Licensed Clinical Social Worker

  • Prineville, OR 97754, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Are you a dedicated Social Worker looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients? Our client, Lutheran Community Services Northwest (LCSNW) makes our world a safer, healthier and more hopeful place to live for us all. We help vulnerable children, families, immigrants and others overcome life’s most difficult challenges to become flourishing members of society. We create thriving communities enriched by diversity and the strengths of people who triumphed over adversity. LCSNW has nearly a century of experience, expertise and a legacy of success serving more than 60,000 people each year across Idaho, Oregon and Washington.

In Central Oregon, LCSNW has been serving Crook and Deschutes Counties since 1984. We provide behavioral health services in Bend, Prineville and Terrebonne. People who struggle with life’s most overwhelming challenges; mental illness, addiction, violence, isolation and injustice will find hope, resources and healing with the help of our dedicated clinicians, mentors and peer support specialists.

MISSION: Lutheran Community Services Northwest partners with individuals, families and communities for health, justice and hope.

To learn more about LCS visit their website at http://lcsnw.org

LCS offers a fun, progressive, and dynamic workplace culture that celebrates work-life balance with a 37.5 hour work week.  The robust benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, pharmacy and pet insurance.  They offer a rich time off policy and a 403(b) Retirement plan, with employer contributions and matching after meeting eligibility requirements.  The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is designed to help support you and your family during times of need to face life’s challenges.  They also protect you with company sponsored short-term, long-term, and life insurance.  LCS offers paid sabbaticals to take time off work to do the things you want to do to refresh and rejuvenate!  Also student loan forgiveness for rural areas.

Job Description

This is a professional position requiring the application of specialized knowledge in the area of mental health diagnosis and intervention.  LCS provides county mental health services incorporating a recovery-focused model of treatment drawing on the strengths of individuals and families served. Work is conducted on an independent basis but is regularly reviewed to ensure that caseload is properly managed, clients are progressing satisfactorily, and treatments and interventions are done in accordance with regulations.  Case assignments may require considerable judgement and discretion.  The need to deliver services is sometimes unscheduled and crisis oriented, occasionally during evenings, weekends, or holidays.  Most tasks are governed by well-established policies, procedures, regulations, and difficult cases are taken under continual direct supervision.

Qualifications

  • Must meet State or Oregon Administrative Rule (OAR) requirements for a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW).
  • Licensure as LCSW for Medicare.

 

Additional Information

If you don’t meet the above requirements but still think you’re the perfect candidate for this position – let us know why. Send your resume along with a message describing your interest in the position. All inquiries are completely confidential. We look forward to hearing from you.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and should be submitted by Friday, October 4, 2019 for priority consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Lutheran Community Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diverse perspectives and life experiences. Applicants will be considered regardless of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, sexual orientations, or gender identity.

Accommodations for people with disabilities are provided upon request.

 

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