University of Rochester Social Worker (S) in Rochester, New York

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Part Time 30 hours Grade 053 Social Work Division SMH

Responsibilities

THIS POSITION HAS AN END DATE OF 5/30/18; 9 MONTH POSITION WITH LAYOFF FOR SUMMER MONTHS.

General Description:

The social worker provides a psychosocial assessment, group screening and treatment for 6th through 8th grade scholars at East Lower School, who screen positive for Adverse Childhood Events (ACE’s). The social worker provides a Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Group Therapy, incorporating Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) skills training to improve self-management of attention, emotional regulation, peer relationships and increase resiliency. The social worker works collaboratively with other on-site medical and mental health providers at the School-based Health Center (SBHC), school personnel and student support services, and community providers.

Qualifications:

The social worker that occupies this position must have a MSW from an accredited social work graduate program. They must be licensed by the State of New York (LCSW) within 18 months of employment. Group therapy skills required and group certification preferred.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Social Worker (S)

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 202547

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Part-Time