|Job Title||Social Worker Principal/UKHC|
|Department Name||7H361:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - INFECTIO|
|Type of Position||Staff|
|Position Time Status||Full-Time|
|Required Education|| |
|Click here for more information about equivalencies:||http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies|
|Required Related Experience|| |
|Required License/Registration/Certification|| |
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
|Physical Requirements|| |
On occasion, may lift objects up to 50 lbs
Days Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm. Other days and hours as needed.
|Job Summary|| |
The Bluegrass Care Clinic is a Ryan White federal grantee clinic charged with the mission of providing medical services to HIV positive patients.
The person selected for this position will be responsible for individual and/or group therapy as well as substance abuse counseling.
Applicants must be a licensed clinical social worker at the time of hire. Minorities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
|Skills / Knowledge / Abilities|| |
Excellent listening and communication skills. Knowledge of motivational interviewing and substance abuse counseling. Experience with brief interventions and long term therapeutic care.
|Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?||No|
|Preferred Education/Experience|| |
MSW plus LCSW plus four or more years related experience preferred.
|Deadline to Apply||03/11/2019|
|University Community of Inclusion|| |
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.
Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.