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Universal Health Services
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Fairmount Behavioral Health System is currently seeking a full time Social Work position. The full time Social Worker schedule is Monday through Friday. Applicants must have a Master's degree in Social Work with a PA Social Work License preferred. Applicant must have experience working with a psychiatric behavioral health population, preferably in an inpatient setting.

The Social Worker provides clinical social work services on a designated unit in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Fairmount Behavioral Health System and the NASW. The Social Worker is responsible for psychosocial assessments, individual, group and family therapy, participation in treatment team planning, processing commitments, discharge planning/case management service, crisis intervention and liaison services with referral sources and other departments within the hospital.

Located on a beautiful 27-acre wooded campus, Fairmount Behavioral Health System is the largest freestanding behavioral health hospital in Southeastern Pennsylvania. Fairmount is a private 239-bed behavioral health facility that specializes in treatment for children, adolescents and adults. We provide acute inpatient psychiatric, residential drug/alcohol detoxification and rehabilitation and acute partial hospitalization programs. We are now offering Gender-Responsive and Trauma-Informed Treatment for Adolescent Girls and Adult Women. For 90 years, Fairmount has been a major regional resource for individuals experiencing psychiatric, behavioral or addiction issues.

Fairmount Behavioral Health offers competitive employee benefits including but not limited to; Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance. 401K with company match and a stock option plan. Tuition reimbursement and a wide variety of other benefit options.

Job Requirements

All viable candidates for the Social Work position must have a Master's degree in Social Work/Social Services. Licensure is preferred but not required for this position. Previous Social Work experience is required, preferably within an inpatient Psychiatric setting.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to demonstrate competency in the criteria listed above. We would prefer an applicant with knowledge of case management, discharge planning, group leadership skills, age-specific growth and development, crisis and behavior management, family therapy theory and practice. The applicant also must demonstrate flexibility for reassignment to units providing care to varied populations including children, adolescents, and adults in an inpatient and partial hospital setting.


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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-22

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