Social Worker (LMSW or LCSW) in Brooklyn, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 8/28/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    8/28/2020

Job Description

Large New York City health system seeks a Social Worker (LMSW or LCSW) to coordinate social services for the participants, families, and caregivers within their Brooklyn Nursing and Rehabilitation facility.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Organize and facilitate the initial assessment, care planning, and discharge process, serve as member of the interdisciplinary team, and assist in the on-going evaluation of the adult day health center.
  • Facilitate admissions of new residents through initial interview/assessment, counseling, and scheduling care plan meetings.
  • Assess psycho-social needs with Care Plan Team and determine care needs of each potential participant.
  • Plan for and provide information to participants and caregivers regarding services available throughout transition period and upon discharge.
  • Advise and keep informed all center staff and caregivers involved in the participants care of current psycho-social issues pertaining to participant and available community resources on a regular and routine basis.
  • Determine the need for additional health care or other services and facilitate the referral process for those services.
  • Coordinate with Care Plan Team to ensure scheduled completion of all care plans in accordance with required timelines.
  • Lead regular social work group programs in coordination with the Program Manager or designee.
  • Provide counseling, education, and/or crisis intervention as needed to participants, caregivers, and staff

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work
  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • A minimum of one year of post masters degree experience

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Salary: $55,000 – $75,000 DOE