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Social Worker MSW -40 hours

Company: Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
Location: Westwood
Posted on: November 18, 2023

Job Description:

When you join the growing BILH team, you're not just taking a job, you're making a difference in people's lives.

Job Type:

RegularScheduled Hours:

40Work Shift:

Day (United States of America)Sign On Bonus
The Social Worker role is now eligible for a $3,500 sign on bonus. Important Details: Bonuses are paid out in 2 payments: $1,750 after 30 days of hire and $1,750 after 6 months of hire. To be eligible, you must be a non-BILH employee or a previous eligible employee who returns to BILH after 1 year. Employee must be in good standing to receive the bonus at the time of payment. All bonuses are subject to applicable taxes. If you leave Lahey Health & Medical Center before your first anniversary you will pay back the sign-on bonus to Lahey Health & Medical Center. This program is subject to change at any point.Job Description:

Medical Social Worker LCSW

Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is seeking a (40 hour per week) Clinical Social Worker to join a multidisciplinary team on the inpatient medical / surgical floors. Responsibilities include evaluating and supporting adjustment to illness and engagement in care, as well as addressing barriers and coordination of care. Provide brief counseling to patients and families, community referrals as appropriate, facilitation of family meetings and consultation to interdisciplinary care teams. Individual should be comfortable working with addictions, mental health, homeless/housing, complicated family dynamics, trauma, mandated reporting and competent/comfortable around end of life and or hospice discussion.

Clinical supervision offered for those at the LCSW level.

Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Skilled in the areas of psychosocial assessment, treatment/intervention and coordination of care. Able to provide a variety of treatment modalities; including individual, couples, group and family therapy. Utilizes a theoretical base of knowledge to assess, diagnose, formulate interventions and evaluate clinical outcomes. Candidate should be able to prioritize and manage caseload within a fast paced multi-disciplinary setting.

Education: Graduate of an accredited Master's School of Social Work.

Licensure, Certification, Registration: Currently licensed either at the LICSW or LCSW level by the Massachusetts Board of Licensure for Social Work.

FLSA Status:

ExemptAs a health care organization, we have a responsibility to do everything in our power to care for and protect our patients, our colleagues and our communities. Beth Israel Lahey Health requires that all staff be vaccinated against influenza (flu) and COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Learn more about this requirement.

More than 35,000 people working together. Nurses, doctors, technicians, therapists, researchers, teachers and more, making a difference in patients' lives. Your skill and compassion can make us even stronger.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Keywords: Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Boston , Social Worker MSW -40 hours, Healthcare , Westwood, Massachusetts

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