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Master Social Worker

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Scottsbluff, NE
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Job Description

Under general supervision, performs Master's level professional work developing and implementing social work therapy and services. Incumbents serve on interdisciplinary teams by which appropriate programs for meeting client needs are determined. Provides clinical guidance to social workers, direct care staff, practicum students, and/or volunteers. Work is performed under the supervision of a Certified Master Social Worker. Performs related work as required.

Collects social history data to assess educational, vocational, and social needs and to determine client eligibility for various services. Serves as an advocate for the client by coordinating referrals to various service agencies. Participates in interdisciplinary team meetings to provide social history assessment data for planning appropriate client programs; implements client care plan nterventions. Reviews confidential psychiatric evaluations and assessment data to determine a treatment approach. Conducts individual, group, and family counseling and social skills classes and programs to assist clients in transitioning to nursing homes and residential settings. Includes the client's family/guardian in social history assessments, treatment planning, program implementation, and service referrals.

Documents and reports client's social work activities and maintains necessary records in the client files. Develops therapy knowledge and practice through continuing educational activities and clinical experiences. May conduct research of case files, reports, journals, and other pertinent documentation to facilitate therapeutic/treatment goals.

Job Details

Date Posted October 30, 2017
Date Closes December 31, 2017
Address 1102 W 42nd Street
Located In Scottsbluff, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $20.67 - $30.44, Based on Experience
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Shift
Daytime
8 - 4:30 M - F
Hours 40 hours per week
Start Date 2017-11-27
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 21-1022.00 Medical and Public Health Social Workers
Zipcode 69361
Name Brent Schneider
Address 1102 W 42nd Street
City, State and Zip Scottsbluff
Phone 308-632-0356
FAX 308-632-0304

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Casual Dress
  • Credit Union
  • Flexible Hours
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program
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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
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