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Social Worker in Manhattan at The Jewish Board

Date Posted: 8/12/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Manhattan
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/12/2018

Job Description

PURPOSE:

The Social Worker is responsible for supplying necessary clinical intervention within the realm of the program.  Provide cultural competent and sensitive services.  As part of a therapeutic team within the Agency, work closely with the divisions' medical, psychiatric and psychology staff, to ensure the appropriate treatment interventions for the client.

RESPONSIBILITIES include but not limited to:


•         Assessment of risk and discharge status for residents.


•         Individual, group and family therapy –  in the community  as needed.


•         Conduct with Transitional Care introductory home visit.


•         Case documentation including but not limited to: psychosocial assessments, treatment plans, treatment plan reviews, progress notes, referral summaries and updates, recertification updates and court reports when needed.


•         Attend weekly supervision and as needed group supervision


•         Attend and participate in weekly treatment conferences.


•         Oversee coordination between all disciplines and case coordination.


•         Collaborate with previous providers as well as discharge referral providers.


•         Collaborate with Office of Mental Health on Length of Stay documentation and expectations.


•         Attend daily community meetings in the milieu.


•         Participate in Utilization Review quarterly.

Job Requirements


Master’s degree in Social Work, (MSW), with a minimum of one year of relevant experience with similar population. LMSW or LCSW certification required.