Social Worker – Masters
Do you want to help make people healthier? Do you enjoy working with youth and families?
Wexford/Crawford PHO is hiring a School and Community Based Mental Health Provider - Complex Care Coordinator. Our organization exists to improve the health of the people of northern Michigan and we are currently partnering with the Health Endowment Fund & the Wexford-Missaukee ISD to support the integration of behavioral health services within school settings.
Minimum Level of Education & Experience Required:
Master's degree in Human Services field (MSW or MA) with license as a mental health professional in the State of Michigan. Fully licensed preferred, limited license considered with expectation to complete and meet all requirements for full licensure.
Experience in providing mental health services with youth and family in outpatient; crisis; school or home based services. Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in best practices of mental health treatment. Knowledge of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and standardized assessment tools such as depression or anxiety screening. Ability to develop an individualized plan of care and to provide individual, group, and/or family interventions based on identified need in the school or community setting. Collaborates with school personnel, client/family, community providers, healthcare providers, and members of the PHO behavioral health team.
Ability to demonstrate strong customer service, public speaking, and writing skills in a fast paced and changing environment is required. Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently as well as a team player to accomplish goals.
Ideal candidate qualifications include:
Seeking to assist with improving the lives of youth and families in your community.
Energized by being in a fast paced environment working with youth.
Positive in your approach to working with mental health and trauma.
Eager to be part of an integrated approach to the delivery of behavioral health services.
Flexible enough to handle changing priorities and respond to immediate needs.
Proactive in building relationships with youth, families, and collaborative partners.
Additional & preferred qualifications include:
Have experience working within a school setting with youth and families.
Have experience working with an EHR for documentation and care planning.
Have experience leading groups.
This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Further, this description is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.