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Social Worker Supervisor, LCSW

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Community Assistance Network (CAN)


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Published 8 days ago

October 1, 2020
September 30, 2020
$65,000 - $68,000

Under general supervision, provides a full range of direct professional social work services to homeless populations such as children, seniors, substance abusers, and physically or mentally ill individuals. This position will supervise other case managers and oversee operations of the day program. This position will oversee the day program and case management at the Eastside Family Emergency Shelter in Rosedale, MD.

Essential Duties:

Investigates, evaluates, and monitors individual cases. Assists in developing individual service plans designed to prevent or alleviate personal or environmental problems of clients in a social services, health, or mental health program. Determines suitability of individuals for special programs. Provides crisis. Develops and/or participates in public awareness and education programs.

Interprets policy and procedures of the social service program. Assists in policy formation and assures that services assigned are carried out effectively by the case managers. Coordinates one or more activities within a program. Assigns and reviews the work of others. 

Oversees the day program groups and workshops in the shelter.

Consults with other health or social work professionals concerning problems affecting recovery, welfare, and rehabilitation of patients/clients. Acts as a liaison between health, education, welfare, and other community agencies to establish an integrated and coordinated program.

Prepares case histories and other reports, memos, and correspondence. Maintains accurate records of patient/client activities. Facilitates, Attends and participates in meetings and conferences.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of the principles, practices, and theories of social work and human behavior. Knowledge of the diagnosis, treatment, and management of social, emotional, and mental dysfunctions. Knowledge of current social, economic, and health problems. Knowledge of individual, family, and group therapy dynamics and techniques. Knowledge of social work programs, and program evaluation methods. Knowledge of alternate and additional resources for clients/patients.

Skill in applying social work theories and principles to individuals in a social work program. Skill in the development of effective treatment or service programs for individuals and their families and in providing crisis intervention. Skill in interpreting and applying Federal, State, and local guidelines, regulations, and procedures. Skill in establishing rapport with clients/patients. Good interpersonal skills.

Ability to establish effective working relationships with all contacts. Ability to assist in the evaluation of programs and services. Ability to instruct and to set standards for case managers, assigned program and services. Ability to review and coordinate the work of others.

Licenses and Certificates:

Possession of a license, issued by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners, as a Certified Social Worker is required at the time of application. Some positions require possession of a LCSW-Clinical license issued by the Maryland Board of Social Workers at the time of application. Possession of a valid license equivalent to a non-commercial, class C Maryland driver's license may be required for some positions at the time of appointment.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has supervisory responsibilities

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

The employee is occasionally required to sit, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a Full-Time position. Schedule to be discussed with Supervisor.


Travel

Some travel is expected.


Under general supervision, provides a full range of direct professional social work services to homeless populations such as children, seniors, substance abusers, and physically or mentally ill individuals. This position will supervise…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

Benefits to include medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) plan.

Benefits to include medical, dental, vision, and 401(k) plan.

Location

9150 Franklin Square Drive, Rosedale, MD 21237

How to Apply

Please send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary History to mgoffney@canconnects.org.

Please send Cover Letter, Resume, and Salary History to mgoffney@canconnects.org.

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