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 Community Base Acute Treatment Program and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Temporary Clinical Social Worker, Community Based Acute Treatment Program (CBAT) will be responsible for:
Providing short-term individual and family therapy to patients aged 8-18, many of whom have co-morbid medical problems, e.g. eating disorders, neurological disorders, etc. at BCH's Psychiatric Community Based Acute Treatment Program (CBAT) in Waltham, MA.
Coordinating clinical care with a multidisciplinary team of two other MSW clinicians.
Conducting patient and family assessments, providing individual and family therapy, collaborating with collateral contacts, and case management for discharge planning.
To qualify, you must have:
A Master's Degree in Social Work. LICSW licensure in Massachusetts.
Experience in a mental health inpatient or acute setting working with children, adolescents and families is ideal.
The ability to independently carry cases while working well within an interdisciplinary team model.
Position is 40 hours week/temporary, available to start in February, with a July end date.
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
Internal Number: 2809239
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.