LCSW

Bienvenidos Community Health Center Los Angeles, CA
JOB DESCRIPTION

JOB TITLE: Licensed Clinical Social Worker

DIVISION: Behavioral Health Services

STATUS: Full Time/ Exempt

Via Care Community Health Center - East Los Angeles

Organization Mission Statement

The mission of VCCHC is to provide exceptional health care services to our patients in our service area throughout their lives. We envision a day when affordable health care is available to all.

In this position you will:

* Provides Clinical Social Work Services including: psychosocial assessments, diagnosis, treatment planning, psychotherapy with children, adolescents, adults, parents, and families.

* Supervises and trains interns and unlicensed staff.

* Maintain quality assurance of the program

* Work with multidisciplinary team to ensure overall health and well-being of patient

* Conduct intake and assessment of patients available resources and needs

* Formulate assessments and direct treatment accordingly

* Develop an individual-based and/or group-based treatment plan, including medical, psychological, financial and other life issues

* Maintain confidentiality at all times

* Participation in Via Care Community Health Center's Continuing Quality Improvement (QI) program.

* Contributes to program planning, evaluation, report preparation and development of articles.

* Performs other tasks as required or as assigned.

* Maintain a positive working relationship with staff.

* Other duties as designated by the Medical Director or Executive Director

* Must be fluently bilingual in English and Spanish

Required qualifications for this position include:

* MSW from graduate school for Social Work

* Licensed in the State of California by the Board of Behavioral Science Examiners

* Demonstrated expertise/skills in working with the target population

* Two (2) years of experience in Child/Family setting (including internships)

* Must be able to travel to off site and satellite locations

* Must have insured personal vehicle

* Handles emergency or crisis situations

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent(s) of this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and activities required by the position.