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University of Rochester Sr Social Worker (S) - 217823 in Rochester, New York

Sr Social Worker (S)

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Strong Memorial Hospital

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Full Time 40 hours Grade 055 Social Work Division SMH


Position Summary:

The senior social worker in conjunction with clinical social work staff is responsible for providing clinical and case management services to adult patients and their families who are identified as needing a guardian established through the court system. When guardianship census is low, the senior social worker will be responsible for providing coverage and/or assistance to Med/Surg units, when appropriate. The senior social worker will provide primary clinical training to all new hires for the inpatient Med/Surg team. The senior social worker is responsible for the professional supervision of the social work staff in the assigned clinical areas. The senior social worker carries out administrative, teaching and consultation responsibilities associated with the social work program. The senior social worker is responsible for the development and coordination of social work services in collaboration with the Clinical Manager and administrative staff in the clinical areas assigned. The senior social worker serves as a liaison with appropriate health and social service agencies in the community.


The Senior Social Worker must have a Masters of Social Work degree from an accredited institution and two years professional social work practice beyond the Master's degree. Licensure as a social worker in New York State. (LMSW). Experience in health care delivery and supervisory experience is preferred.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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