Dignity Health Social Worker in SAN FRANCISCO, California

Overview

St. Mary’s Medical Center has been caring for the health of San Franciscans since 1857 when it was founded by eight Sisters of Mercy from Ireland. It is an accredited, not-for-profit hospital, located across the street from Golden Gate Park. It is a full-service acute care facility with more than 575 physicians and 1,100 employees who provide high-quality and affordable health care services to the Bay Area community.

Home to advanced medical practices, such as the nation’s first digital cardiac catheterization laboratory, innovating orthopedic and spine surgery and comprehensive rehabilitation, and a state-of-the-art cancer center. St. Mary’s Medical Center is one of San Francisco’s leading hospitals, offering patients a full range of outpatient and inpatient services delivered with the human touch. Strategies and business development are centered on Oncology Services, Cardiac Services, and Orthopedics.

Responsibilities

The Clinical Social Worker conducts family therapy sessions and psychosocial assessments, represents the hospital in certain patient legal proceedings (ICR, conservatorship), and facilitates group psychotherapy.

Previous experience in an acute psychiatric child/adolescent setting or residential facility.

Minimum of two years experience working with emotionally disturbed adolescents and their families.

Masters degree in Social work from an accredited school of social work.

Ability to read, write, speak, and understand standard English language with fluency.

California license in clinical social work or license eligible.

Qualifications

Previous experience in an acute psychiatric child/adolescent setting or residential facility. Minimum of two years experience working with emotionally disturbed adolescents and their families. 1-2 years of experience with a minimum of 1 year in area of related field Complete annual safety training. Complete and maintain department specific training. Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with people of diverse race, ethnicity, and culture.Ability to read, write, speak, and understand standard English language with fluency. Ability to conduct family, group and individual therapy. Bicultural; and bilingual in one or more of the following languages: Spanish, Cantonese, Mandarin, Cambodian, Tagalog or Vietnamese. Working knowledge of community resources and referral agencies. California license in clinical social work or license eligible.

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Job ID 2018-52975

Employment Type Per Diem

Department Psych Acute-Adoles And Child

Hours / Pay Period .01

Facility Saint Marys Medical Center

Shift Varied

Location SAN FRANCISCO

State/Province CA

Standard Hours Varied

Work Schedule 8 Hour