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#102897 Clinical Social Worker III - Owen Clinic

Filing Deadline: Thu 2/20/2020

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 12/02/19 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/11/19. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Recognized as one of the nation's outstanding HIV primary care clinics, the Owen Clinic embraces a whole-person view of HIV care, offering a range of programs to address the spectrum of ways in which a person’s life may be impacted by a chronic health condition such as HIV. The Owen Clinic is an HIV Clinic that is culturally, LGBT diverse and located in the heart of Hillcrest. At Owen we provide a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology and a renowned research program.

Under general supervision, and in addition to performing the full range of operational level duties, the Clinical Social Worker III is responsible for administering licensed social service program or relevant work. Provides licensed social work services consisting of continuing care services and clinical social work services, including crisis intervention, mandated reporting, information and referral, coordination of health and mental health services with community providers. The social worker is responsible for education and advocacy of patients, families and/or significant others. Participates in related department functions, such as community and program education.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master's Degree from an accredited school of social work.

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) - issued by the state of California

  • A minimum of three (3+) years post MSW experience.

  • Knowledge and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience with HIV patients and/or at risk populations.

  • Bilingual Spanish.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
CLIN SOCIAL WORKER 3
Department:
Owen Clinic
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
3
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Mon-Fri

 

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