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

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 055 Psychiatry SMH Social Work

Responsibilities

General Description:

The senior social for BHP is responsible for the supervisory and administrative oversight of social workers assigned to the service. The senior social worker provides psychosocial assessment, psychiatric diagnosis and treatment for adult patients 18 years and older who are enrolled in the University of Rochester health care plans. The social worker functions as primary therapist and is responsible for the overall coordination and implementation of the treatment plan for patient assigned to his/her caseload. The social worker participates on an interdisciplinary treatment team and develops liaisons with the health and social agencies in the community, as well as with other health professionals within the hospital to support evaluation and treatment to the patient. The social worker provides treatment and other interventions as appropriate to assigned patients.

Qualifications:

The senior social worker that occupies this position must have a MSW from an accredited social work graduate program. They must be a NYS Licensed Clinical Social Worker. If licensure has not been obtained upon employment, the individual has 18 months within which to obtain it.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Sr Social Worker (S)

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 203344

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time