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Social Worker - Licensed - Adult Respond

Chattanooga, TN, United States

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Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Parkridge Valley Hospital
Chattanooga, TN

Licensed Social Worker - Adult Campus - Respond Unit

Shift Details: PRN  | 12 hour shifts possible weekends | Minimum of 1 shift per week required but additional shifts available per week
 

Are you interested in working with individuals that may be struggling with behavioral or substance abuse issues?  At our Parkridge Valley Adult campus, we give you the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others in our inpatient hospital programs.      

Job Summary:

The Social Services Representative is responsible for assessing the psychological, social, cultural and/or financial needs that impact the patient's health and recovery. 


Responsibilities:

  • Conducts individual, group and family sessions for patients as indicated patient treatment plan.
  • Facilitate identified support groups to meet the needs of patients/families as indicated by medical record.
  • Is able to set limits as needed by recognizing potential behavior problems and does so in a caring and consistent manner.
  • Participates as a member of the multidisciplinary treatment team.
  • Attends patient treatment planning meetings and reviews on an ongoing basis.
  • Active participation in the planning and execution of treatment regimes.
  • Makes necessary contacts with community resources to ensure continuity of care.

 

Education:

Master’s Degree in related field.  Tn LPC, LMSW, or LCSW Licensure Required. Experience in Diagnosis and Behavioral Health strongly preferred.

 

Parkridge Valley, a two-campus behavioral health facility with Parkridge Health System, has served the Chattanooga area for over 40 years, providing expertise in treating a broad range of mental health and chemical dependency issues for all ages.

 

Parkridge Valley Adult & Senior Campus

The Parkridge Valley Adult & Senior Campus focuses on treatment of psychiatric and addiction issues in adults.  Services include inpatient, outpatient programs and partial hospitalization programs for mental health and/or substance abuse.

 


42SX

42PX

NC

0521

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED Required
  • Master’s degree in Social Work or related field Required
  • Behavioral Health experience strongly preferred
  • TN Licensure Required

Facility: Parkridge Valley Hospital
Job ID: 00584-13634
Category: Behavioral and Social Work
Contract: PRN/Per Diem
Shift: PRN
Job Class: PRN

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