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 Cardiovascular Program and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
This Cardiovascular Clinical Social Worker will be responsible for:
Providing a wide range of clinical social work services to children, adolescents and their families while inpatient in the Cardiovascular Program.
Psychosocial screening and assessments.
Short-term focused counseling.
Facilitation of use of hospital and community resources.
Psychosocial consultation to multidisciplinary team and case management, including acute assessment and consultation of child protection cases, crisis intervention and grief/bereavement counseling.
Strong multidisciplinary team approach.
To qualify, you must have:
A Master's degree in Social Work.
Social Work licensure in the state of Massachusetts.
Previous medical social work experience is preferred.
The analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems.
Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
Spanish language skills a plus.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including 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.
Internal Number: 2905254
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.