Career Details

Grief Team Lead

Job Type: Full Time (1.0 FTE)
Location: Waterloo, Ia
Date Posted: 07/07/2023
Apply By: 09/29/2023
Grief Team Lead (Full Time 1.0 FTE) – Waterloo, Ia

Cedar Valley Hospice is the premier hospice agency serving 15 counties with offices in Waterloo, Grundy Center, Independence and Waverly. We are currently seeking a Grief Team Lead to join our well-respected team in our Waterloo office. 

At Cedar Valley Hospice you will work with the best team of clinicians, counselors, administrative staff and managers, utilizing highly regarded practices to provide optimum grief support services to our clients and the communities we serve.

The Grief Team Lead will function as the leader of the Grief Support team.  The Grief Team Lead will evaluate current grief offerings and develop and lead initiatives to further enhance and support the changing needs of the agency. This position will also provide direct grief support services to hospice and community grief clients (adults and children), as well as train and oversee the grief department employees and volunteers.

General office hours will be 8:00am-4:30pm Monday-Friday. Flexibility is needed. Must be available one evening per week up to 7:30pm for evening work based on client needs and group offerings.

Qualifications include: LISW or LMHC preferred, or a Masters in Social Work from an accredited program required with willingness to pursue LISW within 3 years of hire.  Experience in managing employees/teams is preferred.  Experience in grief support, hospice or counseling work and working with children preferred, and excellent communication skills required. Current Iowa driver’s license and reliable vehicle required.   

If you are ready to make a difference and work passionately for a wonderful agency, apply today! Include current resume with application.

Employment at Cedar Valley Hospice requires being fully vaccinated for COVID-19, or having an approved request for reasonable accommodations for a medical, pregnancy, or religious reason, by the start date.

Post offer/Pre-employment physical, tb and drug screen required.