Social Worker - Nebraska Licensed or Provisional

$19.00 - $31.00 hourly
  • Signet Health
  • Sep 16, 2022
Full time Case Management Licensed Mental Health Professional Licensed Professional Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Signet Health has an immediate opening for a Nebraska licensed counselor/therapist equivalent license with our program at in St. Paul, Nebraska.    Provisional licensees are invited to apply!

We offer a market-competitive salary with a generous benefits package including medical - dental - vision - life - disability - 401k, and generous PTO.

The therapist/counselor provides guidance to senior adults who are dealing with behavioral health issues. 

 To be considered for the Therapist/Counselor position, you can be licensed in Nebraska as any of the following:  

  1. Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP) - or
  2. Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP) - or
  3. Licensed Mental Health Social Worker (LMSW) - or
  4. Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  5. Provisional social workers are invited to apply; please indicate how many hours you have and your anticipated completion date.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities include:

  • Clinical duties of patient care.
  • Therapy: individual, group, and family with comprehensive assessment and individualized treatment goals.
  • Complete documentation under Medicare regulations.
  • Case management/Coordination of care.
  • Communication skills with Physicians.
  • Maintain appropriate boundaries and adhere to all ethical considerations for the mental health practitioner.

Skills needed: 

  • Clinical/case management tasks
  • Critical thinking and decision-making skills
  • Clinical emergencies/crisis intervention skills
  • Mental health services - treatment plans
  • DSM-IV TR (DSM V) - Diagnostic tool/Patient assessment
  • Good communication skills - oral/written
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to work with diverse patient/staff populations
  • Teamwork
  • Compliance with federal, state, and agency regulations

Education:

  • Master's level - Social Work (MSW), Counseling (Psychology, Counseling, Marriage Family Therapist) or related field from an accredited program and behavioral health experience (post-graduate) from an accredited program and completion of clinical training hours necessary to achieve independent licensure.

 Licensure/Certification- Current Nebraska license as one of the following:

  1. Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner (LIMHP)   - or
  2. Licensed Mental Health Practitioner (LMHP)  Required - or
  3. Licensed Mental Health Social Worker (LMSW)   - or
  4. Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  5. Provisional social workers are invited to apply; please indicate how many hours you have and your anticipated completion date.

Other Salary Information

salary depends on licensure and experience.

Loan Forgiveness?

No

Additional Keywords

social worker, counselor, therapist, mental health, psychiatry, psychiatric, behavioral health