant.


    To qualify, you must have:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related field, from an accredited program required; Master’s preferred.
    • Certification/Registration/Licensure: Current, unrestricted Wisconsin certification in Social Work
    • 1 year social work experience in a health care setting required
    • Previous experience with terminally ill, grief and/or bereavement counseling desirable
    • Valid Wisconsin driver license and automobile insurance.  Must have access to automobile in good operating condition.

    Agrace HospiceCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


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