This position will remain open until a successful candidate has been identified.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 12/14/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/26/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under close supervision of the Care Management Leadership, the Clinical Social Worker provides social work services consisting of discharge planning, continuing care resources and clinical social work services, including crisis intervention, patient advocacy mandated reporting, informational and referral coordination of health and mental health services with community providers. The Social Worker is responsible for education of patients, families and/or significant others. Participates in related department functions, such as community and program education.
Depending on experience of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the Clinical Social Worker I, II or III level.
A Master's degree from an accredited school of social work (MSW).
Must have relevant work experience in the acute care setting.
Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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