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Children's Hospital Boston Clinical Social Worker, MSW Emergency Dept. 20 hours Weekend eves in Boston, Massachusetts

65114BRJob Posting Title:Clinical Social Worker, MSW Emergency Dept. 20 hours Weekend evesDepartment:Medicine-Emergency MedicineAutoReqId:65114BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:20 Job Posting Category:Social ServicesJob Posting Description:This Clinical Social Worker Emergency Services will be responsible for:

  • Responding to social needs and issues in the Emergency Department and throughout the inpatient services.

  • Completes biopsychosocial assessments and other specialized trauma assessments.

  • Provides trauma-informed, strengths-based interventions on behalf of patients and families.

  • Screens and assesses patients for needs regarding social determinants of health.

  • Providing case management and advocacy on behalf of patients and families.

  • Collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams and community providers on behalf of patients and families.

  • Providing brief, solution-focused interventions and develops safety plans with patients as needed.

  • Using techniques including motivational interviewing, reflective listening, and trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral treatment to support patients and families

  • Providing crisis intervention and problem-solving support as needed.

  • Providing information, referrals, and counseling relative to child protective needs, intimate partner violence, end of life needs, community violence, substance use/abuse, mental health concerns, and homelessness.

  • Providing education, crisis intervention, and emotional support to patients and families as needed.

  • Communicating effectively and proactively with various healthcare professionals and team members.

  • Developing and maintaining effective therapeutic relationships with patients and families

To qualify, you must have:

  • A Master’s degree in Social Work, and LCSW or LICSW is required.

  • Strong clinical skills and experience with various therapeutic modalities.

  • Cultural sensitivity and comfort with a wide range of racial and ethnic populations. Cultural competence is very important. Bicultural/Bilingual competency is a plus.

  • Must be comfortable in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment (sense of humor is valued!).

This position is 20 hours, weekend evenings Saturday and Sunday, and e/o Friday 3:30p-12a. This position is also eligible for part –time benefits. This position is also eligible for a $2500 sign on bonus

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.

Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular

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