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Employment Opportunities

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UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland - Medical Social Work Fellowship

Posting Date: October 10, 2020

Job Title: Medical Social Work Fellow

Job Description: 

The Post- Master's Medical Social Worker Fellowship Program is a 12- month training program to provide the Post- Master's Medical Social Worker Fellow with expertise and advance clinical skills while working as a medical social worker in the outpatient, specialty healthcare clinics.  The Fellowship Program provides a year of comprehensive training and intensive supervision for a variety of specialized skills in order to identify any barriers to medical care that impact the family's ability to cope with their child's medical condition.  The Fellow is an integral member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team, assisting the hospital in creating an environment and attitude responsive to meeting patient and family needs through understanding psychological, socioeconomic, cultural, emotional and spiritual factors influencing health and illness.  Upon graduation from the Fellowship Program, the Fellow is prepared to become a valued employee to the hospital, working as a highly-skilled medical social worker with advanced clinical skills. 

Minimum Requirements:
Education: Master's Degree in Social Work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education.  Eligible for registration with the Board of Behavioral Sciences for accrual of licensure hours. 
Licensure:   Participation in training program will allow for partial fulfillment of required supervised hours for licensure.      
Certification:  Completion of panel application as required by California Children's Services, CCS.
Skills and Abilities:  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.  Ability to work under pressure, respond to crisis situations, and to function as member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.
Experience:  Previous experience in a healthcare setting, especially pediatrics preferred.  Prior experience in a community based organization or social services setting.

Vibra Hospital Director of Case Management

Posting Date: October 19, 2020

Job Title: Director of Case Management RN/MSW

Job Description: 

The Director of Case Management is responsible for monitoring quality patient standards, patient and payor satisfaction levels, and for ensuring that
patients are receiving prioritized, cost-appropriate and quality services. Will assess, organize, develop, implement and evaluate the case management program and activities in accordance with current federal, state and local standards, guidelines and regulations and the Joint Commission standards. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide case management services to the patient population experiencing medically complex conditions, general medical-surgical conditions with rehabilitation and wound care needs.

Contact Ryan for more information: rohearn@vibrahealth.com or 717-480-7227.

To Apply: Visit website 

Social Worker IV - Children's Services Branch

Posting Date: September 28, 2020

Job Title: Social Worker IV - Sutter County Children's Services

Job Description: Under general direction, the Social Worker IV performs casework of an advanced nature dealing with complex individual and family problems; undertakes intensive treatment plans and counseling requiring professional knowledge and training; performs other related work as assigned.

Social Worker IV  requires a Master's degree and social work case management experience in a public or private social services agency. This is the highest non-supervisory level in the series. Incumbents perform casework requiring the application of high level and sophisticated social services expertise and techniques, generally in areas such as adult and child protective services.

Social Worker IV differs from the next higher class of Social Worker Supervisor I in that the latter is the first supervisory level. Social Worker IV differs from Social Worker III in that the latter does not require both a Master's degree and qualifying experience.

To Apply:  Click Here

Seneca Family of Agencies - Master's and BA Level Positions Available

Posting Date: September 17, 2020

Job Title: Team Supervisors, Master's Level Clinicians, and BA Level Counselors at Bay Area programs

Job Description: 

Job openings at Seneca Family of Agencies, a nonprofit mental health organization that works with children and families. We are currently looking to hire recent and upcoming graduates for master's level clinical roles and bachelor's level counselor roles in our newest programs in the Bay Area, and it would be great to connect with some of your current or former students that would be interested in learning more about us.  

We are looking for motivated students who align with our core value of unconditional care by empowering children and families through the most difficult times in their lives. We especially appreciate students who value diversity and want to give back to our communities with a career directly impacting youth.

See this flyer (PDF) for more information.


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