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Sanford Health Senior Social Worker - Red Lake and Thief River Falls Dialysis - FT Days in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

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Facility: Thief River Falls Downtown Campus
Location: Thief River Falls, MN
Address: 120 Labree Ave S, Thief River Falls, MN 56701, USA
Shift: Day
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 36.00

Job Summary

The Senior Social Worker displays ability to apply the knowledge and skills of advanced social work practice, responding to suspected abuse, neglect or violence in accordance with the National Association of Social Work Code of Ethics policies and procedures alongside the appropriate state laws. The Senior Social Worker possesses an expert level of critical thinking and in-depth psychosocial assessments. Exhibits ability to apply complex concepts to situations. If carrying the correct licensure, may diagnose patients/clients/residents. May provide specialized counseling and support.

The Senior Social Worker serves as a member of the interdisciplinary team in providing assistance with social, emotional and economic concerns of the patients/clients/residents and families/caregivers, thus enabling them to achieve or maintain an optimal level of functioning. Utilizes appropriate age-related patient/client/resident care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult or geriatric patient/client/resident. May work closely with the additional clinical staff to achieve fiscally sound and timely continued planning outcomes. Possesses advanced knowledge of the principles of teamwork. Understands the impact of illness on the patient/client/resident and families/caregivers. Demonstrates knowledge and clinical experience in the psychosocial and economic management of problems commonly occurring with an illness and may provide brief therapy as appropriate. Possesses ability to work with growth and development needs of patient/client/resident populations.

Department Details

Looking for compassionate, self-motivated individual to support Dialysis patients at Sanford Thief River Falls and Red Lake Dialysis centers. Will be required to travel between the two different locations.

Qualifications

Must have a Master’s degree in Social Work from an accredited curriculum required. In Minnesota, must follow Minnesota State statute regarding social worker education. Healthcare and/or mental health hospital experience preferred.

Must possess a license in good standing in state(s) of practice. In Minnesota, must have one of the following:

  • Licensed Graduated Social Worker (LGSW)

  • Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW)

  • Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW)

  • OR other allowed credential based on Minnesota statute

Benefits

Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit https://sanfordhealth.jobs/benefits .

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

Sanford Health has a Drug Free Workplace Policy. An accepted offer will require a drug screen and pre-employment background screening as a condition of employment.

Job Function: Care Coordination
Req Number: R-41760
Featured: No