Social Worker

  • Dube & Pottas Inc.
  • Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Jul 28, 2016
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Job Summary:
Social Worker in a Physical Rehabilitation Hospital who forms an integral part of the multidisciplinary team and are responsible for a variety of functions contributing to the patient's outcome including:
Emotional and supportive counselling to the patient and their family, education on the injury or illness,
financial and social assistance, employer liaison, Discharge planning, referral to community resources and follow up post discharge.

Minimum requirements
Degree in BA(SW)
Registered with the SACSSP
Minimum of 3-5 years' experience in Medical Social Work
Computer literacy with strong administration and organisational skills

Efficient time managing 
Excellent in building relationships with clients and colleagues
High standards of performance
Very strong communication and interpersonal skills