The University of Kentucky
University of Kentucky
Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.
|Job Title||Social Worker Senior/On Call/UKHC|
|Department Name||H3070:Continuum of Care Services|
|Work Location||Lexington, KY|
|Type of Position||Staff|
|Position Time Status||On Call|
|Required Education|| |
|Required Related Experience|| |
|Required License/Registration/Certification|| |
CSW required at time of employment
|Physical Requirements|| |
Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, or some standing or walking.
Primarily workings days, Mon-Sun, 8a-4:30p with flexibilty to work evenings and holidays as necessary.
|Job Summary|| |
Provides medical social services to patients and families in cases where specific problems related to environment and/or psychological aspects influence the effective inpatient or outpatient treatment; formulates and implements the patient€™s discharge plan with an assigned medical service which may be at Chandler or at Good Samaritan. Provides assessments in situations of abuse and neglect of all age groups, provides cse management plans and follow up as needed.
|Skills / Knowledge / Abilities|| |
All activities involve high levels of concentration and mental attention.
|Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?||No|
|Preferred Education/Experience|| |
1 year social work experience, preferrably in a medical setting
|Deadline to Apply||05/09/2018|
|University Community of Inclusion|| |
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
The University of Kentucky is a public, land grant university dedicated to improving people's lives through excellence in education, research and creative work, service, and health care. As Kentucky's flagship institution, the University plays a critical leadership role by promoting diversity, inclusion, economic development, and human well-being.The University of Kentucky will be one of the nation's 20 best public research universities.The University of Kentucky is guided by its core values: Integrity Excellence Mutual respect and human dignity Diversity and inclusion Academic freedom Personal and institutional responsibility and accountability Shared governance A sense of community Work-life sensitivity Civic engagement Social responsibility