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 Social Work Department and discover how your talents can change lives. Yours included.
The Clinical Social Worker in our Inpatient Medicine Psychiatry Unit will be responsible for:
Delivery of individual and family therapy for patients and families in a sixteen-bed locked, acute inpatient medical psychiatry unit for youth ages 8-17 with complex medical and psychiatric diagnoses.
Diagnostic assessment and collaboration with multi-disciplinary team to create and implement comprehensive treatment plans, safety plans, daily progress notes, and behavioral plans.
Coordination of care with inpatient and outpatient contacts and various systems (DCF, DMH, DDS), and organization of complex systems meetings with outside agencies.
To qualify, you must have:
Master's degree in Social Work, LICSW in the state of MA.
Experience working with children and adolescents and their families in an acute psychiatric setting preferred.
Crisis intervention and trauma informed care skills and competence working with families from diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds is highly preferred.
Flexibility and ability to work in fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an 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.
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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.