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  • 2nd Shift Licensed Social Worker (LISW) (2969)

    Job Locations US-OH-Massillon
    Posted Date 5 days ago(11/7/2018 4:37 PM)
    ID
    2018-2932
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Human Services
    Length of Assignment
    Thru 12/31/18 (Potential Extension)
    Working Hours
    2nd Shift: 2pm-10pm
    Pay Rate
    DOE
    Area of City
    44647
  • Overview

    Seeking a licensed independent social workers to assist in intake of youth and to perform the following duties: Within scope of practice, performs psychosocial interventions with clients, performs individual, family or group intervention (e.g., counseling, testing & education of the client), develops intervention goals & objectives designed to give education & resolve client's problems in functioning, participates in process of establishing, implementing & evaluating treatment system's goals & objectives, interviews clients & client's family to establish case goals & objectives, assesses clients & determines specific intervention techniques for clients & monitors client's responses to treatment systems & provides feedback on effectiveness of prescribed treatment, evaluates lower-level social workers' cases & client's progress resulting from prescribed treatment plans.

     

    Maintains necessary data documents to satisfy requirements of federal, state & local agencies, prepares data requiring social histories, admission/ aftercare summaries, court documents & completes forms required by law &/or department policy.

     

    Serves on treatment teams & program development teams, attends training meetings, intradepartmental meetings & court hearings & establishes & maintains working relationship with other facilities, agencies & support services in order to coordinate referrals & conduct follow-up services

    Responsibilities

    • Performs as lead worker or independently develops & implements treatment plans for clients, coordinates admission, assessment, evaluation & treatment plans of client's care cycle, provides interventions with acute, more complex clients, handles cases containing numerous factors & problems & provides crisis intervention. 
    • Participates in process of establishing, implementing & directing social service programs & treatment system objectives, develops & designs treatment intervention techniques & procedures, evaluates & modifies treatment systems to be responsive to client's progress & ability to change behavior, evaluates performance of lower-level social workers in administration of prescribed treatment plans & maintains necessary data documents to satisfy requirements of federal, state & local agencies. 
    • Serves as active member of treatment teams, training sessions, department procedure meetings, policy review meetings & establishes & maintains working relationship with other facilities, agencies & support services in order to coordinate referrals & conduct follow-up services. 

    Qualifications

     

    • Requires current license as independent social worker (i.e., LISW) as issued by State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage & Family Therapist Board in accordance with ORC 4757.27. 
    • Knowledge of departmental regulations*; governmental regulations, policies, procedures; social work; counseling (group & individual); psychology; crisis intervention; interviewing, statistics, sociology; types & effects of psychotropic medications; employee training & development*.
    • Ability to gather, collate & classify information about data, people or things; interpret variety of instructions in written or oral format; deal with problems involving several variables within unfamiliar context; write meaningful, concise & accurate reports; recognize unusual or threatening conditions & take appropriate action; understand somewhat abstract fields of study; define problems, collect data, establish facts & draw valid conclusions; counsel on sensitive matters.

    (*)Developed after employment.

     

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