Internship Masters Social Work(MSW) - Hospice & Palliative care-

Overview

VNSNY seeks for Master in Social Work/MSW students ( first year who has clinical experience or second year) in Hospice / Palliative Care across all boroughs and Westchester to begin in september 2020- May 2021. able to commit to 21 hours per week
-In addition to supervision provided by the SIFI trained mentor, we will have a monthly educational session for the five students on advanced topics in end of life care, and a monthly process/support group to help maximize the experience.


Responsibilities

For Social Worker Student - non-employees

The student would fulfill all the roles mentioned below:

  • Help facilitate decision making about medical care and plans
  • Help family members adapt to role changes brought on by the illness
  • Help improve family communication
  • Help patient and family manage difficult feelings such as anxiety, depression, fear, confusion, anger and grief
  • Help arrange adequate home, hospital or nursing home care
  • Help provide information about community resources and programs
  • Help resolve financial strain through acquisition of available benefits

They will carry (by mid November) 8-10 cases of terminally ill patients and their families, and will be working in any one of the five boroughs. The bulk of the work is homecare, with half a day a week at the administrative office located in the particular borough.

headquarters on 220East 42nd Street.

Optimally we would like torecruit a student in every one of the five boroughs.

Staten Island

1150 South Ave Fl 3

3Rd Floor

Staten Island, NY 10314-3404

Queens - needs car

7520 Astoria Blvd Ste 220

East Elmhurst, NY 11370-1131

Brooklyn - needs car

1630 E 15Th St

Brooklyn, NY 11229-1192

Bronx - needs car

1200 Waters Pl,

Bronx, NY 10461

Manhattan

220 E 42nd St

New York, NY 10017


Posted
07/15/2021
Type
Full time
Salary Range
$27,000.00 - 48,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Location
Springfield, NJ 07081, US