As part of the Cornwall Community Hospital you uphold the mission, vision and ICARE values in order to create a safe environment for patients/clients, families, staff, physicians and volunteers, recognizing 'Patient Safety' and our hospital's 'Senior Friendly Strategies' as a top priority in creating a culture of safety and 'The Workplace of Choice'. Cornwall Hospital is committed to providing an accessible work environment. Accommodation are available upon request for candidates taking part in the recruitment/selection process.
As a specialist in social work the incumbent will provide comprehensive care to sexually assaulted persons and victims of intimate partner violence as well as embody a culture of caregiver inclusion in the patient’s plan of care.
• Master’s Degree in Social Work• Current registration with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers• Minimum of 3 years’ experience and demonstrated expertise in trauma, dissociation and the symptomatology related to sexual assault and intimate partner violence• Demonstrated case management experience• Valid driver's license and access to own transportation• Proven ability to manage crisis situations• Good interpersonal skills and the ability to develop a community network• Ability to work independently• Strong written and communication skills• Good computer skills • Demonstrated regular, punctual attendance• Demonstrated commitment to patient safety• Functional level in both official languages (oral and written in English; oral in French – and testing completed)Assets:• Certified in non-violent crisis intervention• Experience in criminal court
Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-866-996-0991 (16 years and up)