Social Worker
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Toronto, ON
Posted: 8/14/2019 9:57:48 AM

We currently have a Temporary Part-Time opportunity for a Social Worker in the Nursing departments at our Holland Centre Campus (until approx. September 2020).

Summary of Duties

To provide a full range of social work services to patients and their families at the Holland Orthopaedic and Arthritic Centre. This includes psycho-social assessments, counselling to patients and families, discharge planning, crisis intervention, linkage to community resources, team consultation.


Masters Degree in Social Work
Member of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers
Minimum two (2) years of experience working in a Hospital setting
Exceptional communication skills required
Familiarity with issues of capacity and consent
In-depth understanding of the Sunnybrook Discharge Policy and its application
Strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills
Ability to be a team player as well as self-directed
Ability to manage multiple tasks and set priorities in a fast-paced environment
Commitment to student education
Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter (in one document) quoting 191525 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.