SOCIAL WORKER CLINICAL-PSYCH in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support and respect of an organization that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

We are seeking a compassionate, experienced Social Worker to join our Psychiatric Acute Care team at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego. Our diverse team is dedicated to serving the community with the highest quality of care.

Social Workers provide an important role within the hospital by assisting patients and families with personal and environmental problems which relate to mental illness or which interfere with their obtaining maximum benefits from available services. Active in discharge planning, program development and provision of groups and services. Provides peer supervision for other staff and education for social work interns.

This position is Full-Time, 8 hour DAY shifts, VARIED schedule that includes Weekends. (80 hours per Bi-Weekly pay period)

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  • Masters degree in Social Work (MSW) or Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) from an accredited University/College
  • Licensed by the state of California Behavioral Science Examiners Board as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Marriage Family Therapist (LMFT)
  • BLS for Healthcare Provider American Heart Association

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in Psychiatric Acute as a Social Worker
  • Strong experience in Discharge Planning

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.