Social Service Worker (SRS)

Salt Lake City – Social Service Worker (SRS) – F/T

Are you passionate about making a difference in a person’s life? Extend a hand to those who are suffering. Valley Behavioral Health is seeking a full-time, compassionate, dedicated, engaging, pro-active Social Service Worker for our Specialized Rehabilitation Services program. This is a community based program designed to provide hope and healing to individuals with a variety of behavioral and medical disorders and co-morbidities residing in extended care facilities (i.e. nursing home facilities, assisted living, etc.). This position will enhance lives and heal families struggling to get the help their loved ones so desperately need.

Schedule: M-F; 8-5

Location: 2472 South 300 East, SLC, 84115

Pay: Begins at $16.45

Benefits: Yes. . .Valley provides a generous benefits package including retirement/savings, health and dental, health savings plans and an Employee Assistance Program. Other important benefits include life and disability insurance plans, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, sick leave, flexible spending plans and paid holidays.

Qualifications:

  • Graduated from an accredited University/College with a Bachelor’s in Social Work
  • Must hold current Social Service Worker (SSW) license in good standing with the State of Ut
  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively both in writing and verbally
  • Basic computer skills and efficiency with MS Office and ability to learn new applications easily
  • Meet driver qualifications required if applicable to essential job functions
  • Work as an effective team member keeping client as highest focus

Responsibilities:

  • Tolerant, patient, therapeutic behavior management as prescribed by active managed care plan
  • Effectively teach behavior skills
  • Develop safety crisis plans with client
  • Develop therapeutic relationship with clients and their families
  • Care plan review and assessment of psychosocial information in relation to reviews, development evaluations and other psychosocial rehabilitative services and plans as applicable including gathering of information for said plans.
  • Will provide training to case management staff for Case Manager Certification
  • Assist clients to gain access to needed medical, social, educational, and other services and to ensure that services are coordinated among all agencies and providers involved.
  • Crisis intervention
  • Based on Client Care Plan:
    • Milieu supervision
    • Monitor progress
    • Teach skills
    • Link to community resources
    • Document and bill accordingly
    • Ensure continuity of care
  • –May distribute medications after obtaining proper certification
  • –May transport clients
  • –Other duties as assigned

To Apply:

Direct Link: http://newton.newtonsoftware.com/career/JobIntroduction.action?clientId=8a123cf24569112f01456b3c34da42a4&id=8a29a0184b0aafef014b50df07120bea&source=

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Please visit our website:

  • valleycares.com
  • Click “Careers” tab
  • Under subheading of “SRS Specialized Rehabilitation Services” click job title: “SRS – Social Service Worker – SSW – F/T”
  • Click “Apply for this job”

 

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