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Supervisor, Social Work

Supervisor, Social Work

Job Locations 
US-CA-Ontario
Category 
Clinical Delivery Field
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 
6/12/2018
Job ID 
2018-2205

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Overview

The primary role of the Social Work Supervisor is to plan, organize, and direct the work of professionally trained social workers who are responsible for assessing the psychosocial needs of members and providing risk-focused care coordination to address issues that impede their ability to adhere to their medical care plan.

Responsibilities

  • Improve workflows regarding social work internal referral processes.
  • Monitor referrals and case management activities.
  • Provide individual supervision to assigned social work staff.
  • Respond to requests for consultation to assigned social workers as needed.
  • Identify, track, resolve and report any quality of care issues.
  • Participate as an active member of the local interdisciplinary care team (IDT).
  • Meet and confer with market leadership regarding local issues, including patient care plans.
  • Participate in interviewing, hiring, evaluating and disciplining of social worker staff.
  • Assist with education, in-service training and social work orientation.
  • Conduct quarterly performance evaluation of assigned social work staff.
  • Participate in resolution of conflicts between social workers and among social workers, members, and Landmark Health personnel.
  • Participate in local leadership meetings.
  • Prepare for and lead regular meetings with social work team.
  • Develop and maintain productive relationships with key community partners.
  • Responsible for updating resource books for all markets served.
  • May provide coverage for social workers as needed (vacation, sick or vacancy) and other duties.
  • May provide clinical supervision to associate clinical social workers.

Qualifications

  • Five years of social work experience (internship not included)
  • At least 2 years of social work supervisory experience
  • Experience working in or with healthcare
  • Excellent communication skills and knowledge of accessing community resources
  • Master’s Degree (MSW) in Social Work
  • Possession of a valid state driver’s license, automobile insurance and access to a automobile
  • Two years as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) preferred
  • Experience in delivering home-care or field case management is preferred

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