CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER 2
- DCFS - Desert Willow Treatment Center (DWTC)
APPROXIMATE ANNUAL SALARY -
PAY GRADE: 37
For more information on benefit and retirement programs, please see the sections below.
In order to receive consideration, applicants must indicate their availability for any work type, travel, and location requirements listed.
Work Type: Permanent, full time vacancies as they may occur
in this geographical location.
until recruitment needs are satisfied
** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.
Clinical Social Workers provide clinical services to clients/inmates in a residential, home, inpatient, outpatient, rehabilitation, correctional or similar setting.
Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training.
The Division of Child and Family Services is recruiting for a Clinical Social Worker II in Las Vegas, NV at our Desert Willow Treatment Center.
Desert Willow Treatment Center (DWTC) is a locked, 24-hour inpatient facility that provides intensive treatment intervention for up to 20 Severely Emotionally Disturbed (SED) adolescents (ages l2 through 17). DWTC serves youths that are severely at-risk, many of whom have active suicidal and homicidal ideation or experiencing psychotic symptoms. This position provides direct care services to patients on the acute and residential units at DWTC and coordinates admissions; psychosocial assessment; 90-day reviews; treatment plans; individual, family and group therapy. This position is a major contributor in the Trans-Disciplinary Treatment Team meetings and is integral to the presentation of treatment and determining service needs and treatment planning and implementation.
In order to be qualified, you must meet the following requirements:
Education and Experience (Minimum Qualifications)
Licensure as a Clinical Social Worker by the Board of Examiners for Social Workers.
A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant.
A valid driver's license is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continuing employment.
Application Evaluation Exam
The exam will consist of an application evaluation. It is essential that applications include detailed information with time frames regarding education and experience. The most qualified applicants will be contacted by the hiring agency for interview. The hiring agency may require specific skills related testing as part of the interviewing process.