Social Worker

State of Louisiana
$3,904 - $7,025 Per month LA 302 Dulles Dr, Lafayette, LA 70506, United States Apply before 6/27/2024 11:59
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Overview

Supplemental Information


This announcement is to fill two (2) vacancies. 

This position is located in the Acadiana Area Human Services District – Dr. Joseph Henry Tyler Behavioral Health Clinic located in Lafayette. 

This incumbent will function in the capacity of a behavioral health social worker, serving the acute and/or chronically mentally ill adult population, the emotionally/behaviorally disturbed child/adolescent population and their families and clients with addictive disorders/co-occurring disorders.  The incumbent will collaborate with psychiatrists, medical psychologists, nurses, pharmacists, and support staff regarding therapeutic interventions, diagnosis, and provision of evidence-based treatments via individual, family, or group therapy for clients indicated as meeting target population criteria.
 
This incumbent will possess and maintain the necessary licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) by the Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners.
 
This AAHSD SITE is NHSC (National Health Service Corps) APPROVED.  QUALIFYING SOCIAL WORKERS MAY BE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM. 
 
No Civil Service test score is required in order to be considered for this vacancy.  
 
To apply for this vacancy, click on the “Apply” link above and complete an electronic application which can be used for this vacancy as well as future job opportunities.  Applicants are responsible for checking the status of their application to determine where they are in the recruitment process.  Further status message information is located under the Information section of the Current Job Opportunities page. 
 
*Resumes WILL NOT be accepted in lieu of completed education and experience sections on your application.  Applications may be rejected if incomplete. *
 
If you are selected for this position and indicate that you have a degree, you will be required to submit an official transcript.
 
There is no guarantee that everyone who applies to this posting will be interviewed.  The hiring supervisor/manager has 90 days from the closing date of the announcement to make a hiring decision.  Specific information about this job will be provided to you in the interview process, should you be selected.
 
For further information about this vacancy contact:
Jennifer Sonnier, Human Resources Analyst
 
AAHSD-Human Resources
302 Dulles Drive
Lafayette, LA  70506

Minimum Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

A master's degree in social work from an accredited school of social work followed by three years of professional level social services experience.

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:

Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) by the Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners as required by law.

NOTE:


The master's degree in social work must be from a school accredited by the Council on Social Work Education, 1701 Duke Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314.

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