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Bereavement Coordinator - LCSW or MFCC - 1487951

San Jose, CA

Bereavement Coordinator – LCSW or MFCC in the Greater San Jose area


Sign on bonus eligible up to $10,000


Hybrid Position.  Full Time - 40 hours


Responsible for the home health, hospice, and bereavement social services programs. Provides fiscal management, designs and provides training, and monitors the on-going volunteer activities.



Essential Functions:

• Consults and provides resource to designated interdisciplinary team members to maximize patient care outcomes and resource utilization.
 • Ensures compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
 • Provides supervisory oversight regarding skills development, individual competency, capability and positive outcome participation as a team member in the development of integrated care plans, focusing on collaboration, and results oriented implementation functions.
 • Manages staff to meet administrative expectations in the areas of standards of practice, policies and procedures, annual departmental goals and objectives, quality improvement, and licensure and accreditation.
 • Designs, implements, monitors and evaluates the bereavement program services on an on-going basis for effectiveness and applicability. Oversees the bereavement volunteers.
 • Responsible for developing and maintaining community relations and all community liaison activity.
 • Provides primary lead for outside presentations, convening informational workshops, meetings and training sessions.
 • Participates in the departmental quality assurance program, evaluating the social services and bereavement activities.
 • Monitors and maintains the budget. Identifies and recommends opportunities for cost savings.

• Minimum three (3) years of experience in program management, supervision, or oversight responsibilities, as well as direct counseling work with individuals/groups, in a health care setting.
 • Minimum three (3) years of counseling experience.

• Master's degree in counseling, social work or related field.

License, Certification, Registration
• Current professional licensure (LCSW or MFCC), or certification.

• Must be licensed in CA

Additional Requirements:
• Understanding of new and innovative organizational change processes.
 • Demonstrated expertise in working with grief /loss issues and crisis intervention.
 • Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience in budget management, program planning, program development, and strategic planning.


Competitive compensation - $115,100 - $135,000 and excellent benefits package

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