Northwell Health MSW-Social Worker-Behavioral Rehab-Westchester in Tarrytown, New York

Req Number 001PJD

Job Category Social Workers

Job Description

Position Summary:

The Licensed Master Social Worker provides a full range of treatment services. Coordinates the assessment treatment and discharge planning of patients with the treatment team, families and community agencies.

Opportunity in Behavioral Health service. Experience with mental health conditions and or substance abuse disorders a plus.

Qualifications

A. Education/Training:

  • Master’s Degree from accredited school of Social Work required.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

  • Excellent organizational skills required.

  • Must be computer literate; familiarity with MS Office software (Word/Excel) required. Data entry proficiency required.

  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English required.

A. Experience:

  • Demonstrated ability to intervene productively in emotionally charged situations.

  • Proven ability to provide psychosocial intervention.

A. Licensure, Registration or Certification:

  • Current, valid NYS license as Master Social Worker (MSW) required or Limited Permit to practice as a Licensed Master Social Worker. Current, valid NYS license as MSW will be required within one (1) year of employment or earlier, pursuant to Education Law, when working under a Limited Permit.

Experience in Mental health and or substance abuse preferred