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Social Worker in White Plains, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 10/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    1 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:
    10/30/2018

Job Description

A leading nonprofit social services agency has several needs for Social Workers to work in their Residential Treatment Programs and Day treatment programs located in White Plains. The Social Workers are needed to work in partnership with Case Managers and other Campus Team members to provide therapeutic services to children and their families, with the goal of cultivating a safe and permanent outcome for every child.

Responsibilities:

  • Clinical assessment of child and family service needs; initial and on-going trauma assessment and psychological summaries
  • Conducting individual, family and group psychotherapy that is focused and goal oriented as clinically determined, primarily in home and community settings
  • Generating individualized treatment and discharge planning
  • Conducting crisis counseling as requested
  • Documenting all evaluations and treatment in accordance with protocols and regulatory requirements
  • Collaborating and consulting regularly with team members: Case Managers, Millieu Counselors, Medical Providers and School Administration

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Successful candidates will have at least a MSW with plans of becoming a LMSW within a year; LMSWs and LCSW’s are preferred.
  • Should demonstrate the ability to focus treatment and planning with children and families towards permanency.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to collaborate with client and teams that are culturally and professionally diverse.
  • Excellent writing and follow-up skills are required. Bilingual English/Spanish is highly preferred.