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Social Worker
La Grange, IL 60526

Date Posted: Thursday, July 31, 2014

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Maxim Staffing Solutions’ Educational Services division has an immediate opening for a Social Worker in a school setting in the Western suburbs of Chicago. In addition to providing information and counseling for students, school social workers help students, parents and school staff work together to solve problems by communicating and providing referrals to other resources. The chosen candidate will primarily be working with students from the grades K - 12. Our client requires a minimum of at least one year of on the job experience as well as some experience working with pediatrics. For immediate consideration please contact a Healthcare Recruiter at 312-577-5531 or email your resume directly to today!

Responsibilities include:
• Provides medically necessary social work intervention in accordance with physician's orders.
• Assesses patient's psychosocial needs, plans for, evaluates and modifies interventions to meet the established patient goals.
• Collaborates with all disciplines to plan and evaluate team goals for each patient.
• Facilitates patient referrals to community agencies when appropriate.
• Provides financial counseling when necessary to achieve the treatment goals established by the multidisciplinary.
• Assists patient/family/caregivers in planning for present and future psychosocial needs as related to the patient's current status and prognosis including terminal illness.

Qualifications include:
• Master of Social Work degree from a school of social work accredited by the Council on Social Work Education preferred.
• Minimum of one year of social work experience in a health care environment in the last two years preferred.
• Current Health Certificate (if applicable)
• Current PPD or Chest X-ray
• Reliable transportation.

Maxim employees are our greatest asset. We offer the following benefits:
• Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
• 401k Program
• Competitive Pay
• Flexible Scheduling
• Direct Deposit
• Positive Work Environment and Internal Bonuses
• Travel Benefits (as applicable)
• 24 hour on- call service

Since 1988, Maxim Healthcare Services has become one of the largest employers of clinicians in the nation. At Maxim Staffing Solutions, a division of Maxim Healthcare Services, we’re known for our quality of patient care, commitment to employee development and emphasis on customer service. Maxim knows that you deserve great benefits, flexible scheduling and rewarding assignments, so our Healthcare Recruiters will match your skills, experience and schedule in order to find you the best assignments in top medical facilities. Maxim Recruiters are always available to provide you with the assistance you need to get your job done, so call us today; Maxim has a solution for you.


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