To provide direct clinical services to clients in a school-based setting, including completion of diagnostic assessment and bio-psycho-social treatment plans
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
* To provide consultation services to school-based staff about specific clients * To engage with parents and guardians regarding client treatment goals and clinical interventions * To provide appropriate crisis intervention when needed in the school setting To provide case management services for individual clients and their families * To participate in appropriate clinical and administrative staff meetings * To supervise junior staff and graduate level interns * S/he will be an active, visible presence in the school milieu, demonstrate interpersonal skills to effectively work in the school milieu and the FC team and maintain a close relationship with the school administration. * S/he will provide direct consultation to the administration related to any school-wide crisis, as well as provide emergency backup for any CWI client when the clinician is not on site. * S/he will assist in the planning and implementation of any whole school interventions such as prevention groups, parenting classes, and teacher education as needed * Possess organizational skills to quickly track referrals, and be responsible for tracking their service * Delivery to obtain proper authorizations for services
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
* General: Masters level degree in Social Work or Counseling with training and/or experience in the delivery of services to a mentally ill population within a school-based mental health service delivery setting. Clinical license * Social Worker II - LCSW: an individual registered as a licensed certified Social Worker by the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers. * Social Worker III - LICSW: an individual registered as a licensed independent clinical Social Worker by the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers. * Social Worker, Supervisor - LICSW: an individual registered as a licensed independent clinical Social Worker by the Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Workers and providing clinical supervision to Staff and/or interns. * GOAL It shall be the goal of the Social Worker to provide each client with the most clinically appropriate, individually planned service within the constraints of Agency fiscal and resource capabilities.
CERTIFICATION, REGISTRATION, OR LICENSURE REQUIRED BY THE JOB
* Licensure in a mental health field such as social work is necessary. * LICSW required. * All licensing requirements must be fulfilled annually.
Associated topics: administrative, administrative coordinator, administrative staff, administrative support, assist, front desk, front office, operation, operational assistant, operational support
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