Northwell Health MSW-Social Worker-Child Psych Clinic in Glen Oaks, New York
Req Number 001XX3
Job Category Social Workers
As a Social Worker you will provide case and group work services to patients and/or their families during patient's Hospital stay. You will ensure continuity of medical care by referral to appropriate follow-up services.
Schedule: Every Saturday 8am-1:30pm
Provides direct service to patients and their families using a variety of social work modalities in order to help clients maximize their functioning. Travel to patient homes, community resources, community meetings may be required.
Advocates on behalf of the client to ensure maximum access to health care.
Maintains appropriate professional patient care documentation as defined by hospital policies and procedures.
Functions in a consultative and educative capacity with all pertinent individuals or agencies that impact on patients.
Prepares materials for supervisory conferences.
May direct the activities of paraprofessional staff, social work interns and volunteers.
May participate in appropriate research, staff development programs and community liaison activities.
Performs related duties, as required.
Master’s Degree in Social Work from an accredited school of social work.
LMSW required within one (1) year of employment. LMSW or LCSW strongly preferred
Child and Adolescent Experience, preferred
Must be available to work every Saturday 8am-1:30pm