Behavioral Health Clinician - Waldoboro
Pen Bay Medical Center | Waldoboro, ME
PenBay Medical Center--Waldoboro Family Medicine
Exciting opportunity for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with interest, training and experience integrating behavioral health services into the primary care setting. This is a 24 hour per week position with competitive salary and benefits. The position involves providing screening, assessments, and focused treatment to patients of the practice. Treatment structure includes individual, family, and group work. Persons interested in this position must have experience working with both adults and children. Knowledge of and interest in treating substance use disorders is preferred. The work is enhanced by being part of a medical team with solid experience in integrated work, in addition to collaborative work with a psychiatrist and other integrated clinicians.
Minimum Qualifications: LCSW licensed in the state of Maine.
This position will be a generalist LCSW Master's Level mental health Clinician with interest, training and/or experience integrating mental health services into the primary care setting. This position will be placed in primary care practices, work with adults, families and children; and provide assessment, screening, and referral services.. Additionally, brief individual therapy, prevention and educational services will be provided and include collaborative work with primary care physicians and their office staff, psychiatrists and other behavioral health providers.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs):
- Licensure by the Maine State Board of Social Worker Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker required
- Knowledge of social work theories, therapies and techniques, as used in individual, family and group treatment, as well as principles of social welfare. Ability to teach basic social work principles and applications to the medical setting
- 2+ years of work experience in a health or mental health setting preferred, in order to have proficiency in psychosocial assessment and treatment. Must have considerable knowledge of community resources and agencies and how to use them in resolving complex problems related to health, illness and disability
- Must have a valid Driver's license and reliable transportation
Job Code: 107529
Posted On: 01/22/18
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Job Type: Regular
Job Status: Part Time
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