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Licensed Medical Social Worker in New Haven, CT at Jordan

Date Posted: 4/21/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position applies to all social workers (full time, part-time, and per diem) working under the supervision and guidance of the Director of Social Work Services. The position entails performing medically necessary home visits in patient’s homes for the agency’s programs in adult medical health, pediatric health, adult behavioral health and child/adolescent behavioral health. The job responsibilities and duties are outlined below.

Qualifications

1. Graduation from an accredited social work curriculum approved by the Council on Social Work Education.
2. Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or Baccalaureate degree in related field.
3. Minimum of 2 years working in a clinical setting.
4. Knowledge of professional social work principles, practices ethics and various treatment modalities.
5. Knowledge of community and its resources, entitlement programs and the case management frame of practice.
6. Ability to communicate effectively and interact with others.
7. Must perform other duties as required by supervisor.
8. Must process a valid driver’s license.
9. Acceptance of a variety of patient/caregiver lifestyles and ability to adapt to associated care delivery needs.

Physical Demands

A. Normal range of vision is required with or without correction.
B. Normal range of hearing is required with or without correction.
C. Ability to sit for long periods of time.
D. Must be able to speak clearly.
E. Must have the ability to get into and out of a vehicle.