Social Work Post-Graduate Trainee

Updated: about 11 hours ago
Location: Bryan, TEXAS
Job Type: FullTime

Job Title

Social Work Post-Graduate Trainee

Agency

Texas A&M University Health Science Center

Department

Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Bryan, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

What we believe:

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability.  Diverse perspectives, talents and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values .”

Who we are:

As one of the fastest-growing academic health centers in the nation, the Texas A&M University Health Science Center encompasses five colleges and numerous centers and institutes working together to improve health through transformative education, innovative research and team-based health care delivery.

What we want:

The Health Science Center (HSC) is looking for a Social Work Post-Graduate Trainee, Psychiatry to serve as a member of the Psychiatry and Behavioral Health team. We desire an individual who subscribes to and supports our commitment as stated above. The successful applicant will bring an expert level of experience to the position and understand the demands of supporting executives in a fast-paced environment. This person must be professional, enjoy working in a high-volume environment and be able to apply strong organizational skills while being flexible in their daily routine. If this is you, we invite you to apply to become a member of our team.

Required Education:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, or equivalent level of education and experience that qualifies the applicant to hold a Licensed Master Social Work (LMSW) License in Texas.

Required Licenses and Certifications:

  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) License in Texas.

Required Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Able to engage with processes of clinical supervision with supervisor
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Comfortable with learning new technology and delivering services via telehealth.
  • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others and resolve conflict.
  • Ability to perform all tasks and responsibilities safely without injury to self and others in compliance with A&M System and HSC guidelines.

Preferred Education:

  • A Doctor of Social Work from accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, or equivalent level of education and experience that qualifies the applicant as a specialist in a particular area of direct practice

Preferred Experience:

  • 1 Year of practice experience in a behavioral health or related setting. This experience may be accrued during a graduate program.

Preferred Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Clinical experience with Children, adolescents, couples, substance use, or trauma.
  • Experience in telehealth
  • Experience in working with interdisciplinary care teams
  • Experience in evidence based treatment methods
  • Experience working with diverse individuals and communities


Job Responsibilities


  • Provides detailed Behavioral Health evaluations incorporating a psychosocial history including risk assessment and recommendation for treatment, under supervision of an LCSW-S and within limitations of license.

  • Delivers evidence based psychotherapy to patients using assessment tools to track patient progress and tailored intervention, under supervision of an LCSW-S and within limitations of license.

  • Provides specialty consultation to other health care staff.

  • Assumes responsibility for difficult and complex patients based on experience or area of expertise.

  • Participates as a member of an inter- and intra-disciplinary team, including problem solving, program planning, clinical care planning, and quality improvement

  • Assists with developing and modifying patient triage and intake and referral systems within the clinic.

  • Assists in implementing and training evidence base treatment

  • Documents services and activities per department standards and assists with program evaluation activities to track and analyze utilization and effectiveness of service

  • Participates in continuing education through interdisciplinary didactic and rounding activities.

  • Conducts scholarly presentations to clinic staff and participate in educational activities for staff, students and trainees of other disciplines.

  • Participates in group and individual supervision with clinical supervisor, discussing current patient care, reviewing clinical skill exercises, and ensuring continued professional development.

  • Contributes to department research mission as needed.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.



Job Title

Social Work Post-Graduate Trainee

Agency

Texas A&M University Health Science Center

Department

Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Bryan, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

What we believe:

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability.  Diverse perspectives, talents and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values .”

Who we are:

As one of the fastest-growing academic health centers in the nation, the Texas A&M University Health Science Center encompasses five colleges and numerous centers and institutes working together to improve health through transformative education, innovative research and team-based health care delivery.

What we want:

The Health Science Center (HSC) is looking for a Social Work Post-Graduate Trainee, Psychiatry to serve as a member of the Psychiatry and Behavioral Health team. We desire an individual who subscribes to and supports our commitment as stated above. The successful applicant will bring an expert level of experience to the position and understand the demands of supporting executives in a fast-paced environment. This person must be professional, enjoy working in a high-volume environment and be able to apply strong organizational skills while being flexible in their daily routine. If this is you, we invite you to apply to become a member of our team.

Required Education:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work from a program accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, or equivalent level of education and experience that qualifies the applicant to hold a Licensed Master Social Work (LMSW) License in Texas.

Required Licenses and Certifications:

  • Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) License in Texas.

Required Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Able to engage with processes of clinical supervision with supervisor
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Comfortable with learning new technology and delivering services via telehealth.
  • Ability to multi-task and work cooperatively with others and resolve conflict.
  • Ability to perform all tasks and responsibilities safely without injury to self and others in compliance with A&M System and HSC guidelines.

Preferred Education:

  • A Doctor of Social Work from accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, or equivalent level of education and experience that qualifies the applicant as a specialist in a particular area of direct practice

Preferred Experience:

  • 1 Year of practice experience in a behavioral health or related setting. This experience may be accrued during a graduate program.

Preferred Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Clinical experience with Children, adolescents, couples, substance use, or trauma.
  • Experience in telehealth
  • Experience in working with interdisciplinary care teams
  • Experience in evidence based treatment methods
  • Experience working with diverse individuals and communities


Job Responsibilities


  • Provides detailed Behavioral Health evaluations incorporating a psychosocial history including risk assessment and recommendation for treatment, under supervision of an LCSW-S and within limitations of license.

  • Delivers evidence based psychotherapy to patients using assessment tools to track patient progress and tailored intervention, under supervision of an LCSW-S and within limitations of license.

  • Provides specialty consultation to other health care staff.

  • Assumes responsibility for difficult and complex patients based on experience or area of expertise.

  • Participates as a member of an inter- and intra-disciplinary team, including problem solving, program planning, clinical care planning, and quality improvement

  • Assists with developing and modifying patient triage and intake and referral systems within the clinic.

  • Assists in implementing and training evidence base treatment

  • Documents services and activities per department standards and assists with program evaluation activities to track and analyze utilization and effectiveness of service

  • Participates in continuing education through interdisciplinary didactic and rounding activities.

  • Conducts scholarly presentations to clinic staff and participate in educational activities for staff, students and trainees of other disciplines.

  • Participates in group and individual supervision with clinical supervisor, discussing current patient care, reviewing clinical skill exercises, and ensuring continued professional development.

  • Contributes to department research mission as needed.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Instructions to Applicants: Applications received by Texas A&M University must either have all job application data entered or a resume attached. Failure to provide all job application data or a complete resume could result in an invalid submission and a rejected application. We encourage all applicants to upload a resume or use a LinkedIn profile to pre-populate the online application.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.


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