Providence Health & Services Hospice Grief Counselor - Spiritual Care Snohomish in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Grief Support Counselor (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to the Spiritual Care Snohomish at Providence Hospice & Home Care of Snohomish County in Everett, Washington.
This position provides grief intervention and counseling to families. Facilitates support group and assists in programs (such as Camp Erin) as assigned.
In this position you will:
Provide individual and family grief support and counseling
Co-facilitates the bereavement program’s support groups as needed
Responsible for the bereavement program components and training associated with Camp Erin, as assigned
Participates in community education to promote understanding of grief and issues of bereavement
Establishes and promotes positive working relationships both within the team, agency and organization
Participates in relevant education activities to improve job knowledge and to promote professional growth
Required qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in In social work or counseling from an accredited school or equivalent educ/experience
Current MSW/CSW license in the State of Washington or related field license “Counselor, LMFT, LMHC,” or licensure in process
Current Washington State driver’s license and have access to daily use of an insured reliable vehicle or an alternate ability to travel to sites as required.
Valid Provider CPR
Health care and/or pediatric services setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Five (5) years experience in Hospice
Education and/or experience in counseling, including basic psychological, social and spiritual needs of the bereave persons and risk assessment when appropriate
About the ministry you will serve.
Providence Hospice and Home Care provides quality, timely, comprehensive medical care in the homes of patients in Snohomish County in Washington State, including Camano Island. Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our community by providing professional, compassionate, quality care, in appropriate settings, enabling individuals and families to manage health care problems and life-threatening illnesses. The wide-ranging care we provide includes the service of physicians, registered nurses, CWCN registered nurse wound care specialists, medical social workers, rehabilitation therapists, home health aides, chaplains and volunteers.
Our Inpatient Hospice Care Center provides a unique alternative to traditional home-based care for hospice patients who need symptom management which cannot be provided in the home. Located at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, the center serves patients in the hospital and offers the community a complete continuum of hospice care.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Counseling
Req ID: 314525