Social Worker

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Social Worker
Department Internal Medicine - 31510
Pay Grade 7
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Responsible to the Specialist Case Manager for providing services for a population of patients with HIV/AIDS; counseling and educating patients and their family members, partners and caregivers regarding available programs and services and the methods and processes used to access these services; working closely with the clinical therapist and with regional mental health organizations and advising physician staff regarding the mental health needs of the patient population; teaching and clinical research functions; performing various administrative functions; and performing other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

-Knowledge of the principles, skills and techniques of medical social work;
-Knowledge of adult education and processes;
-Knowledge of managed care and community services;
-Knowledge of processes involved in applying for disability and for specific services such as vocational rehabilitation;
-Ability to develop and maintain positive interpersonal relationships;
-Ability to establish constructive relationships with people of diverse backgrounds;
-Ability to communicate effectively;
-Ability to utilize computer programs to prepare reports and to collect data;
-Ability to organize and maintain an accurate filing system;
-Ability to work independently.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in social work required; two years experience as a social worker required.

Preferred Qualifications
Salary $30,850 - $36,605

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00067P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? Yes
Open Date 06/16/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Contingent on grant funding

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter