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17 Aug 2022

Full-Time Social Worker II – #17699

Illinois Department of Human Services – Posted by IDHSHR01 Springfield, Illinois, United States

Job Description

Agency: Department of Human Services
Closing Date: 8/30/2022
Salary: Anticipated Salary: $5,246 – $8,180 per month
Work Hours: Monday – Friday; 8:00AM – 4:30PM; weekends and Holidays Off
Work Location: McFarland Mental Health Center – 901 E Southwind Rd Springfield, IL 62703-5125
Job Type: Salaried Full Time
County: Sangamon
Number of Vacancies: 1

Apply Instruction:
Please apply for the position through the link here: https://illinois.jobs2web.com/job-invite/17699/.

Position Overview
The Division of Mental Health is seeking to hire a Social Worker II for the McFarland Mental Health Center located in Springfield, Illinois to serve as member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team and performs extensive casework in the role of Treatment Coordinator. Provides comprehensive social work services for the unit including formulation of psychosocial assessments; designing, developing, implementing, and evaluating treatment plans; providing individual, group, and family therapies; and develops discharge plans for continuing recovery in the community. Serves as a member of various Performance Improvement Teams to promote quality and safety initiatives. Develops comprehensive psychosocial assessments with information gathered through interviews. Assesses financial status of assigned patients.

Job Responsibilities
1. Serves as member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team and performs extensive casework in the role of Treatment Coordinator.
2. Provides individual therapy and counseling to assigned patients.
3. Develops comprehensive psychosocial assessments with information gathered through interviews with patients, families, and community referral sources.
4. Provides discharge planning to link individuals with appropriate services for continued recovery in the community.
5. Assesses financial status of assigned patients.
6. Serves on the facility hospital performance improvement teams.
7. Performs other duties as required or assigned which are reasonably within the scope of the duties enumerated above.

Minimum Qualifications
1. Requires a master’s degree in social work from a recognized college or university supplemented by one year of professional social work experience in the evaluation and treatment/habilitation of intellectually and developmentally disabled, or other disabled patients.

Conditions of Employment
1. Requires the ability to work after business hours, weekends and holidays.
2. Requires ability to pass the IDHS background check.
3. Requires ability to pass a drug screen for drugs prohibited from recreational use under Illinois Law.
4. Requires the ability to meet all agency vaccine/health-related policies and guidance.

How to Apply

Please apply for the position through the link here:  https://illinois.jobs2web.com/job-invite/17699/.

Job Types: Full-Time.

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