Social Worker III
Posted on Apr 11, 2019 by Corpus Christi State Supported Living Center
Non-Exempt:ExemptAgency:Health & Human Services CommDepartment:Client Services AdministrationJob Title:Social Worker IIIPosting Number:403873Full Time/Part Time :Full TimeRegular/Temporary:RegularJob Location:902 AIRPORT RDCity:CORPUS CHRISTIContact:AccessHR Service CenterTelephone:Salary Range:$3,520.33 - $5,746.66Salary Group:B19Shift:Days (First)Travel:10%Closing Date: Job Description:
Social Worker III The Social Worker III performs and documents highly complex social services work including serving as a liaison between the individual, legally authorized representative and others to assure ongoing care, treatment and support through the use of person centered practices. This position gathers information to assess the individual's support systems and service needs, including participation in interdisciplinary team meetings, as needed. This position completes an initial social history, as well as maintains appropriate updates. This position may also support the assessment of the individual's rights and capacity to make decisions and provides individual and group training to promote the exercise of rights. Knowledge Skills Abilities:
Knowledge of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, human growth and development, behavioral and mental health, developmental and emotional components of physical illness, social work standards for case management; facility and community resources, and the principles, methods and theories used to practice as a social worker.
Registration or Licensure Requirements:
Prefer either a Licensed Baccalaureate Social Worker (LBSW) and three years of experience or Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) which may be substituted for years of experience. Bachelor's degree in Social work and three years of experience or Master's degree in Social Work and eligible to attain LBSW or LMSW. Must attain Licensed Baccalaureate Social Worker (LBSW) or Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) within 1 year of employment. Social worker is required to maintain licensure in accordance with Texas Board of Social Work Examiners. Prior to obtaining licensure, functional title for the position is Social Services Specialist. Once licensure is gained (or if already bestowed at time of hire), the title of Social Worker and subsequent credentials can be used. You must complete an application to be considered for this job. No resume will be reviewed without an application being submitted for this job. Fill out application for this job by clicking on this link: Category: Social Services , Keywords: Social Worker