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2018-08-172018-09-15

SOCIAL WORKER (LGSW) - (29911)

Universal Health Services
Lanham, MD
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SOCIAL WORKER (LGSW) - (29911)

Facility Name
First Home Care
Location
Lanham, MD 20703 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Social Worker
Job Description

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The Social Worker  is responsible for the delivery of quality case management services to therapeutic foster youth and their families. This person is responsible for maintaining comprehensive client records and partnering with the team to promote the safety, permanency and wellbeing of their assigned consumer caseload.

 

Additional duties of this position include:

·         Conduct home visits to assess strengths and needs of treatment foster parents and the foster children. 

·            Provide crisis intervention evaluation and assessment services for clients and therapeutic foster care parents in the home environment once foster child is placed.

·         Maintain accurate and current client records in accordance with COMAR regulations and Foundations for Home and Community practices.

·         Provide information, education and guidance to therapeutic foster care parents, the biological families, or adoptive families of clients concerning issues of discipline, limit-setting, substance abuse, budget management, housekeeping, nutrition, independent living skills, communication skills and child development.

·         Assist team in identifying goals, makes appropriate referrals, and coordinates needed treatment services to meet these goals.

Job Requirements

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Qualifications of this position include:

 

·         One or more years’ experience in case management with school systems, military agencies, social services, public and/or private community agencies, churches, civic organizations and/or the courts working with adolescents and/or children and families.

·         Knowledge of community resources and how to access such resources; principles of effective home, family and personal management; family dynamics; crisis intervention management; parenting and child care skills training; home management; resource/network building; and strong organizational and communication skills; assessment/treatment planning skills; understanding of family styles.

·         Active LGSW licensure in Maryland

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