Social Worker

TITLE:   Full-Time Staff Social Worker (35 hrs./wk), Family Support Out-Patient Clinic
444, St. Marks Place, SI 10301

REPORTS TO:  Yezenia Ortiz-Perez, LMSW,  Director, Family Support Clinic

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  1. LMSW, LCSW, LMHC (required). Unlicensed or limited permit will not be considered
  2. Must be able to work afternoon and evening hours
  3. Experience working with children and families in out-patient or in-patient settings.
  4. Experience with high volume caseload including high-risk cases
  5. Spanish-speaking preferred

RESPONSIBILITIES:  include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Participation in team meetings, agency in-service training program, and community outreach
  • Interpretation of diagnostic results and evaluations
  • Provision of individual, family and group therapy in out-patient clinic-based setting
  • Adherence to policies and practices as stipulated in agency’s Policy and Procedures manual
  • Timely documentation of all client activity as required by NYS law and NYC contractual obligations
  • Contact and coordination with community providers, pediatricians, schools, other entities where appropriate/necessary
  • Meet monthly productivity requirements
  • Obtain prior-approved authorization from third-party insurance carriers, in a timely manner
  • Regular communication with psychiatrists, nurse, and physicians responsible for the care of identified client
  • Compliance with NYS Mental Hygiene and other laws pertinent to patient care, clinical records, and child abuse/neglect reporting, and documentation
  • 35 hours per week; schedule to be determined; evening hours required
  • Other duties as assigned by management

SALARY:  Dependent upon experience

Please send resume and cover letter, in confidence, to HR , mwalsh@simhs.org , by 9/25/17   EOE