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(Archived) Social Worker/Clinician Job in Syracuse, NY

Last Updated: 7/16/21

Job Description

DirectShifts is seeking a Social Worker/Clinician to work in Syracuse, NY

The Social Worker/Clinician is responsible for the assessment and delivery of quality mental health care to youth and families. The Clinician will work on a team, assessing a youth's/family's needs, and is responsible for developing, assessing and modifying the individual service plan in collaboration with the youth/family and multi-disciplinary treatment team.

Essential Functions:

  • Demonstrated ability to diagnose and treat children/youth and families.
  • Provides individual and group therapy, including structured and process groups, within a variety of settings, based on group/client needs and Clinician credentials.
  • Depending on level of experience, provide clinical consultation and training to staff.
  • Relied upon as the primary contact for the service plan, and is able to expertly and succinctly communicate at all levels both orally and in writing.

Qualifications - Master's degree in Social Work, Mental Health, or related field required; as well as NYS professional license in chosen field. 1-3 years of experience is required for Clinician I candidates. 3-5 years of experience is required for Clinician II candidates. Candidates must have thorough knowledge of individual and family systems and applicable treatment models, well developed advocacy skills, and knowledge and understanding of basic clinical documentation. Candidates should have a valid driver’s license and meet agency driving standards.

The following professional licenses are eligible for this position. Consistent with state professional licensing laws, additional restrictions might apply:

•Licensed Clinical Social Worker •Licensed Master Social Worker •Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist •Licensed Psychologist •Licensed Mental Health Counselor •Licensed Creative Arts Therapist

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DirectShifts is an equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Credentialing on DirectShifts keeps you in our system for current and ongoing consideration."

Company Details

New York, New York, United States
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