Social Worker III

*Please reference job #201518 when applying

·        Responsible for providing direct assessment and treatment of assigned caseload of children with psychiatric disorders, including individual, group and family modalities, in both licensed outpatient and off-site settings.

·        Completes a thorough initial assessment with each client to determine appropriateness for admission.

·        Completes required admission paperwork and admits appropriate clients to the program as per policy and regulations.

·        Produces accurate, timely and professionally formulated progress notes after each session or interaction that reflects the client's status, progress, and treatment plan goals.

·        Completes case record self-audits on each client's chart as required.

·        Promptly and actively communicates with the client's family and designated collaterals and service providers.

·        Conducts home visits as per MCI policy and regulations.

·        Discharges clients per MCI policy.  Promptly completes discharge summaries and sends a copy to the appropriate referral sources as per policy and regulations.

·        Position requires working non-traditional hours, must be able to work two evenings per week.

Must possess New York State license (LMSW, LCSW, LCSW-R, LMHC) with two years of professional mental health experience.

Please send resumes to:

Human Resources

741 Delaware Avenue

Buffalo, NY 14209