General Practice Licensed Clinical Social Worker Job with Greater New Bedford Community Health Center in New Bedford, MA

Integrated Behavioral Health

  • Accepts J1 Visas: Not Specified
  • Accepts H1B Visas: Not Specified
  • Loan Assistance:Not Specified
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  • Academic Opportunity:No
  • Telemedicine Opportunity:No
  • 08/10/2022
  • 1009877

 

Integrated Behavioral Health Social Worker/Mental Health Counselor

Our vision is to improve the health & well-being of each patient, their families, and the greater community. We are seeking a Licensed Social Worker (LCSW or LICSW) or Licensed Mental Health clinician to serve in a critical role-matching patients with appropriate treatment options and overcome obstacles accessing community resources.

 

  • Flexible hours: Monday-Friday
  • Generous Benefits Package (Earned Time Off, 12 paid holidays, Medical; upon hire)
  • We will consider LCSWs who are working towards their completion of their LICSW
  • Experience working with adult behavioral health patients
  • Ability to complete diagnostic evaluations for high-risk patients in Medical Assisted Treatment Programs (MATP)
  • Familiar with identifying and accessing psycho-social behaviors that may be impeding a patient’s daily living and activities
  • Strength-based service planning for adults with mental health and substance use disorders
  • Comfortable consulting and collaborating with team members, by way of warm handoff’s from referring providers
  • Spanish, Portuguese, and Creole speaking preferred

 

Required Education & Other Credentials:

  • Education: Master’s Level Degree and License eligible
  • Experience: Two years of clinical work in adult behavioral health required
  • Certification/Licensure: Current MA licensure (LCSW, LICSW, LMHC)
  • Software/Hardware: Proficient with MS Office Suite and Electronic Health Record software

Greater New Bedford Community Health Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate based on race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or any other lawfully protected status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V