Licensed Independent Social Worker (550bb)
Social Worker | Lancaster, OH | Full Time, Part Time, Contract, and Temporary
LICENSED INDEPENDENT SOCIAL WORKER
STATE OF OHIO
Make a positive impact in someone’s life today! The State of Ohio is seeking a Licensed Independent Social Worker to provide services at their State-run facilities. This opportunity offers a structured Monday through Friday work schedule making for a great work/life balance.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS FOR EMPLOYMENT:
Requires current license as an independent social worker (i.e., LISW) as issued by State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker and Marriage and Family Therapist Board in accordance with ORC 4757.27.
JOB DUTIES IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE
These duties are illustrative only. Incumbents may perform some or all of these duties or other job-related duties as assigned.
Perform as the lead worker or independently develop and implement treatment plans for clients; coordinate admission, assessment, evaluation, and treatment plans of client's care cycle; provide interventions with acute, more complex clients; handle cases containing numerous factors and problems; provide crisis intervention.
Participate in process of establishing, implementing and directing social service programs and treatment system objectives; develop and design treatment intervention techniques and procedures; evaluate and modify treatment systems to be responsive to client's progress and ability to change behavior; evaluate performance of lower-level social workers in administration of prescribed treatment plans; and maintain necessary data documents to satisfy requirements of federal, state and local agencies.
Serve as active member of treatment teams, training sessions, department procedure meetings, policy review meetings; establish and maintain a working relationship with other facilities, agencies, and support services in order to coordinate referrals and conduct follow-up services.