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

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 053 Psychiatry SMH Crisis

Responsibilities

General Description:

The social worker assigned to the Mobile Crisis Team provides social work assessment, and crisis intervention and treatment to complex mentally ill patients who are at risk in a variety of outreach settings, including group homes, shelters, patients’ homes, and other sites across Monroe County. The social worker on the Mobile Crisis Team works closely with a Crisis Specialist. Through psychosocial assessment, crisis intervention, resource consultation, and brief treatment, psychosocial risk may be minimized and Emergency Department utilization decreased. The Social Worker participates in program policy planning, program development, program evaluation, and public relations activity.

Qualifications:

The social worker who occupies this position must have a MSW from an accredited social work graduate program and must obtain NYS social work license within 18 months of employment. Computer literacy preferred.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Social Worker (S)

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 201550

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time