Franklin Health Pediatrics has an exciting opportunity for a part time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). Join our dedicated team and experience a culture of clinical excellence and open, caring acceptance. At Franklin Health Pediatrics, we offer a supportive, team environment where you will work collaboratively with physicians and the entire healthcare team to facilitate care for children and families in need of behavioral health services.
The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) for Franklin Health Pediatrics is responsible for performing direct service delivery in the practice office setting. As a member of the patient's primary care team you will help facilitate care for patients, intervening in a wide spectrum of health and mental health issues. Responsibilities include short-term outpatient treatment for individuals and families seeking mental health counseling.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Documented completion of an accredited Masters of Social Work Program
- Licensed by the State of Maine for clinical practice (LCSW)
- At least 5 years of clinical practice in an outpatient setting preferred
- Prior experience with children desired
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills necessary for interacting with patients, physicians, supervisors and other staff
- Skill in time management, problem solving, multitasking, prioritizing and medical care coordination
- Ability to respond to the changing workload based on patient census
- Ability to maintain professional manner even under stressful situations
- Proficient computer skills
About Franklin Health Pediatrics
Franklin Health Pediatrics, Franklin County’s only pediatric medical practice, has been recognized for being a patient-centered medical home model, a widely recognized symbol of quality that is only earned by successfully passing rigorous and thorough reviews. We are located in the beautiful Franklin Health Medical Arts Center which features an open floor plan with cathedral ceilings, a fieldstone fireplace, and large windows facing the Healing Gardens. Franklin Health Behavioral Services is located in the same building, allowing us to provide our patients with continued, seamless care, in a beautiful setting, right here at home.
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.