Wednesday , April 17 2024

Embassy Job Opportunities – Social Worker

Website US Embassy

Job Description:

Social workers at this level are licensed or certified to independently practice social work. Incumbents are assigned to all program areas, including, but not limited to the following: inpatient or outpatient medicine, surgery, mental health, neurology, specialty medicine, rehabilitation medicine, and geriatrics. The incumbent provides professional, independent social work services in the assigned area.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The social worker conducts timely assessment of at-risk Veterans in crisis to identify immediate needs, evaluate risk, and initiate safety plan as appropriate.
  • Assessing and documenting identified behaviors or symptoms of abuse, neglect, exploitation and/or intimate partner violence.
  • The social worker establishes and maintains ongoing education programs for Veterans, community agencies, students, and staff, to facilitate understanding of social work interventions specific to the Veteran/Military population.
  • Use of clinical social work skills and knowledge to maintain Veteran privacy and confidentiality per policies, handbooks or directives.

Job Requirements:

  • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
  • Subject to a background/security investigation
  • Must be proficient in written and spoken English
  • You may be required to serve a probationary period
  • You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
  • Designated and/or random drug testing may be required

Job Details:

Company: US Embassy

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: St Petersburg, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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