The Social Worker, LICSW provides assessment and clinical care, including evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, consultation, and referral, to a diverse population of Harvard students and their dependents. Counsels and provides outreach and education, consults with University administrators, maintains quality assurance, and participates in improvement activities. Participates in after hours on-call and urgent care schedules.
This position will also serve as a part-time Community Referral Coordinator (CRC). In collaboration with the Clinical Care Coordinator, the CRC will:
-Facilitate student connections to community mental health providers, including providing direct referrals and assisting students in understanding and accessing insurance benefits -Maintain a system to follow-up and track referrals to the community to ensure quality of care -Serve as a liaison to community providers and expand network of community referral options
Salary Grade: 057
Union: 00 - Non Union, Exempt or Temporary
Experience with emergency care and crisis management. Demonstrated work experience in the following areas: assessment/treatment of a diverse population, substance addiction, eating disorders, multicultural adjustment issues, student health issues, and outreach and consultation in a university community. Fluency in a foreign language (Chinese, Japanese, Korean or Spanish).
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, intermediate Excel skills
Excellent organizational, analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 54473BR
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