The Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of North Carolina is seeking a full time Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to work in the Emergency Department. The Clinical Social Worker is responsible for the screening, ongoing evaluation, and treatment of patients presenting with mental health or substance abuse complaints. Professional work in augmenting the primary health care physician in making psychiatric diagnosis and providing psychiatric treatment including but not limited to giving a psychiatric diagnosis, providing supportive therapy and providing resources and disposition collaboration with the multi -disciplinary crisis team.This position always functions in an Emergency setting. Candidates with LCSW-A will be considered. This position is 40 hours per week with rotating shifts.
Education and Experience:
One year of professional social work experience, preferably in emergency and crisis situations.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 170982
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