There is an immediate need for multiple social workers to work as part of a multidisciplinary team at a mental health hospital in Farmington, MO. These positions are 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday. While they are temporary jobs, it is possible that they could become permanent.
Openings exist in the adult psychiatric unit (minimum security) and the sexual offender service (high security). All positions require a Masters degree in Social Work.
In both the Adult Psychiatric and Sexual Offender Treatment Service, social workers will be part of a multi-disciplinary team.
Primary duties include:
- Writing assessments, notes, and treatment plans
- Facilitating treatment groups
- Acting as liaison with patient’s family and guardians
- Facilitating the discharge process for patients
Treatment modalities in the Adult Psychiatric unit include Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Illness Management and Recovery programming. The Sexual Offender service uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as the primary mode of therapeutic intervention in group therapy.