Substance Use Social Worker (ACT)
Center for Urban Community Services
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Post Date: Sep 04, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
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Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - New York - Bronx
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Description
As a member of the treatment team, the Substance Use Social Worker will carry a caseload of 8-12 clients and provide regular follow up, psychotherapy, case management, medication assistance, and crisis intervention. The Substance Use Social Worker will be responsible for providing:

·       Evidence-based and harm reduction oriented substance use treatment, including individual and group sessions,

·       Consultation and support to other team members on treatment approaches,

·       Assistance to clients needing help accessing inpatient services,

·       Good working relationships with inpatient service providers,

·       Consultation with team medical staff on medical approaches for substance use treatment,

·       Consultation with medical providers on serious medical issues related to substance use.

Skills
CUCS requires all full-time social workers who provide services within the LMSW or LCSW scope of practice to have a license within 6 months from date of hire.
Recent and upcoming graduates and experienced clinicians encouraged to apply.
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred, but not required.
Valid NYS driver’s license required.


Notes
Please be advised that you must upload your cover letter and resume in one document. Applicants will only be considered for positions they apply for.
CUCS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind

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