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Social Worker - Tory Trauma Program - Critical Care Unit & D4 Intensive Care Unit - Regular Full Time (221260)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 4/14/2022 2:00:47 PM

We currently have a Regular Full-Time opportunity for a Social Worker in the Tory Trauma Program - Critical Care Unit & D4 Intensive Care Unit at our Bayview campus.

Hours of Work:

Weekdays and Weekends as per Rotation: Days; 8 hours; As per schedule

Summary of Duties

To provide a full range of social work services to patients and their families admitted to Critical Care and D4ICU (for non-trauma service patients) within the Trauma program. This includes psycho-social assessments, counselling to patients and families, end of life care, Advance Care planning and goals of care conversations, transition planning, crisis intervention, linkage to community resources, team consultation.


  • Masters of Social Work Degree Required
  • Member of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers in Good Standing
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience working in a Hospital setting
  • Experience in Trauma or critical care preferred
  • Exceptional communication skills required
  • Knowledge of the HCCA and SDM act
  • In-depth understanding of the Sunnybrook Policies that impact transitional planning
  • Strong negotiation and conflict resolution skills
  • Demonstrated skills in Inter-professional Collaborative Practice & Education
  • Ability to balance collaborative practice with self-direction
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and set priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Commitment to student education
  • Experience and commitment to quality improvement initiatives
  • Demonstrated knowledge of organizational priorities and social work scope of practice priorities

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume (in one document) quoting 221260 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

To apply, please click "Apply for Position" at the bottom of this page.

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.

Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.