Clinical Social Worker, MSW, Otolaryngology/Communication Enhancement
Boston Children's Hospital
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Internal Number: 65382BR
Job Summary This is a 40-hour Social Work position in the Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement. The department provides care for a wide variety of congenital and acquired conditions of the head and neck, ranging from airway obstruction and thyroglossal duct cysts to chronic ear and sinus infections. Although all our specialists care for the common ear, nose and throat (ENT) disorders of children, our individual expertise is reflected by our multiple specialty programs, designed to address more complicated pediatric otolaryngology problems in a multidisciplinary team fashion.
This Clinical Social Worker will be responsible for:
Providing clinical social work services to assist patients and families with personal, family, medical and environmental difficulties.
Performing psychosocial and risk assessments, assigning diagnoses and developing and implementing interventions and treatment plans.
Participating in planning and implementation of discharge and outpatient service plans and collaborating with health care team and community agencies to plan, implement and follow up on treatment and provision of needed services.
To qualify, you must have:
Master's Degree in Social Work, and LCSW or LICSW is required.
Experience in medical environment is preferred
Knowledge of child development, excellent communication skills, flexibility and ability to work in fast-paced environment.
Bilingual/bicultural/diverse candidates are encouraged to apply
This position is eligible for a $5000 sign on bonus!
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.