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Social Worker - Licensed

Professional Counselor | Massillon, OH | Contract

Job Description
Social Worker – Licensed
Work Location: Massillon, OH

Job Summary/Description
Knowledge of governmental rules & regulations; social work; counseling (group & individual); client/patient care; crisis intervention; employee instruction. Ability to counsel on sensitive matters; proofread technical materials, recognize errors & make corrections; recognize unusual or threatening conditions & take appropriate actions; understand an abstract field of study; problem solve in situations with many variables; apply social work theories, principles & techniques.

Job Duties/Responsibilities/Functions (including but not limited to)
• Within scope of practice, performs psychosocial interventions with clients, performs individual, family or group intervention (e.g., counseling, testing & education of the client)
• Develops intervention goals & objectives designed to give education & resolve client's problems in functioning
• Participates in process of establishing, implementing & evaluating treatment system's goals & objectives
• Interviews clients & client's family to establish case goals & objectives
• Assesses clients & determines specific intervention techniques for clients & monitors client's responses to treatment systems & provides feedback on effectiveness of prescribed treatment
• Evaluates lower-level social workers' cases & client's progress resulting from prescribed treatment plans
• Maintains necessary data documents to satisfy requirements of federal, state & local agencies
• Prepares data requiring social histories, admission/ aftercare summaries, court documents & completes forms required by law &/or department policy
• Serves on treatment teams & program development teams
• Attends training meetings, intradepartmental meetings & court hearings & establishes & maintains working relationship with other facilities, agencies & support services in order to coordinate referrals & conduct follow-up services
• Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
• Requires current license as social worker (i.e., LSW) as issued by State of Ohio Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage & Family Therapist Board in accordance with ORC 4757.28.
• Completion of continuing professional education for license renewal pursuant to ORC 4757.33.
• May require travel to community site under contract with Department of Mental Health.

About InGenesis
InGenesis is dedicated to placing people in positions that preserve life, improve lives and inspire others. This does not happen without passionate people, skilled colleagues who are motivated to create innovative solutions and deliver superior service to our clients. Founded in 1998, InGenesis manages thousands of employees, including pioneering healthcare, science, technology and pharma professionals. The workforce solutions company includes almost half of the Fortune 500 in its nearly 300 clients. It is recognized as one of the largest healthcare staffing firms, and InGenesis is the largest minority/women owned healthcare staffing firm in North America.

EEOC Statement
We support a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against employees and applicants for employment on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, veteran status, or other classification protected by law.