Visiting Nurse Association of Boston Hospice Social Services and Pastoral Care Director in Woburn, Massachusetts
Hospice Social Services and Pastoral Care Director
Office Location:Woburn, MA
Summary: Responsible for planning, coordinating and directing all psychosocial services including oversight of social work services, volunteer services, spiritual care and bereavement services provided by the agency. Active member of the Hospice Leadership Team working closely with Director of Clinical Services and other Hospice Directors.
Education: Master's Degree in Social Work required. Current LICSW license.
Experience: Minimum 3 years hospice experience. management or supervisory experience preferred. Understanding of hospice philosophy of care and issues of death, dying and bereavement preferred. Demonstrated ability to provide leadership and mentoring of staff to foster excellence in patient care. Understanding of social service and pastoral care delivery within the hospice model.
About VNA Care:
As the Commonwealth's largest home health and hospice provider, VNA Care serves more than 50,000 patients each year. Founded by Massachusetts most established and trusted home care organizations, VNA Care Network, VNA of Boston, and VNA Hospice & Palliative Care; VNA Care has the capabilities and resources to deliver a full range of home health, hospice, and community services to patients of all ages and health care needs. VNA Care, a subsidiary of Atrius Health, focuses on promoting the health and well-being of patients and families by providing high-quality, cost-effective health care to vulnerable individuals in their homes and communities.