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

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 053 Psychiatry SMH Ambulatory Svcs

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

The social worker provides psychosocial assessment and psychiatric diagnosis and treatment for emotionally disturbed patients 18 years and older through the Lazos Fuertes Service. The social worker functions as primary therapist and is responsible for the overall coordination and implementation of the treatment plan for patients assigned to his/her caseload. The social worker participates on an interdisciplinary treatment team and develops liaisons with health and social agencies in the community, as well as with other health professionals within the hospital to support evaluation and treatment of the patient. The social worker also provides treatment, and crisis intervention as appropriate.

Qualifications:

The social worker that occupies this position must have a MSW from an accredited social work graduate program. They must meet the qualifications to be a licensed Social Worker within eighteen months of employment.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job Title: Social Worker (S)

Location: Strong Memorial Hospital

Job ID: 212604

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full-Time