The Arora Group Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Allied / Privileged
Currently recruiting a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) near Jacksonville, North Carolina, to provide care for America's active duty heroes, families, and retirees in any of the Behavioral Health Clinics (Substance Abuse and Rehabilitation Program, Deployment Wellness Clinic, or related clinics) at Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune.
DUTIES OF THE LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER (LCSW):
Perform a full range of clinical social worker procedures in accordance with clinical privileges granted by the Hospital.
Practice as an interdependent member of the health team and provide important components of primary health care through direct social work services, consultation, collaboration, referral, teaching, and advocacy.
Provide direct and indirect services to both inpatients and outpatients in accordance with social work standards of practice.
Assess and treat outpatients in individual, group, couples, and family modalities exercising mature professional judgment and using a wide range of social work skills to include individual and family counseling to assist patients and their families in dealing with chronic and acute diseases/injuries.
Conduct psychosocial assessments to determine patient needs and resources (both family support and community support). Provide counseling to patient and family in matters directly related to patients’ limitation, adjustment to medical condition, and ongoing treatment. Develop and implement discharge plans, follow-up care, and transfers to other health care facilities (e.g., nursing homes, rehabilitation hospitals, and VA facilities).
Plan and maintain referral and coordination services with civilian health and social service agencies to provide optimal patient care.
Provide consultation services to medical, nursing, and ancillary hospital staff regarding psychosocial issues, discharge plans, and follow-up care for patients and families.
Provide crisis intervention services.
Respond independently, and with various media, to appropriate military and community requests for lectures and presentations. Take the initiative in seeking out opportunities to present programs to meet the needs of service members and their families.
Consult with Naval Hospital Command and administration, supplying information and feedback regarding procedures and services provided by the Psychology Division.
Develop and maintain working relationships with community resources. Coordinate with teachers, lawyers, physicians, and representatives of their service disciplines for the benefit of the service member and their families. Take initiative in identifying and assessing the needs of the military community, and organize responses to address those needs.
Act as a human services broker, using clinical judgment and knowledge of area resources to provide information and referrals to patients and other care providers.
QUALIFICATIONS OF THE LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER (LCSW):
Master’s degree in social work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).
2 years post-Masters experience as a clinical social worker within the last 3 years.
Current, unrestricted license to practice independently as a Clinical Social Worker in any one of the fifty States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
U.S. citizen (for access to Government computer systems)
COMPENSATION & BENEFITS OF THE LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER (LCSW):
Excellent starting pay
10 paid Federal holidays
26 days Paid Vacation per year!
Health & Welfare benefit covers health insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance
Dental & vision plans
ABOUT THE ARORA GROUP
The Arora Group is an award-winning, Joint Commission-certified nationwide healthcare services company that, for over 25 years, has provided medical care for the men and women who serve our country in the U.S. Armed Forces. Our mission is to provide world-class care and give our healthcare professionals opportunities to improve their skills, learn from the best, and serve the needs of active duty servicemembers, their families, and veterans.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability
Tags: social work, LCSW, counseling, psychological, traumatic, drug abuse, psychology