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Psych Social Worker - Licensed, Satellite Mid City, SMVH $5K Sign-On Bonus

Job ID 114653 Date Posted 11/17/2021
San Diego, California
  • Sharp Mesa Vista
  • Satellite Mid City
  • Day Job
  • Part-Time
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Responsibilities

Summary

The Psych Social Worker is responsible for conducting behavioral health psychosocial assessments and clinical interventions, inclusive of individual, group, and family therapy.  In collaboration with the interdisciplinary treatment team, the Psych Social Worker coordinates patient care and provides case management for assigned patients. 

Adult Outpatient Services at the Mid City location is a highly intensive program that treats both young adults in the Transitional Age Youth (TAY) program experiencing mood disorders, thought disorders and co-occurring mental health issues as well as adults managing more chronic symptoms of mental illness. Both programs offer a support therapeutic setting for patients experiencing significant disruption in daily living and takes a short term, group-oriented, modified cognitive-behavior approach.

As the largest behavioral health care provider in San Diego with 149 beds, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital provides a full range of programs to people of all ages including children, adolescents, adults and seniors challenged by depression, substance abuse or serious mental illness. The hospital’s robust Clinical Research Program has conducted more than 250 clinical trials of investigational medications since its inception in 1963, providing new options and hope for people with mental illness.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

**Qualified candidates may be eligible for a $5K sign-on bonus**

**Employees may be eligible for a $1K referral bonus**

Location

Although the primary location will be Mid-City, this position will be required to travel to alternate work sites based on department needs.

 

Hours

Part- time (0.8 FTE) 8-hour shift; 8:00 am -4:30 pm

 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work
  • LCSW License
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association
  • One year of experience in a behavioral health setting

 

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Desire to join a high performing team in a fast-paced clinic setting
  • Experience with and passion for TAY population 
  • Three years of experience in a behavioral health setting
  • Acute psychiatric hospital experience
  • Discharge planning/case management experience
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