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SOCIAL WORKER - BILINGUAL (ENGLISH/SPANISH)

SOCIAL WORKER - BILINGUAL (ENGLISH/SPANISH)

POSITION SUMMARY:

Social workers help people solve and cope with problems in their everyday lives. Clinical social workers also diagnose and treat mental, behavioral, and emotional issues.  

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  •  Diagnose and treat mental, behavioral, and emotional disorders for patients referred by primary care.
  •  Assesses clients’ needs, situations, strengths, and support networks to determine their goals.
  •  Works collaboratively with clients to develop treatment plans designed to improve their well-being.
  •  Helps clients adjust to changes and challenges in their lives.
  •  Researches and refers clients to community resources and service providers as appropriate, advocating for patients to receive needed services.
  •  Responds to crisis situations such as needed.
  •  Maintains updated treatment plans and documentation, (re)assessing patient progress periodically.
  •  Involves family members and collateral contacts in patient care as appropriate.
  •  Provides clinical supervision to LMSWs as needed.
  • Telehealth Home Visits for patients (with or without web enablement and/or homebound) with medical and/or dental care needs.
  •  Performs other duties as needed.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • LCSW with a degree from an accredited school of social work.

EXPERIENCE / TRAINING:

  • Clinical experience in a primary care setting preferred.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) required.

TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS: Occasional travel may be required for seminars, trainings and meetings.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  Ability to move/lift up to 25 lbs.

Contact Organization
https://www.hometownhealthcenters.org