Kaiser Permanente Social Worker (MSW) - Behavioral Health Services (Per Diem, South Sound) - LICSW in SEATTLE, Washington

Title: Social Worker (MSW) - Behavioral Health Services (Per Diem, South Sound) - LICSW Location: WA - Seattle-Seattle-Metropolitan Park East Job Number: 162765

We are seeking a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) to provide a wide range of integrated behavioral health services as a core member of the Behavioral Health Services team supporting clinics in the South Sound area.

LICSWs at Kaiser Permanente have a key role in supporting medical teams in delivering evidenced-based wellness and lifestyle management interventions to populations across the lifespan. The LICSW is responsible for psychosocial assessments, diagnosis of mental health conditions, providing brief interventions and short term counseling around substance use disorders and behavioral health concerns. The LICSW collaborates and consults with the team and patient to establish patient centered plan of care. The ideal candidate will bring a strong behavioral and socioecological lens to patient care, and have demonstrated success as part of a highly adaptable, integrated healthcare team. Qualifications: Education Minimum Education Requirements Masters Degree Masters of Social Work (MSW).

Knowledge/Skills Minimum Knowledge/Skills Requirements Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Familiarity with Microsoft Office. Demonstrated success as part of a multi-disciplinary team and commitment to diversity.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills Intermediate Knowledge of evidence based brief interventions to address behavioral health concerns. Ability to manage ongoing short term therapy caseload while also maintaining same day availability for urgent behavioral health needs. Basic knowledge of psychiatric medications. Familiarity with EPIC or other electronic charting systems.

Experience Minimum Experience Requirements 4 year previous social work experience

Preferred Experience 4 years Post-Masters experience, preferably in health care, 1 year integrated behavioral health experience.

License/Certifications Minimum License/Certifications Requirements At time of hire Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) for MSW in Delivery System Operations.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status. Job: Behavioral Health & Social Services Bargaining Unit: SEIU Soc Wkrs & Therapist West FTE: 0 Schedule: Per Diem Shift: Day Job Days of shift: Monday through Friday Hours of shift: 8:00am - 5:00pm Travel: No Job level: Individual Contributor Job type: Standard Employee status: Temporary J2W code: BH5, D1V

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.