Licensed Clinical Social Worker, School

Job Summary

Perfect part-time position!!! The ideal candidate will have experience with children and young adults with special needs.

Specifics

  • Long-term placement
  • Tentative work days are Tuesday and Thursday
  • 8:15am-3:45pm
  • Year-round assignment

Description of Work

Children's social workers help children, young adults, and their families when they are going through difficult times. Social workers build relationships with families. They work with parents to bring greater safety and stability to family life. This position will work alongside other professionals, to ensure that a child or young person receives appropriate care, education, and health services.

  • Assist in the assessment, planning, arranging, and implementing of programs.
  • Assist with the content of education and counseling programs for both individual patients or groups of patients and serves as liaison to community, individuals and groups as appropriate.
  • Counsel patients and interpret to professional and lay groups the special psychosocial needs of patients by identifying psychosocial disorders.
  • Perform short-term counseling and crisis intervention as necessary.
  • Prepare psychosocial educational materials as needed or required.
  • Coordinate with clinical, health education, community health, and other staff members in the provision of services to patients.
  • Provide referrals for services needed.
  • Use tests, measurements, and measurement scales for general and specific assessments as well as objective patient criteria in the provision of services and evaluation procedures.
  • Provide in-service presentations to staff as needed or required.
  • Assume other responsibilities as directed.

Requirements

  • Bachelor of Social Work Degree (Master's Degree level is preferred)
  • Active/Clear social worker license issued by the state of Missouri
  • Active/Clear BLS (American Heart Association)
  • Active/Clear ACLS (American Heart Association)
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, physical exam, immunizations, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other Client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 3% Matching 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program