Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

New York, NY 10013

Department: Social Work Job Number: 5978 Pay Rate: $82388-82388

Job Description

Our client, a Health Center providing affordable healthcare to the underserved and vulnerable in New York City, is hiring a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Join an organization with a mission to improve the health of the community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventive health services, mental health, and supportive services. Be part of a team advocating for and providing a welcoming environment for underserved and vulnerable people, the LGBT Community, and individuals living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.

  • Conduct psychological assessments, assisting diagnosis, create and implement treatment plan with patients in the Primary Care clinic
  • Direct Care
  • Conduct psychosocial assessment, assign diagnosis according to DSM 5 and ICD 10, create treatment plan, and implement treatment plan with patients in Primary Care clinic
  • Complete charting in EMR and concurrent documentation as well as all required paperwork in a timely manner
  • Assist patients with any other needs, including referrals for specialized mental health services
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary team; attend team/clinic/agency meetings
  • Participate in patient recruitment activities
  • Participate in quality improvement and program evaluation initiatives
  • Participate in the development and review of clinic mental health policies and procedures
  • Maintain license to provide mental health services in New York State, LCSW with R privilege preferred
  • Minimum education MSW degree with additional 3 years supervised experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of MSM/LGBTQI issues
  • Ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds in multicultural setting
  • Ability to work with Limited English Proficient populations and interpretation support
  • Familiarity with immigrant issues
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; ability to enter data accurately
  • Familiarity with e Clinical Works (eCW) preferred
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including some evening(s)
  • Ability to be personable in person and over the phone
  • Ability to engage patients in mental health treatment
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team within a hierarchical organizational structure.
  • Ability to work with substance abusing populations
  • Fluency in an Asian language(s) or Spanish preferred
  • Experience in working with HIV and LGBTQ populations is helpful

Job Perks:   

  • Competitive salary, great benefits, and other attractive incentives 
  • Generous PTO  
  • All major insurances (health, life, disability)  
  • Work-life balance is valued   
  • A team environment that believes in employee development, professional growth, and company longevity 
  • Culture is one of mutual respect, teamwork, and equality 
  • The organization embraces and values an inclusive work environment 

Salary: The posted range is not a guarantee. The actual salary will be based on qualifications, experience, and education and could fall outside of this range. Contact us for more information. 
There is no such thing as a perfect candidate, so do not let that hold you back from applying. You do not need 100% of the qualifications to add incredible value to the team. If you are passionate about what you could accomplish in this role, we would love to hear from you! 

Meet Your Recruiter

Magdalena Kociuba
Director, Healthcare Recruitment

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