MSW/LCSW or MFT/LMFT - Behavioral Health

Providence Health & Services

San Pedro,CA  

2019-10-19 2019-11-18
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As the third largest not-for-profit health system in the U.S., we are committed to providing for the needs of our communities – especially for those who are poor and vulnerable – across Alaska, California, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

Our system includes more than 76,000 caregivers (all employees) serving in a range of ministries from birth to end of life, including acute care, physician clinics, long-term and assisted living, palliative and hospice care, home health, supportive housing and education.

We operate 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, 22 long-term care facilities, 19 hospice and home health programs and 693 supportive housing units in 14 locations. Our health plan serves our caregivers and other employer groups covering 436,000 members.


**Providence is calling a Per Diem, N** **ight Shift Social Worker to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro in San Pedro, CA. Night Shifts are scheduled from 11 PM to 7:30 AM.**

**In this position you will:**

+ Provides direct and indirect services to meet the psychosocial needs of patients and their families to include: Premature infants, infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle, and older adults at LCM-SPH. LCMH/LCMH Pavilion

+ Provides clinical social work consultation to LCMSA- Acute and Post Acute settings per requirements and as requested.


**Required qualifications for this position include:**

+ Completion of an accredited Master’s Program in Social Work. LCSW or LMFT desired. MFT or MSW minimum requirement.

+ 2-5 years experience in healthcare related setting with patient population in area of service

+ Advanced communication skills to communicate effectively with patients, hospital staff,physicians and the community.

+ Must be able to fluently speak, read, write and understand English.

+ Flexibility and strong self motivation / organizational skills to prioritize work and make decisions with minimal supervision.

**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**

+ 2 years of recent acute hospital experience strongly preferred

+ Bilingual in Spanish preferred

+ Knowledgeable of case management, group leadership skills, age specific growth and development, crisis and behavior management, family therapy theory and practice, and community resources with discharge planning experience.

**About the hospital you will serve.**

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**

**Our Mission**

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

**About Us**

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

**Schedule:** On Call

**Shift:** Night

**Job Category:** Social Work

**Location:** California-San Pedro

**Req ID:** 226058
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