Social Worker I (MSW)San Diego, California Apply
This is a Casual, Grant-Funded position with an anticipated assignment length through June 30, 2019.
The Social Worker I (MSW) applies principles of Social Work and other behavioral health practices to provide patients and families with assessment, interventions, support, advocacy, and case management as a primary provider and / or as ancillary support to the primary medical provider. In all departments, practices as a member of multi-disciplinary team, in the provision of clinical intervention and support to patients and families. The Social Worker I (MSW) assesses, develops treatment plans, and intervenes to address the needs identified in the assessment and by the Team. Utilizes knowledge of culture, age, and developmental stages to develop treatment plans and provide interventions, either as an independent practitioner or as a member of a clinical team. Also may provide support and debriefing to RCHSD staff following traumatic events. Unlicensed Social Workers may provide supervision to Social Work and / or MFTT Interns, at the discretion of the Supervisor and as allowed by the academic institution.
Master's Degree in Social Work, Counseling, Therapy, or related field
1 year of experience and/or 1 year pediatric professional experience
Registration with the State of California as an ASW, IMF or PCCI
CA Driver’s License and Proof of Auto Insurance if applicable
3 years of experience
Knowledge of evidence-based practices utilized in clinical interventions
Experience in assessments and treatment of children and adolescents
Certification in Clinical Supervision in the State of California
Experience in trauma, bereavement, chronic illness, catastrophic diagnosis, family violence, child protection, and bio-ethical issues
Experience working in an acute-care hospital setting