Community Outreach Social Worker for Trauma Department
Job Requisition: 106164
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Schedule: Full-Time Benefits Eligible (Non-Union) – AF
Shift: Day Shift (1)
Location: Washington, DC
Posted Date: June 15, 2017
Works with the Hospital’s Trauma Department and partnered community agencies in providing patient support for socio-legal concerns of trauma patients. Assesses patients from a culturally and ethnically diverse population and provides psychosocial intervention while establishing plans for effective management of identified needs. Acts as advocate between the Trauma Department, patient families/caregivers, and community agencies.
EDUCATION: Master’s Degree in Social Work is required.
PRIOR EXPERIENCE: Approximately one to two years of progressively more responsible job related experience in social work. Experience with victims of violence is preferred.
CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION/LICENSURE: A District of Columbia license in Social Work is required. Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) is preferred.