Clinical Social Worker: 40 hours/week
LCSW or LICSW Required
Exciting and challenging opportunity as a dedicated ambulatory social worker providing clinical social work to patients and their families at the Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women’s Cancer Center at Chestnut Hill.
Excellent opportunity for a social worker with prior medical background including oncology experience. Position calls for psychosocial assessment and intervention, crisis intervention, consultation, and ability to work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team.
Opportunity for individual, family and group work. Candidate must be able to thrive in a fast paced, complex, academic medical environment where the social worker is a key, valued member of the multi-disciplinary medical team.
This is an opportunity to contribute to social work practice in an oncology service that combines compassionate care with a commitment to be on the forefront of developing new and more effective cancer treatments.
If interested in this opportunity, please submit a resume and a cover letter detailing your experience, qualifications and skills for this position.
M-F; 40 hours/week
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is opening a new outpatient cancer facility in January 2021 in Chestnut Hill. The new ambulatory center, located at 300 Boylston Street, Chestnut Hill, will provide much needed space for adult patient care to support our patient growth. Dana-Farber - Chestnut Hill will offer Clinical and Research Laboratory Services, Clinical Trials, Imaging, Infusion Services, Nutrition Support, Retail Pharmacy, Social Work, and Transfusion Services. This will be a multi-disciplinary, state-of-the-art facility designed to maintain the same model of care that is currently given to our patients on our Longwood Campus.
Master’s Degree in Social Work from accredited program, Massachusetts license, previous experience in hospital or medical setting, bilingual English/Spanish preferred; cultural sensitivity and age-specific competency required.
Crisis intervention; treatment skills; strong clinical assessments/judgment, including interdisciplinary teaming skills; excellent communication, oral and written; strong organizational skills; ability to set priorities; tolerance for ambiguity; analytical skills; computer proficiency.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.