Children's Hospitals & Clinics of Mn Social Worker (LICSW) - Transplant Team in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Social Worker (LICSW) - Transplant Team (170271BB) Department Overview The Social Work department provides emotional support and counseling to children and their families. They provide crisis intervention services, help with adjustment issues, grief and loss counseling, mental health assessments, case coordination, community advocate support, and short-term therapeutic interventions. Position Summary We're seeking a clinical social worker to collaborate with the heart transplant team at Children's MN. The social worker will provide assessment, as well as direct clinical support, and intervention, with our patients and their families. The social work candidate will receive additional training specific to the transplant process, as they join our growing and dynamic medical team, who will serve heart transplant candidates in the year ahead. In addition, they will also collaborate with the current cardiovascular intensive care social worker. For 2018 this position will begin as a .5 FTE, with the expectation to grow to a 1.0, or full time FTE, in 2019. Qualifications * Minnesota state LICSW required. * Master's degree in Social Work. * Knowledge of Community Resources. * Experience providing crisis intervention. * Two years experience with counseling in a health care related setting or two years experience in a pediatric related setting or completion of graduate internship in either of the above settings. Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Additionally, we are a drug-free workplace and require all candidates to pass a drug test before beginning employment as well as participate in E-Verify.