Licensed Clinical Social Worker

February 4, 2020

Company Name:
Northwest Missouri Psychiatric Rehabilitation Center

Title of Position:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Description:
This is a professional licensed clinical social worker providing casework, group work, and/or client-centered advocacy services to patients or clients in a program for persons with mental illness, mental and/ or developmental disabilities, and/or physical disabilities. An employee in this class performs advanced clinical social work functions in a program for persons with mental illness, mental retardation/developmental disabilities, and/or physical disabilities; Work includes responsibility for initial and periodic social assessments of the clients’ or patient’s social, environmental and economic background for use in diagnosis, prognosis, rehabilitation/habilitation or treatment planning; and involves frequent contact with other health and social service groups to promote cooperative assistance in meeting the social and physical needs of the patients/clients and their families. This position will include providing individual and group therapy, treatment planning, discharge planning, and case management services to clients in a program for persons with serious and persistent mental illness, intellectual disabilities, and/or substance use disorders. The individual will work within an evidence based treatment program with an interdisciplinary treatment team. Supervision may be provided to Clinical Case Work Practitioners completing supervised clinical social work experience as a prerequisite to Clinical Social Work licensure. Supervision is received from a designated superior who reviews work through case review, participation in the treatment planning and/or observation of results; however, the employee is expected to work with a high degree of independent skill and competence within established policies. Any one position may not involve all of the specified duties or knowledges, skills and abilities, nor are the listed examples exhaustive. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION QUALIFICTIONS Possession of a current license to practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Missouri. Will accept LMSW’s or MSW student who needs practicum placement provided they stay with NMPRC to complete their licensure. Excellent State of Missouri Benefit Package Including: •Affordable Health, Vision, Dental Insurance •Paid Basic Life Insurance (amount equivalent to annual salary) •Cafeteria Plan •Deferred Compensation •MOSERS Retirement (Members contribute 4% of pay, to Mosers plan and 1% towards Deferred Compensation) •12 paid holidays per year •10 hours of annual leave accrued per month •10 hours of sick leave accrued per month For additional information on the above positions please contact the Human Resources Office at (816) 387-2516. The Department of Mental Health does not deny employment or services based on race, sex, creed, marital status, national origin, disability or age of applicants or employees.

Name of Contact:
Kayla Bielby

Email Address of Contact:
Kayla.Bielby@dmh.mo.gov