Johns Hopkins Medicine Social Worker II- LCSW (Behavioral Health) in Baltimore, Maryland




Social Worker II- LCSW (Behavioral Health)

Requisition #: 164461

Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center,

Baltimore, MD

Category: Social Work/Mental Health

Work Shift: Day Shift

Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)

Weekend Work Required: Yes

Date Posted: Feb. 12, 2018

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

The successful candidate will perform psychosocial assessments and develop mutually agreed upon intervention plans with patients and families on the chemical dependency detox unit as well as in the Emergency Department. This will include intervention for substance use disorder and other co-occurring mental health disorders. Will provide referrals to community agencies that will support efforts to guide health maintenance, recovery and optimal coping. They will be responsible for implementing safe and sustainable post discharge plans. Must be able to work collaboratively on a multidisciplinary team. Experience should include behavioral health in a medical or substance abuse treatment setting. The patient population presents with significant psychosocial needs including but not limited to chemical dependency.

Full Time, Day Shift

8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Location: Chemical Dependency Unit and Emergency Department

Education: Master's degree in social work and two years of post-masters experience providing clinical social work, preferable in a health care setting

Experience: two years experience

Licensure: LCSW-C

Job Details

Works in patient care areas where there are no physical discomforts due to dust, dirt, temperature and the like

Works in normal office environment where there is little discomfort to due to the extremes of heat, dust, noise, temperature and the like

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.