Position Title: Licensed Social Worker Position Location: 819 South Salina Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Contact Name: Craig Williams, Director Human Resources Contact Email: Contact Phone: 315-476-7921 Contact Fax: 315-475-1448
CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational
Syracuse Community Health Center (SCHC), Inc. is a private not-for-profit corporation established March 15, 1978 in accordance with Section 330 of the Public Health Service Act that is accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Health Care Organizations.We are "A Place of Choice" not only for patients but for you to work. SCHC is committed to demonstrate excellence daily as we serve our community. We look for people who share in the same mission and commitment of service which is to provide quality health care to all individuals to those who might otherwise be excluded from the health care system, while remaining cost effective, efficient and competitive.We attract and hire the best who are motivated to care and make a difference for people while working in a team environment. When you join the SCHC family you become part of the health care solution. We are committed to creating a work environment that is about work/life balance and excellent service delivery to our patients in our community. Syracuse Community Health Center's total compensation package includes an array of benefits that meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. Learn more about the SCHC System of Care at www.schcny.com.
Syracuse Community Health Center, Inc. has an immediate need for a Licensed Social Worker
Provide individual, family and group psychotherapy and counseling. Licensed Social Workers may provide care in the School Based Health Centers or at our main site on Salina Street.
Conduct intake evaluations, develop and implement treatment plans. Consult with and make referrals to clinical psychiatrist as clinically indicated. Act as patient advocate in securing services related to patients’ social, environmental and psychological needs utilizing community agencies. Provide crisis intervention services for psychological problems as needed during the regular work schedule. Participate in the on-call rotation schedule within the CAPS Department. Provide consultation to the Syracuse Community Health Center’s providers on mental health aspects of patient care. Participate in clinical supervision, case conferences and departmental/unit meetings as scheduled. Maintain accurate, timely and up-to-date case notes for the medical records. Maintain and compile department records, files, logs and reports in accordance with Center policy.
Minimum Requirements: Graduate of an accredited school. Current New York State LMSW License required. Excellent knowledge and understanding of psychopathology and the DSM-IV-TR and the ability to work effectively with a diverse spectrum of patients inclusive of children, adolescents and adults.
SCHC, Inc. total compensation package includes an array of benefits that meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. Qualified minority and bi-lingual candidates are encouraged to apply.