Social Worker I, Psychiatric
New Jersey Department of Health - Special Treatment Unit

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Post Date: Mar 06, 2023
Job Type: Full Time
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Location: US - New Jersey - Avenel
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Social Worker I, Psychiatric
$55,478.62 - $78,450.85

The Special Treatment Unit, a 500-bed secured forensic facility for sexual offenders located in Avenel, NJ, invites you to join our team of professionals who are making a difference in the health and welfare of New Jersey citizens. Our inpatient units are designed to treat adult males who have been civilly committed under the NJ Sexually Violent Predator’s Act.

Under direction of a supervisory officer in the Department of Health, the Social Worker performs varied types of tasks in assisting adults to make satisfactory social and emotional adjustments.

EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited college with a Master’s degree in Social Work.

LICENSE: Registration as a Licensed Social Worker (LSW) in the State of New Jersey. Applicants may be in the process as long as there is evidence of a passing score on licensure exam and that the application has been submitted.

EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of experience in social case work involving responsibility for gathering and analyzing social information from clients, the determination of their needs, and the planning and administration of treatment plans geared toward the needs of individual clients.

For consideration, please submit your cover letter and resume to:

Ann Klein Forensic Center
Reference Posting #131-23
New Jersey Department of Health
PO BOX 7717
West Trenton, NJ 08625-7717

Equal Opportunity Employer