At Boston Children's Hospital, success is measured in patients treated, parents comforted and teams taught. It's in discoveries made, processes perfected, and technology advanced. In major medical breakthroughs and small acts of kindness. And in colleagues who have your back and patients who have your heart. As a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School, our reach is global and our impact is profound. Join our acclaimed Primary Care Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Clinical Social Worker will work as a member of a multidisciplinary integrated behavioral health care team providing behavioral health consultation to patients and the medical team. This Behavioral Health Social Worker in Primary Care will be responsible for:
Providing care to families who may be coping with developmental and mental health challenges, poverty, homelessness and children with complex medical needs.
A variety of functions including behavioral health assessments and treatment, care coordination, advocacy crisis assessment.
To qualify, you must have:
Master's degree in Social Work. Licensed state of MA.
LICSW, License for independent practice in state of MA required.
CANS certification is highly preferred.
Experience providing mental health services to children and adolescents, caregivers experiencing poverty, chronic stress, PTSD and related mental health disorders also highly preferred.
Bilingual Spanish/English preferred.
* This is a benefited 20 hour/week position. Hours are somewhat flexible but one evening is required. (Tuesday 12 – 8, another 8 hour day until 6 pm or 7pm, and Friday 10-2 are a must). *
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.